video of fantastic rally in Shrewsbury in protest at cuts to public sector services and jobs.

Saturday February 19th - organisers: Shropshire and Telford Trades Union Council & Shropshire Fights Back march from the Shirehall car park   rally in the Square

speakers included:

Peter Murray, President of the National Union of Journalists; 

Roger McKenzie, Assistant General Secretary of UNISON

Tony Conway PCS national executive member  

Roger Bannister, UNISON national executive member 

 

poster here: frontpage + reverse side

Organisers said the rally was entertaining, with music and a carnival atmosphere.

 the newspaper report here includes our positive response, giving the TUC's alternative policies.

The Shrewsbury event was one of a series being held around the country, leading up to a major demonstration in London on March 26.