President: Dave Cole (NUT) Vice-President: Marie Taylor (CYWU-Unite)
Fri Feb 26th 7.30pm Defend Jobs& Services Support People’s Charter
B’ham Council House room3/4 – speakers Jeremy Corbyn MP, Joe Morgan GMB, Salma Yaqoob Respect, Dot Gibson NPC – organised by Birm TUC
speaker confirmed @WB&DTUC March 18th – Chris Smiles, Enterprise on workplace recycling
Pensioners TU Action Assoc. National day of action Thurs 1st April – We’re No Fools
Workers’ Memorial Day 28th April – we ordered 2,500 flyers and have 1,300 spare for branches to use – copies in mailing and on website – contact Secretary. Consultation outcome – see separate report
Hope Not Hate anti-fascist timetable:
6 March event aimed at women to coincide with International Women’s Day????
26/27 March – there will be another Weekend of Action in Wolverhampton
Sunday 4th April – UAF counter-demo against ‘English Defence League’ march in Dudley
17 April – National Day of Action – encourage our activists to support an event in Stoke-on-Trent, a priority area.
26 April – Union Monday, encourage trade unions to do some campaigning
Sat. 1 May Wolverhampton May Day annual event anti-fascist theme
Report on update of our history – a digital version of the current history first 125 years has been produced which needs proof-reading.
Contact Dave Cole NUT to volunteer to help complete the 150years edition.
ATL, Community Hall Palm & 4333 branches, CWU W’ton, CWU WMids& Worcs, NASUWT, NUT, POA, UNISON General, UNISON Healthcare, UNITE 3120M, 5/748, 5/998, 5/836 & 0758M
###other 2010 branch affiliations to the Trades Council are now overdue####