WB&DTUC Secretary’s Report May 2014
At our last delegate meeting, Wolverhampton, Bilston & District Trades Union Council took the decision to continue our successful policy of campaigning against the fascist BNP whenever they stand. BNP standing in Bushbury North and Springvale again (but no longer Bilston N) in the May 22nd local council elections, same candidates also in euro-election.
60 person-hours volunteering needed to leaflet 10,000 homes.
Leafleting sessions of anti-BNP material will be:
Saturday 10th May10.30am meet @Three Tuns shopping arcade/Wing Wah top of Stafford Rd, 499 Stafford Road, Fordhouses, Wolverhampton WV10 6RR
Sunday 11th May 10.30am @Turmeric Indian Restaurant (Copper Bowl)
200 Birmingham New Road, Wolverhampton WV4 6NZ
Friday 16th May 7pm@Springvale Library off Lawnswood Avenue top of Birmingham New RdWV4 6SG
Saturday 17th May10.30am Springvale @ Turmeric Indian Restaurant (Copper Bowl),
200 Birmingham New Road, WV4 6NZ
Sunday 18th May 10.30am Bushbury N @ shops/library Hellier rd off Northwood Park WV10 8ED
Saturday 7th June 2014 -we have a stall at the tenth Midlands TUC Cradley Women’s Chainmakers’ festival Bearmore Mound Playing Fields, Cradley Heath, B64 6DU
on Friday 6th June Friday night at the Chainmakers @ Leftfield Marquee in Bearmore Park
60 people came to our 23rd annual Workers’ Memorial Day
1st May event, it was well attended all night
about 300 came, 200 free meals served, 3,500 local homes leafleted.
£500 of £1,400 still to raise