Camden Trades Council

Uniting workers and communities in the London Borough of Camden

SERTUC newsletter 44

SERTUC conferences with ACAS:
·         East of England Bury St Edmunds Monday 18 March there is a charge of £10 + VAT. With Megan Dobney SERTUC, Ed Sweeney ACAS, Peter Harwood ACAS, Binder Bansel Pattinson & Brewer, Gavin Edwards Unison (facility time), John Hendy QC (the right to strike), Fiona Neathey
·         London Congress House Thursday 7 February. With Megan Dobney SERTUC, Ed Sweeney ACAS, Peter Harwood ACAS, Paul Statham Pattinson & Brewer, Gavin Edwards Unison and Bob Stapley NUT (facility time)
SERTUC International Committee
Draws to your attention Palestinian Working Women conference Friday 8 March, Nazareth, more information
Union actions
Unite is asking for help in its dispute at Amnesty International. AI members should attend the Extraordinary General Meeting on Saturday 12 January. See and contact Unite officer Alan Scott on 07980 721 411
Trade Council actions
Cambridge trades council supporting Cambridge United opposing the EDL’s proposed visit on Saturday 23 February
Trades Councils programme of work agreed by the TUCJCC and available here
Labour Market Report number 32 December
Other actions/information
Vic Turner of the Pentonville 5 has died. Tribute here Funeral Friday 18 January, 2.45pm, City of London Crematorium
National Pensioners Convention one day conference “Better Public Transport” Thursday 28 February 11am London
Unite Against Fascism demonstration in solidarity with Greek anti-fascists Saturday 19 January 12 noon London
UpRise 2013 festival will be all over Peckham Sunday 29 September
GFTU Young Members national youth conference Friday 8 to Sunday 10 March Staffordshire, more from Judith Jackson or 
GFTU courses open to all trade unionists
Kent Morning Star Group putting on “The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists” in Faversham Saturday 16 February – do you want to attend or sponsor? See
Cuba Solidarity Campaign Young Trade Unionists’ May Day Brigade to Cuba 25 April to 7 May 2013
Philosophy Football event to mark the 70th anniversary of the victory at Stalingrad Saturday 2 February with Trans-Siberian March Band or 01273 472 721
TSSA vacancies, closing date Monday 7 January, Senior Regional Organiser, Helpdesk Organiser, Learning Organiser see

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