Monthly Archives: April 2017

Vote for an End to Public Service Privatisations

The General Election is an opportunity to vote on issues wider than BREXIT, such as the end of public services privatisations, such as the railways and the energy network. Southern Rail and Thames Link have demonstrated the worst aspects of … Continue reading

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Labour’s plan for better rights for workers

The next Labour government will bring in a 20 point plan for security and equality at work: Give all workers equal rights from day one, whether part-time or full-time, temporary or permanent – so that all workers have the same … Continue reading

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Combined Diary of Events May

This posting has been created as lots of dates of events in May have been spread across several previous posts. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10.00am-6.00pm (last entry 5.30pm). Black Sound Exhibition. Black British Music’s Journey of Creative Independence This exhibition tells the story of … Continue reading

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History events at 29 April

Tuesday 2 May.  7-9pm. Hunting The Hun. Talk by Liz O’Donnell, Rosie Serdiville and Silvie Fisch discuss the project about the lives of people from German communities and their relations to the indigenous population in the North East of England … Continue reading

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1 May and campaigning for workers safety and rights

(From Organising Committee website) Monday 1 May. 12 noon. Annual May Day March Many Croydon trade unionists will be supporting Monday’s annual 1 May March. Assemble Clerkenwell Green. 12 noon. March to Trafalgar Square 1 pm. Fighting Austerity – Fighting … Continue reading

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Croydon news at 29 April

The threat to Croydon Uni A&E The outcome of the General Election will determine whether the NHS continues to be deprived of resources, face increased privatisation and accelerated hospital closures. The defence of Croydon University Hospital A&E from potential closure … Continue reading

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Croydon Events at 29 April

Tuesday 2 May. 10.30–12.30pm. What does good public engagement look like? Speakers: John Mcdonnell, MP; Mark Serwotka, PCS General Secretary; Kiri Tunks, NUT Vice-President;and from the RMT Southern, BECTU cinemas, and ECHR disputes, UNITE and on behalf of migrant workers. … Continue reading

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