Thursday, 29 August 2013

Events and Social Media Update

As the summer draws to a close there are many events against austerity being organised in September. Some of these, like the public meeting on the 18th (see below) are building for the demo at the end of the month outside Tory Conference in Manchester against the destruction of the NHS. Book your seat on the coach from Brighton using this link 
With so much going, for instance the emergency protest against attacking Syria (this Saturday see below) the Trades Council is updating its internet and social media presence.
So please like/follow/look at our
Thursday 29th August
Organising meeting & banner making for the Labour Party conference demo on Sept 22nd
Cowley Club (back entrance in Providence Place) 7.30pm
There will be a march/rally/banner drops/stalls/leaflets/posters/chalk stencils etc so something for everyone
Saturday 31st August
Don’t Attack Syria
Protest midday Old Steine War Memorial
Saturday 7th September
Brighton People's Assembly Undercover University
Steine Gardens 12-6pm
An afternoon of educational events around austerity & the alternatives
Sunday 8th September
Lobby of TUC in Bournemouth for co-ordinated fight back and 24hr General Strike
Email for minibus places
August 29th to September 4th
DPAC Week of Action
local events/actions to be confirmed
Wednesday 11th September
Full Trades Council Meeting
King and Queen 8pm
All trade union members welcome
Wednesday 18th September
Defend the NHS Public Meeting 
7.30 pm Friends Meeting House, Ship St, Brighton.
Speakers Dr Lucy Reynolds, Caroline Lucas MP, Gary Palmer and Stephen McLean will challenge the government’s austerity arguments and help build for the upcoming demonstration outside Tory conference
Sunday 22 September  Brighton Centre/Seafront 
Demo at the Labour Party Conference - Lest They Forget
Saturday 29 September  Manchester 
Defend the NHS Protest at the Tory Party Conference
Thursday 24th October
Zero Hours and Workfare Our Employment Rights Under Attack Public Meeting
Brighton Trades Council and Brighton Benefits Campaign Meeting
Friends Meeting House 7:30pm