The general election in the Region in brief…
There are 73 constituencies in London – 45 are now held by Labour (up seven from 2010)
Greens hold Brighton Pavilion
Labour holds Oxford East, Southampton Test, Slough
Labour loses Southampton Itchen
Labour gains Hove
(four seats as before)
East of England
Labour hold Luton South, Luton North
Labour gain Cambridge, Norwich South
(up two from 2010)
SERTUC Annual Report 2015
SERTUC training for sub-group activists
Effective Participation in Meetings training day https://sertucresources., Congress House - details here:
SERTUC TU Education
Gender, Globalisation and Poverty Reduction course for union reps at South Thames College(3 days)
uk for more information
Red Ladder theatre special offer
Discounted rate of £10 (instead of £25) for double bill Hurling Rubble at the Sun and Hurling Rubble at the Moon Finsbury Park London, promo code SERTUC10 see https://www.parktheatre.co.uk/
whats-on/hurling-rubble-at- the-sun and https://www.parktheatre.co.uk/ whats-on/hurling-rubble-at- the-moon
UCU and Unison Stop the Cuts at London Met University
Lobby London Met Board of Governors Tuesday 12 May 4.30pm see https://uculondonmet.
Supporting Hastings Palestine Solidarity with The Freedom Theatre of Jenin with The Siege
thefreedomtheatreukfriends. com/#!about2/c2448 or contact Ian Stewart email@example.com
Meeting Tuesday 12 May 7.30pm, campaigning priorities in the wake of the general election with Megan Dobney, SERTUC Regional Secretary, at the View Hotel
Contact Dave Brinson firstname.lastname@example.org.
The trades council is being re-built! Please share with your Hillingdon members... next meeting on Tuesday 26 May at 7.15pm in Uxbridge, contact acting secretary email@example.com
Lilburne Night seminar/discussion
Friday 15 May 7.30pm With Ted Vallance, John Rees, Ann Hughes
Alvescot, Oxfordshire https://levellersday.
Levellers Day march, rally and debate
Saturday 16 May 10.30am With Professor Danny Dorling, Melissa Benn, Kevin Courtney (NUT), Paul Mackney, Rev Mark Chapman, Sea Green Singers, Cry Havoc, Woodcraft Folk
Burford, Oxfordshire https://levellersday.
The Hurriers, Mike Jackson (Lesbian & Gays Support the Miners)With Christine Blower (NUT), Matt Wrack (FBU),
Ruskin College Oxford
BA and MA International Labour & Trade Union Studies, recruiting now for September 2015
Vigil in memory of Irish famine victims
Sunday 10 May 4pm Congress House London with John McDonnell MP and Jim Kelly, SERTUC Vice President, firstname.lastname@example.org
Working Class Heroes
Project website celebrating working class campaigns and commemorations including many photos of the London May Day march and rallyhttp://www.workingclassheroes.
International Brigade in Reading
Rededication of the memorial Sunday 10 May see http://www.international-
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