The Trade Union Bill and Beyond

With the government’s ideological and damaging Trade Union Bill currently being debated in the Lords, Class, together with the Institute of Employment Rights (IER) and the Campaign for Trade Union Freedom (CTUF), are holding a public meeting to discuss the undemocratic nature of the government’s Bill and the next steps for the trade union movement.

Speakers include:

  • Angela Eagle MPShadow Secretary of State BIS
  • Christine BlowerGeneral Secretary NUT
  • Dave Ward, General Secretary CWU
  • Mick CashGeneral Secretary RMT
  • Professor Keith Ewing, IER
  • John Hendy QCIER
  • Sally HuntGeneral Secretary UCU
  • Paul NowakTUC Assistant General Secretary
  • Mark Serwotka, General Secretary PCS
  • Dave Prentis, General Secretary UNISON
  • Fátima Aguado Queipo, International Secretary FSC-CCOO
  • Steve Turner, Unite AGS & Chair People’s Assembly
  • Mick Whelan, General Secretary ASLEF
  • Dave Ward, General Secretary CWU

What: The Trade Union Bill and Beyond
When: Thursday 11 February 2016, 6:30pm
Where: NUT Hamilton House, Mabledon Place London WC1H 9BD

The event, which is part of the TUC’s heartUnions week, is free and open to anyone to attend.

More information can be found on the IER website.