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Date: 20th March 2015

Unions21 pre-election conference 2015

WHERE: Leeds City Museum

WHEN: 10.30am-3.30pm Friday 20th March 2015

Launch of new publication on regional inequality, session on trade union innovation, general election question time.

Speakers to include: DIANA JOHNSON MP, Paul Nowak TUC AGS, Megan Dobney (Regional Secretary SERTUC), Glenn Turp (RCN Regional Director for Yorks & Humber), Paul Chatterton (Leeds Uni), Tosh McDonald (President ASLEF), Stephen Spence (AGS Equity), Jane Lancastle (Prospect Wales), Duncan Exley (Director, Equality Trust).

GENERAL ELECTION QUESTION TIME with David Skelton (Conservatives), Helen Flynn (Lib Dem), Oliver Coppard (Labour)

DELEGATE RATE £50 - delegates usually seek sponsorship from their union

Lunch provided.

For further information or to register contact dwhittle@atl.org.uk

The union role in making Britain's creative industries successful and fair

Date: 22nd September 2014

MONDAY 12.30-14.00

Room: Coal Store conference room at the People's History Museum, Manchester (Unions21 events space)

Speakers: Helen Goodman MP, Shadow Minister for Culture, Media and Sport; Gerry Morrissey - General secretary of BECTU, John Smith, General secretary of the Musicians' Union

REFRESHMENTS: Lunch provided - 3 sandwich options & 3 finger buffet options. Includes crisps, fresh fruit and soft drinks

Valuing Young Workers

Date: 22nd September 2014

MONDAY 15.00-16.30

The Coal Store Conference Room, People's History Museum, Manchester

This event will debate key issues for a new generation of workers, including skills, unpaid internships and low pay.

SPEAKERS include Stephanie Peacock, Labour's Parliamentary Candidate for Halesowen & Rowley Regis, Toni Pearce, NUS president, Chris Hares, Campaigns Manager for Intern Aware, Wes Streeting Labour Party's Parliamentary Candidate for Ilford North for the 2015 General Election and Croydon Councillor Emily Benn

REFRESHMENTS Tea, coffee and biscuits