Black Country Diary Dates 2014

List of local events in the Black Country 

Black Country Diary dates 2014:

 

Thursday 27th February 5pm protest against budget cuts, Walsall Council House, Leicester Street, Walsall Read more

Tuesday 4th March 5.30pm; lobby/protest against Wolverhampton Labour coucil plan to privatise all of Adults and Childrens services NO cuts NO privatisation.

Tuesday March 4th @7pm Fords Dagenham speaker Lamp Tavern, High Street, Dudley DY1 1QT Read more: Fords Dagenham speaker
 
Wednesday 5th March 5.45pm; lobby/protests against Wolverhampton Council - NO cuts NO privatisation. Up to 2,000 local jobs could be axed by Wolverhampton's Labour council by 2015 after they announced a further £66.7million of cuts to local public services.

Saturday 15th March National People's Assembly conference London

Wednesday 19th March 5.45pm; lobby/protests against Wolverhampton Council - NO cuts NO privatisation. Up to 2,000 local jobs could be axed by Wolverhampton's Labour council by 2015 after they announced a further £66.7million of cuts to local public services.

Wednesday 19th March Budget Day protest 'Britain needs a pay rise'

Thursday 20th March WB&DTUC meeting interested trades unionists and those interested in joining a union are invited 7.15pm Wolverhampton Civic Centre (Wulfruna Street entrance) 3rd floor room 2 Read more: WB&DTUC meeting

Saturday 22nd March national demonstration against racism & fascism 

Wednesday 26th March Walsall Against Cuts meeting 6.30pm Royal Hotel WS1 2EL Read more

TUC courses sign up now.....for April 2014 Read more: Trade union courses in Wolverhampton
 
Saturday 26th April Love Music Hate Racism festival Dudley Town Hall

Monday 28th April 12.30pm Cenotaph Wolverhampton - Workers Memorial day events also in Dudley & Walsall

Thursday 1st May 7pm annual International Workers day celebrations Pegasus, Wolverhampton WV6 0QQ

Saturday 7th June  tenth Midlands TUC Cradley Women's Chainmakers' festival will be in Bearmore Mound Playing Fields, Cradley Heath, B64 6DU

Saturday 21st June People's Assembly national demonstration London

 

 

recent activities:

Monday 3rd February @5pm Kevin Courtney, Deputy General Secretary NUT to speak.  refreshments from 4.30pm @ Ramada Hotel Telford, Forgegate, TELFORD TF3 4NA (parking on site, easily accessible from M54 Junction 5). This visit coincides with current NUT/NASUWT talks in relation to further national strike. Everyone welcome. Read more: Kevin Courtney

Tuesday 4th February  STAND UP FOR COUNCIL SERVICES UNISON is calling on all members in Local government to join workplace lunchtime protests and speak up for services and pay. Read more

Wednesday 5th February at the Civic Centre Wolverhampton from 5pm Lobby of Wolverhampton Council Against cuts including Save Central Baths campaign which will be debated. Read more: Wolverhampton Council - NO cuts NO privatisation

Thursday 6th February - UNISON in HE also on strike on same national pay dispute as the current UCU

strikes details: https://www.unison.org.uk/at-work/education-services/key-issues/he-pay-dispute/home/

Monday 10 February 9am-11am University strike UCU at Wolves University, Wulfruna St will hold a 2-hour strike  Read more: University strike

Wednesday 19th February 8am @  Atos, Wolverhampton Assessment Centre, Ground Floor and First Floor, 15-17 Pearl Assurance House, Waterloo Road, Wolverhampton, WV1 4DJ. Read more: anti-Atos protest 10,600 disabled people died within 6 weeks of their disability benefits being stopped by Atos/DWP between January and November 2011, and then they stopped counting.  There will be 144 simultaneous demonstrations outside Atos centres all over Britain called by the group Anonymoushttps://www.facebook.com/ATOSNationalDemo

Thursday 20th February  next WB&DTUC meeting interested trades unionists and those interested in joining a union are invited 7.15pm Wolverhampton Civic Centre (Wulfruna Street entrance) 3rd floor room 2 Read more: next WB&DTUC meeting

Saturday 22 February  Crisis in the NHS conference on the dangers of Privatisation 11.30am to 4pm Priory Rooms, 40 Bull Street, Birmingham B4 6AF Read more: NHS conference

Saturday 22 February 10am-5pm Womens Assembly Against Austerity, Conway Hall, Red Lion St, London

Wednesday 26th February Walsall Against Cuts meeting 6.30pm Royal Hotel WS1 2EL Read more

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