RMT's Annual General Meeting, held in Newcastle 21-25 June 2015, passed the following resolution unanimously. It was submitted by Central Line East branch and proposed by delegate Janine Booth, who is also a sessional tutor at WEA London and a Unite member.
South East Region Trades Union Congress
Creative and Leisure Industries Committee Conference
“The future of arts and culture in Britain"
** Including Workshops
1 - 6pm (followed by social event 6 - 8pm, including Janine performing poetry!)
Venue: Congress House, 23-28 Great Russell St, Greater London WC1B 3LS
FREE ADMISSION (booking essential)
I will be running a workshop on Autism in the Workplace at the NASUWT South East Regional Conference at the Oxford Hotel, Oxvford.
Rhyming in support of cinema workers fighting for a living wage, better working conditions and union recognition.
On 11 October 2014, I was the guest speaker at the Disability Conference of the Communication Workers' Union (CWU), held in Leeds. I addressed the conference about Autism in the Workplace, and got great feedback from delegates!
Here's an interesting one from back in 2009:
One of RMT's equality reps emailed me a few questions for a course he is doing. I thought it might be worth sharing the questions and my replies with website readers.
1. What do you think are the key equality issues in the workplace?
In October 2010, French rail workers were on strike. I sent this message of support to them.
I am writing on behalf of the London Transport Region of the National Union of Rail Maritime and Transport Workers (RMT) here in the UK.