Meetings and events
Demonstrate against austerity and to defend the NHS. For a one day general strike to defend our social wage, jobs and public services.
The RMT will be running coaches to :
The TUC at Bournemouth Sunday 8th September coach leaves from outside British Library, Euston Road at 0745 hours. Free for RMT members £10 others.
Lobby of Tory conference NHS march Sunday 29th September same departure details and cost as above.
Contact John Reid Secretary LTRC to book your place - regionalsecretary@rmtlondoncalling,org.uk
join the demonstration on Monday 12th august in support of the J33 0800 hours London Bridge Tooley St exit.
JUSTICE FOR THE 33
We are demonstrating today in support of the J33, workers who were sacked just before Christmas 2012.
FRIDAY: 23rd August 2013
1100 – 2100hrs Bernie Grant Centre
TOTTENHAM LONDON N15 4RX: Nearest Tube Seven Sisters
Arnold Tjihuiko of Namibia
South West Africa, as Namibia was once known, was the testing ground for Nazi Germany first Concentration camp where millions were murdered. We say ...
On Thursday 22nd August, 1830 at Downing Street the first reparation demo will be held as part of the Annual Reparation Conference, which is backed by the RMT and other unions.
We note the report from the meeting of our London Cycle Hire representatives and members, who are determined to pursue their fight for better treatment at work.
Accordingly, we instruct the General Secretary to:
- promote to members the mass meeting on Tuesday 30 July at 6pm at the Chapel pub, opposite the workplace, by sending a personal invitation by post to every member involved; and through emails and text message reminders
- ensure that at the meeting, up-to-date reports are given from talks with the employer, and on progress in achieving recognition
Gary Carney will be doing a sponsored Sky dive on Friday 26th July to raise funds for the Brian Munro Cancer Fighting Fund.
Please give generously.
You can sponsor Gary's skydive by clicking the button at the top of this page.
Please remember to quote "GARY CARNEY SKYDIVE" in the sellers instructions if you are using Paypal.
Read more about the Brian Munro Cancer Fighting Fund, and why it was set up here.
Win a shedload of rare and fantastic Robb Johnson stuff and help the Brian Munro Cancer Fighting Fund!Submitted by admin on 13 July, 2013 - 13:20
Folk/rock lefty singer-songwriter Robb Johnson has donated some really great prizes for a fundraising raffle. Tickets are £1 each, and you can buy them online by clicking the 'Donate' button on this page (add 'Robb Johnson Raffle' and your email address to the seller instruction box once the link has taken you to our PayPal page).
The Raffle will be held at Tolpuddle on Sunday 21st of July. Last online purchases must be made by 1200 noon on Friday 19th July.
From RMT General Secretary Bob Crow
Transport for London cuts –
Protest at Greater London Assembly at 9am on Wednesday 17 July
Transport for London is planning hundreds of job losses and extensive changes to contracts affecting workers on the Tube and on London Overground.
The details are currently unclear but as we know, TfL have already announced their intention to introduce Driver Only Operation throughout the whole LOROL network. Cuts are unacceptable, and we are pressing for TfL to halt its plans and to engage with us now.
Delegates to this year’s 2-day TUC lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Conference 2013 (27th/28th June) discussed a wide range of issues including homophobic hate crime, International LGBT rights, resisting the government’s austerity policy, solidarity for transgender workers, homophobia in sport, and young homeless LGBT people. The conference was well attended, with over 200 delegates. 4 RMT delegates attended the conference, plus a retired RMT member observer.
Both RMT motions sent to this year’s conference carried unanimous.
John will be running the 'National Lottery Anniversary Run' on 21st July 2013 in aid of the Brian Munro Cancer Fighting Fund. The 5 mile course will traverse the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park before reaching a thrilling conclusion on the track inside the Stadium.
You can sponsor John here. Funds will go to the Brian Munro Cancer Fighting Fund. Please add to the 'seller instruction' that you are sponsoring John Kennedy.
The 'Underground Celtic Supporters Club' is offering two fantastic prizes for a raffle in support of the Brian Munro Cancer Fighting Fund.
You could win:
Read more to see how.