Meetings and events
The RMT will hold a demonstration opposing the closure of Whitechapel ticket office on Saturday 19th October between 09.30am and 10.30am, outside Whitechapel station.
Everyone is welcome to attend, so please feel free to spread the word to anyone you think would be interested.
Attached is a poster, which you can display in your workplace.
See you there.
East Ham Branch, RMT
Congress deplores the fact that being gay is illegal in 76 countries, and in 10 of these it is punishable by death or imprisonment. It is also well known that LGBT people in many more regions around the world are victims of violence, such as targeted killings, violent assaults and torture.
Congress therefore looks to the TUC to help the campaign to end discrimination against LGBT people around the world as a human rights principle generally and also to be able to respond swiftly to international events, prioritising case-by-case incidents.
Congress calls on the General Council to:
The 33 RMT members sacked by LUL must be given permanent jobs
RMT General Secretary Bob Crow has joined our Monday morning protest - have you?
A demo takes place each Monday morning to heap pressure on the tube bosses.
Justice for the 33 campaign. Sack the agency not the workers.
Please come and support RMT members who worked for over 5 years on LUL but have now been dropped by after being promised permanent jobs
Monday mornings at thw Tooley Street exit of London Bridge 0800 - 1000
Sign the petition at http://www.rmtlondoncalling.org.uk/node/3898
Control room upgrades - how will the affect me?
- The farcical SCAC recruitment process
- Instructor roles for LIS / DRM
- Waterloo & City Line upgrade
- Barking cabin regrade
- Misuse of 'Corrective Actions Plans'
- Salary disparity
- Equal pay for all
The meeting will be held at Unity House 11am on 26th Spetember.
Justice For The 33
"This region calls on the national executive to enact the request for a ballot for industrial action regarding the issue of casualisation of labour on LUL and the re -instatement of the workers known as the J33 into permanent positions". Finsbury Park
We are dismayed to learn that on July 4th London Mayor Boris Johnson again called for driverless trains to be introduced on the Underground. He informed the media that LUL will never again order trains with driver’s cabs.
The RMT has hired a coach for both the lobby of the TUC conference, and a lobby of the upcoming Tory conference. These coaches are now available to non members for £10.
Lobby of the TUC for a general strike
Sunday 8th September 2013, Pick up 07.45 British Library, Euston Road next to kings cross. Lobby of the TUC , Bournemouth. Return Same day roughly 20.00. RMT Members free, non RMT £10......THIS COACH IS NOW OPEN TO NON RMT MEMBERS. To book your place , email Rossmarshallrmt [at] gmail.com or text 07401144419
Lobby of the Tory party conference
scroll down to watch the live stream
The Legothon is back! But this time with a twist. Over two days in the Pembury Tavern in Hackney, 23 people will each do there bit to build a Lego Death Star.
Once again, all money raised will go to the Brian Munro Cancer Fighting Fund. Find out more details about the fund here.
You can donate by clicking the donate button, or make a pledge to us via our Facebook page which is: www.facebook.com/brianmunrocancerfightingfund.
The RMT will be joining the 'Hate Homiphobia, Love Russia' demo; in protest of Russia's anti-gay laws, on September 3rd. All RMT members are invited to attend.
Below is detail of the demo from the Peter Tatchell Foundation.
Love Russia, Hate Homophobia - G20 Day of Action
Join us Tuesday 3 September, two days before the G20 summit
5-8pm, Downing Street, London SW1
A Day of Action - Love Russia, Hate Homophobia - will be held in London on Tuesday 3 September, just two days before the G20 summit opens in St Petersburg, Russia, hosted by President Putin.
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.