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Workers Memorial Day in Bristol

Workers Memorial Day in Bristol

Workers Memorial Day was on Sunday 28 April.  There was a gathering for all faiths and none at the Cathedral, College Green from 1pm to 2pm, and then a wreath laying at the Workers’ Memorial Plaque in Castle Park at 2.30pm. Speakers included the NUJ’s General Secretary Michelle Stanistreet.  Journalists are among those workers killed […]

DM 2011: What happened?

DM 2011: What happened?

SEVEN members of Bristol NUJ have returned from the union’s Delegate Meeting having played their part in shaping the future of the organisation for the next 18 months.

Event: TUC General Secretary Brendan Barber in Bristol

Event: TUC General Secretary Brendan Barber in Bristol

Brendan Barber, General Secretary of the TUC, will speak in Bristol on 6 April about Britain at the crossroads, the fastest and deepest cuts in living memory, and the alternative

This was the real 'Big Society'

This was the real ‘Big Society’

On 26 March 2011 up to half a million people marched through the capital for a rally in Hyde Park, in the biggest expression of public anger in nearly a decade. NUJ Bristol Branch Vice-Chair Susie Weldon was there.

Lorraine on the bus says: March for the Alternative on 26 March

Lorraine on the bus says: March for the Alternative on 26 March

The NUJ is calling on all members to come to Hyde Park on Saturday 26 March, to join the huge TUC rally and demonstration and show how many people oppose public spending cuts and job losses. There is an alternative!