BTUC

Barnsley Trades Union Council is meeting at:
5.30pm on the last Wednesday of each month
at the Town Hall in Barnsley.

Friday 8th March at 5.30 – 6.30 pm

Women’s Lives Matter is holding a vigil to mark International Women’s Day outside Barnsley Town Hall.

Saturday 9th March 10.45 am

The annual David Jones & Joe Green memorial at Miners Offices. John McDonnell will be speaking.

Saturday 30th March 2 – 4 pm

There is a book launch for “You can’t kill the spirit” the inspirational story of the Women Against Pit Closures camps that were set up in 1993. This focuses on the camp at Houghton. The book launch is in Barnsley Civic .

Monday 1st April 10.30 am

South Yorkshire Freedom Riders 5th anniversary celebration 10.30 rally outside Barnsley interchange, 12 rally outside Sheffield train station. Messages of support to be read out can be sent to: travelpass2014@gmail.com

Saturday 4th May

May Day march and rally will take place, more details to follow. If your union or campaign group wants to have a speaker at the rally please get in touch. Sunday 5th May will see the music event May Day Festival of Solidarity with a great line up.

Saturday 29th June

Long term notice: this year’s Dave Gibson lecture will be on Saturday 29th June in Coopers Art gallery on the subject of Peterloo – the 200th anniversary.