In this email:
– Tube strikes.
– Brixton Free School campaigning
Workers on the tube are set to walk out again this week in a vital dispute over job cuts and the proposed closure of all ticket offices from the evening of 11 February until 13 February. Read more about it here: http://uniteresist.org/2014/01/rmt-calls-48-hour-tube-strikes/
Action: Visit at picket line. Details of picket lines here: http://uniteresist.org/2014/02/take-solidarity-to-london-underground-picket-lines-full-list-from-rmt-london-calling/
Action: Join fellow trade unionists at Brixton tube on Wednesday 12 February at 7:30am. Bring banners, flags and workplace collections.
Brixton Free School campaigning
The campaigning against the building of a free school in Brixton continues. Firstly, there is a consultation on Wednesday on whether or not a free school should be built on the site of Lambeth College in Brixton. There are two key events this week:
Consultation meeting – Does Brixton need a Free School?
Wednesday 12th February
6:30pm, Lambeth College Clapham Site
Lobby on Lambeth Council called by Lambeth Trades Council
Thursday 13th February
6:30pm, Lambeth Town Hall