Thursday, 17 February 2011
Big Society Fights Back - Newcastle public meeting
Big Society Fights Back: unite to stop cuts
Public meeting - organised by Tyne and Wear Coalition of Resistance
Tuesday 1 March, 7pm start
Lecture Theatre 1, Herschel Building, Newcastle University (near Haymarket Metro)
Barry Gills, president of Newcastle University UCU and professor of global politics
Neil Faulkner, national officer, Coalition of Resistance
Lizi Gray, school student activist
Kieran Cudlip, Newcastle College student activist
The national demonstration on 26 March, called by the TUC, will be the biggest show of opposition to public sector cuts so far. This public meeting is part of Newcastle's build up to the big day, bringing together trade unionists, students, campaigners and others.
For more information or to reserve a seat on the Coalition of Resistance coach from Newcastle to London, on 26 March, email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Seats are £25 waged/£10 unwaged.