Support UCU Members on Strike in the East Midlands

This is a message from Agnes Flues and Dennis Hayes sent on behalf of UCU East Midlands Region:

Four HE branches in the East Midlands are on strike: De Montfort, Leicester, Loughborough and Nottingham.

UCU members in Branches not on strike can support them by going along to their picket lines, following them on twitter, sending messages of support, organising social events or other support activities (warm drinks and food deliveries if you are nearby) or donating to the local hardship fund (Nottingham). Full details can be found below.

The University of Nottingham UCU branch have organised a strike social on Wednesday 4 March from 7:30pm onwards at the Vat and Fiddle pub (NG2 1NB) – Jo Grady will be joining, there will be a few speeches, lots of music, dancing and beer. It would be great to see many of you there.

Details of pickets you can join:

Leicester: pickets 8-11am main location Victoria park entrance, @leicesterucu, ucu@le.ac.uk

Loughborough: pickets 7:30- 1:30am, @lboroUCU, ucu@lboro.ac.uk

De Montfort:  pickets 8-11am in five locations (incl child friendly picket), @UCU_DMU, dmunionise@gmail.com

Nottingham: pickets 7:30-11:30 in nine locations across four campuses, @UoNUCU, uonucubranch@gmail.com, Hardship fund: Bank account name: UCU Nottingham LA63, Account: 20346359, Sort code: 60-83-01

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