TO: ALL BRANCHES
STAND UP TO RACISM AND FASCISM – NATIONAL DEMONSTRATION 21 MARCH 2015
DETAILS AND REQUEST FOR STEWARDS
Further to LTB 147/15, issued earlier this week, arrangements have now been finalised for the above event.
Assembly will be outside the BBC in Portland Place, London W1 at 12 noon. This is two minutes walk from Oxford Circus underground station. The march will progress down Regent Street and conclude with a rally in Trafalgar Square.
Coaches have been organised from a wide range of towns and cities. The complete list together with local contacts can be found at http://uaf.org.uk/2015/02/stand-up-to-racism-and-fascism-21-march-2015-2/
Speakers include Owen Jones, Natalie Bennett, Jeremy Corbyn, and George Galloway. There will also be representatives from Syriza, now the party of government in Greece, as well as Weyman Bennett and Sabby Dhalu from Unite against Fascism and many community and faith groups. CWU will be represented by the General Secretary.
The union has received a request from Unite against Fascism, one of the key organisations behind this event, for stewards to help marshal the demonstration.
Branches and Regions are asked to make this opportunity known to their activists, and to forward the names of anyone inserted in helping in this way to firstname.lastname@example.org,
Further information is available directly from UAF on 020 8971 7426. Branches and regions are thanked in anticipation for their assistance