SHEFFIELD & SOUTH YORKSHIRE PEOPLE'S ASSEMBLY AGAINST AUSTERITY

Date, Time & Location Sat 14 Sep 2013, 11am-4pm, O2 Academy, 37-43 Arundel Gate S1 2PN
Details Speakers include: Tony Benn Opening plenary speaker Andrew Murray – UNITE (replacing Steve Turner) Billy Hayes – General Secretary, CWU Beth Davies – President, NUT Marion Nisbet – Scottish Federation Anti-Bedroom Tax Karen Reissmann – Healthworker and Unison NEC And many others. Workshops include: Challenging low pay, zero-hours contracts and workfare Hands off our NHS – Defend our Public Services Housing, the bedroom tax and the fight against welfare cuts Education and the coalition agenda The economics of austerity – jobs, investment and tax justice Building solidarity with strikes Protest surveillance and policing Welfare not warfare Immigration is not to blame – countering racism, Islamophobia and the far-right The climate change threat and one million climate change jobs. Doors open from 10.15am. Tickets £3 working, £1 unwaged. Buy tickets at the O2 Academy, tel. 0800 477 2000, or book online at: O2 academy peoples-assembly-with-special-guest-Tony-Benn-tickets. For other enquiries email peoplesassemblysheffield@gmail.com Facebook event