- from North London People’s Assemble Against Austerity and Islington NUT
The National Union of Teachers (NUT) has called a national strike for Wednesday. The strike is about pensions and conditions, but equally about broader education issues that are not part of a trade dispute but of concern to teachers and the union.
The NUT is striking against:
As well as visiting your local picket line to express your solidarity, there is an opportunity to support and solidarity at rallies and marches taking place across the country. (Click here for a complete list: http://www.teachers.org.uk/strikerally.)
In London, we will be joining the march with our banner and helping distribute PAAA leaflets for the June national demo. RSVP to this address and firstname.lastname@example.org if you can help
The march is gathering at 11.30am at Duchess Street, London, W1A 1AA (at the back of Broadcasting House, nearest tube Oxford Circus.) People will then be marching past Broadcasting House via Regent Street, Piccadilly Circus, Trafalgar Square and Downing Street, arriving at 1.00pm at Central Hall Westminster, Storey’s Gate, London, SW1H 9NH.
Islington picket lines
- Elizabeth Garrett Anderson School for Girls, Donegal Street, N1 9QG,
- Mount Carmel Catholic College for Girls, Holland Walk, Duncombe Road, Archway, London N19 3EU,
- Islington Sixth Form College, The Angel, 283-309 Goswell Road, EC1V 7DD.
Visitors bringing solidarity are very welcome!