PRESS NOTICE… PRESS NOTICE…
MAJOR PRESS CONFERENCE TO LAUNCH ANTI-AUSTERITY MOVEMENT
LABOUR AND GREEN MPS, HIGH-PROFILE JOURNALISTS, COMEDIANS, CAMPAIGNERS UNITE
TUESDAY 26TH MARCH, 11.30AM, UNITE THE UNION, 128 THEOBALD’S ROAD, LONDON, WC1X 8TN
Caroline Lucas MP – journalist Owen Jones – comedian Mark Steel – Labour’s Katy Clark MP – comedian and disabled activist Francesca Martinez – Steve Turner (Unite) – Zita Holbourne (PCS).
The People’s Assembly – a new initiative backed by major trade unions such as Unite, Unison and PCS, the Green Party, Labour MPs and campaigning groups – will be hosting a press conference on Tuesday 26th March at Unite’s head office (map).
The People’s Assembly will be holding a 3,500-strong rally at Westminster Central Hall, 22nd June 2013, as well as meetings and rallies across the country.
This new movement will be pushing the arguments against austerity currently missing from British politics, and fighting for all those people currently being hit by Government policies: whether low-paid workers, disabled people, unemployed people, the young, women, BME people and others.