Derby Silk Mill Festival – Saturday 17th September

Head Office Circular: NP/176/22

24th August 2022

To: The Secretary




Dear colleague,

Derby Silk Mill Festival – Saturday 17th September

This march, rally and people’s festival which celebrates Derby’s historic 1830s working class struggle is taking place this year on Saturday 17th September.

It is commencing at 10.15 at Derby Market Place with a march at 11am, followed by a rally at 12pm, with speakers including RMT Senior Assistant General Secretary Eddie Dempsey. There is a festival following the rally commencing at 1pm.

More details are available here.

RMT branches are encouraged to attend this event and to take banners and flags.


Yours sincerely


Michael Lynch,

General Secretary