Do Not Miss These Special Events

Circular No. National Policy NP/117/18/BO

To the Secretary all Branches and Regional Councils.

02 July 2018

Dear Colleagues,


Join RMT members, as well as friends and family, at these great social and commemorative events this year. The Durham Miners' Gala, the Tolpuddle Martyrs Festival and the Burston Strike School Rally are all chances to celebrate RMT and other unions' history and recommit to preserving and extending our legacy:

The 134th Durham Miners’ Gala will be held on Saturday 14th July 2018.
Marching from the Market Place to the Racecourse, with the Big Meeting taking place at the Racecourse from 12:15 - including speeches from a number of key speakers one of whom will be the legendary Dennis Skinner MP.

Tolpuddle Martyrs Festival - in Dorset over the weekend of Friday 20th-Sunday 22nd July. Includes commemorative events, music (including marching bands), kids' activities and speakers - with the main march and rally taking place on the Sunday.

Burston Strike School Rally - in Norfolk on Sunday 2nd September
Help celebrate the longest running strike in history - there will be music (including a marching band) and speakers.

Please do all you can to support these fantastic events.

Yours sincerely,

Mick Cash
General Secretary

Facebook logo Twitter logo Youtube logo insta3