Thursday 07 April 2016
National Policy Circular NP/10916/BO
To All Branches and Regional Councils,
RMT is supporting the MAY DAY FESTIVAL OF SOLIDARITY which will take place between 12pm and 10pm on SUNDAY MAY 1ST 2016 at BARNSLEY ROCK & BLUES VENUE, S75 2BA.
The festival will be a celebration of International Worker’s Day, bringing together Socialist voices and artists from up and down the land.
Full details can be found at https://maydaysolidarity.wordpress.com/
Musicians and poets will join speakers from unions and campaigning groups all coming together in the spirit of unity and defiance.
The two-stage line-up includes: Richard Burgon MP, Grace Petrie, The Wakes, Speakers from Orgreave Truth and Justice Campaign and the NUM, Tosh McDonald Aslef, The Hurriers, Steve White & The Protest Family, Sheffield Socialist Choir, Quiet Loner, Joe Solo and many more.
Tickets are £10 with a donation from each going to Orgreave Truth and Justice Campaign. They are available from:
Please circulate details amongst members and encourage them to attend and support this unique May Day festival of solidarity and music