Yorkshire and the Humber Regional AGM and Conference 2015

Issue date
24 Mar 2015

The annual union gathering will consider the implications of the General Election as well as hear from a range of diverse speakers, consider motions and elect a new Executive and officers.

Speakers will include:
• Gerry Sutcliffe, MP for Bradford South
• Paul Nowak, Assistant General Secretary of the TUC
• Tosh McDonald, ASLEF President
• Harry Leslie Smith, Activist and author of “Harry’s Last Stand”
• Lisa Nandy, MP for Wigan & Shadow Minister for Civil Society
• Tom Watson, MP for West Bromwich
• Marcos Garcia, Venezuela Solidarity Campaign

Privatisation, Nationalisation, the TTIP Trade Deal, Pensions, the Minimum Wage, Workers and Trade Union Rights, The Housing Crisis and Austerity will all be discussed.