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.