Incorporating the Variety Artistes' Federation
  1. You are here:
  2. Home
  3. Branches
  4. Blackpool Variety Branch
  5. Documents


Creating Without Conflict report

19 November 2013

Sample Docs - 1813kb PDF

The worlds of the media, arts and entertainment are often seen as glamorous, but a survey of 4,000 workers has revealed these industries are "hotspots" of bullying, with more than half of those questioned (56%) saying they had been bullied, harassed or discriminated against at work.
People who contributed to a survey, commissioned by the Federation of Entertainment Unions, ranged from household names, top screenwriters and performers to those at the beginning of their careers.
The results showed shocking levels of ill-treatment and inappropriate behaviour and a culture of silence, with only a third of those suffering bullying and harassment reporting the incidents.

Equity Deputy Handbook 2013

18 November 2013

Sample Docs - 220kb PDF

An Equity Deputy (sometimes referred to as Equity Dep) is the face of the union in theatres, studios and anywhere else Equity members are working. The Deputy is the union representative for the company they are working with.

Guide to Equity's Communications Manager

31 August 2012

Sample Docs - 836kb PDF

The communication manager enables branches and committees to send out email newsletters to their members. This is a brief guide on how to do it.

Blackpool TUC Courses Spring 2012

29 November 2011

Branches - 33kb DOCX

Blackpool TUC Courses for Union Reps

Equalities for trade union representatives (TUC Diploma)

29 November 2011

Branches - 239kb PDF

Equalities for trade union representatives (TUC Diploma)

TUC Diploma in Equality (Blackpool)

29 November 2011

Branches - 36kb DOCX

TUC Diploma in Equality (Blackpool)

CORCA National Standard Contract 1998

8 April 2011

Agreements variety, VLEC and circus - 35kb PDF

Equity contract agreed with CORCA (Committee of Registered Clubs Association) for the engagement or artists in Social/Political/ Working Mens/Clubs and similar entertainment venues.

Equity National Standard Contract 2002

8 April 2011

miscellaneous agreements, guidelines & contracts (live) - 29kb PDF

For use for one-off engagements or short term engagements in Variety

VLEC Floorshow Contract 2011

8 April 2011

Agreements variety, VLEC and circus - 213kb PDF

Standard agreement for floorshows

Guidelines for written communications

6 April 2011

Newsletters - 26kb PDF

Guidelines for branches and committees on ensuring written communications are accessible.

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. Page 2 of 3