24 February 2014
Equity briefing: changes to National Insurance effective from 6th April 2014
10 February 2014
Involvement of student members in branches as agreed by the Equity Council, January 2014
30 January 2014
Annual General Meeting February 2014 at Friends Meeting House Ship Street Brighton
20 December 2013
Equity Deps Newsletter December 2013
21 November 2013
Here is a newsletter letting you know details of Christmas party, the next branch meeting in Jan 2014 and many important issues brought up by the General Union
19 November 2013
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.
18 November 2013
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.
21 October 2013
Here is the November newsletter with exciting news of a student forum and interesting discussions plus plenty of variety news Not to be missed
26 September 2013
Details of the October Meeting (Students' Open Meeting) with news and views from Members, reports from earlier meetings and all the usual features.
(Please note this is a correction of a Newsletter posted earlier. Those speakers are coming in November: see 'Events'.)
26 July 2013
News and views from the July meeting details of the 3rd August meeting