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
7 February 2014
Minutes from the Committee Meeting
28 January 2014
Minutes of the Branch Meeting and First Anniversary Party to celebrate the formation of the new branch
17 January 2014
Motion is a proposal by your Committee or branch to either the Equity Council or the Equity Annual Representative Conference (ARC). Motions usually ask for something to happen.
15 January 2014
Minutes of Committee Meeting on 9th January 2014 to discuss the next Branch Meeting and 1st Anniversary Party on 27th January.
20 December 2013
Equity Deps Newsletter December 2013
21 November 2013
Minutes of Committee Meeting on 21st November 2013. The first meeting after the AGM attended by the newly elected Committee members.
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.