East Anglia Variety Branch AGM 2021

You can download our latest newsletter (including more about the AGM and elections) by clicking here.

Your invitation to our
Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Monday 8th November 2021 at 7.30pm
at The Canary Club, 104 Thorpe Road, Norwich NR1 1RT

“It’s important for us all to consider our role within our Union - it is only as strong as its members. By taking part in Branch meetings and the AGM particularly, you can help shape your Union from where it counts - the local membership. This time we’ll be electing a new Branch Committee - please get in touch if you would like know more about what this entails. Everyone is welcome to stand - we’d like our Committee to reflect the membership, representing all its different members.”
Joseph Ballard, Acting Branch Secretary

All members are welcome to our AGM, which will taking place in-person. It is an important meeting as we will also be having Branch Committee elections, for members of our Branch Committee standing for 2021-2023. We’ll also have a display of posters and photographs remember our dear late Peachy Mead, as well as some words of reflection whilst we are all together.

Free drink for after meeting
Yes it's on us! When the formal meeting is over, we would like to invite you to stay and network. Each member is welcome to a free drink to stay for a chat after the meeting.

Guest speakers

Guest: Tony Gardner (South East Area Councillor)
Tony sits on the national Full Council who make all the decisions at the top level. He volunteers a lot of time for Equity matters, alongside his renowned career as an actor. You may have seen him most recently on ITV’s The Larkins.

Guest: Stephen Duncan-Rice (South East Area Organiser)
Stephen is the Equity member of staff who is dedicated to our area. He is assisted by Kevin Livgren.

Branch committee elections
If you would like to stand for a role on the Branch committee, please read more about this overleaf. All Branch members are welcome to stand and take part in the action of our Union. Deadline for nominations: Friday 5th November at 12noon. Voting will take place in-person via a paper ballot at the meeting. Want to know more and download the nomination form? Click here

The venue
• The Canary Club is a 10 minute walk from Norwich Train Station and there is free parking on site.
• The venue is accessible for wheelchair users with accessible WCs.

To Joseph Ballard, Acting Branch Secretary.
Online form: https://forms.gle/1R24cEPJ8ybE5kuy7
Email: mail@josephballard.co.uk
Answerphone: 01603 850373

Further details and contact information

Joseph Ballard


01603 850373