Leeds & Region General Branch




Will Leeds 2023 bring work for Equity members?

Hello, how are you?

Regrettably, Kully Thiarai was unable to join us for our June meeting. We have therefore rearranged for her to tell us about Leeds 2023 at our July meeting. We hope you will be able to join us. 

Leeds 2023 promises to be a year that changes the city forever and for the better with a year-long celebration of culture, happening all over the city which everybody can be a part of. But what work opportunities will there be for Equity members?

Leeds 2023 Creative Director/CEO Kully Thiarai

will be speaking and answering your questions at your next branch meeting. Please come along on:

Tuesday 27 July


via Zoom

Zoom link below

Download the proposed agenda for the meeting

Also coming up at this meeting:

Help shape Equity’s future direction

The motions to Equity's 2021 Conference (SRC) that have been submitted by branches, committees and The Council have now been published - download the Provisional Agenda for the 2021 Special Representative Conference  At the meeting on 27 July, we will be inviting members' views on whether to support, vote against or decide during the conference debate on each motion.

In addition, the branch is entitled to submit one amendment to one motion as long as at least ten branch members attend the meeting. If you can, please email the branch with any amendments to motions you wish to propose before the meeting.

Equity's North East Regional Official Dominic Bascombe

will be joining us for part of this meeting.

Zoom Meeting Link:


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For help with finding your way around Zoom video meetings, go to Martin Williams, secretary of Liverpool General Branch's video on Youtube 

In addition, you can download a Guide to Zoom meetings by Extinction Rebellion Midlands. We suggest watching the video before reading the guide.
Link to Equity's Coronavirus Briefing: Financial Support (version 20)

Don't forget the Equity Zooms In On... video meetings - details of forthcoming meetings here


Please support your Equity branch so that Equity can support you

Vibrant and busy local branches are an important part of Equity, giving members a voice in the union. All members and student members are welcome to come to the regular Branch meetings in their area to share views and experiences, discuss issues that are important to you and put proposals to Equity's ruling body - the Council. Branches also organise social events and may raise money for local charities.

If you are an Equity member or student member based in the area you may join the branch (no charge) so please get in touch with the Branch. If you are a member or student member visiting the area you are very welcome to drop into the next branch meeting and get to know some of your fellow members.


Connect with Equity Leeds & Region General Branch

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L & RGB Agenda 27 July 2021

Climate Emergency and COP26 motion to 2021 Equity Conference

Motions on the Climate Emergency and COP26 and on the Rules for Branch Officers and Committee elections - June 2021