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23 May 2018

Members are asked to share their insight and help us develop strategy to improve student film working conditions

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22 May 2018

The union's new document offers insight into new restrictions places on small businesses and sole traders

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17 May 2018

The helpline "will offer confidential and independent support to those working in film and TV, 24/7 and free at the point of contact"

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03 May 2018

Malcolm Sinclair's final column as Equity President.

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03 May 2018

The General Secretary: Equity is a democratic organisation, it is so important that in the upcoming elections you use your vote and have your say. This is a key part of showing your commitment to your union

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03 May 2018

Union and representative body to host event to celebrate and propose ways to further the nation’s creative sectors

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02 May 2018

The former RSC actor is now playing George Washington in Hamilton. He talks to us about representation, Disney, and being an Equity dep

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01 May 2018

Maureen Beattie will lead the union for a two-year term

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01 May 2018

Members join MP Tracy Brabin's call for equal rights for the self-employed

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01 May 2018

The working party to help the union protect arts in an age of austery

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30 June 2022

A new Commercial Theatre Variation Agreement ballot by Equity, the performing arts and entertainment trade union, has been backed by over 98% of those voting on a record turnout for ballots on this agreement.

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03 May 2022

Equity members working on Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cinderella were told on Sunday 1 May that the show will end on 12 June. Not only was the news shared on a Sunday before a bank holiday – meaning those affected could not contact their agent for support – but we understand that some cast members and stage management heard the news first through social media or the press. This is unacceptable - all creative workers deserve to be treated with dignity at work.

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