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27 September 2019

Equity members make a huge contribution to the success story that is the UK creative sector. We want that recognised by the TUC, our sister unions and the political parties

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27 September 2019

Actor Jimmy Akingbola talks about working with Idris Elba, audition advice and the union’s activity overseas

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24 September 2019

Following the Judicial Review hearing in July 2019 by our member Charmaine Parkin (represented by the law firm Leigh Day), the High Court has ruled in favour of the Government over the minimum income floor

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20 September 2019

Ofcom's third report on diversity in TV broadcasting presents a poor overall picture.

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20 September 2019

Key provisions in the Code of Conduct for Auditions include a timely yes/no

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12 September 2019

A summary of the decisions made and the discussions held at the September meeting of Equity's governing body

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11 September 2019

It’s time the people who make their living out of performers let us know whether we have a job or not

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08 September 2019

Equity is a proud member of the TUC and is sending a delegation to its annual Congress that takes place 8 - 11 September in Brighton.

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12 January 2022

Listen to the latest episode of our podcast for candid conversations about the big issues facing performers and creative workers right now. Host Jackie Clune talks to fellow Equity members about their experiences and how, together as a union, we're fighting to make positive change in the industry. Join us for personal stories, lively chat and a little laughter in the virtual green room.

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27 October 2021

Paul W Fleming, the General Secretary of Equity (the trade union for performing arts workers) has responded to today's Autumn Budget.

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27 October 2021

Equity’s new Policy Officer Liam Budd analyses how the budget will affect Equity members and explains what action the union is taking

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