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31 March 2020

Join Equity in expressing concern for those workers not covered by the package announced for the self-employed last week, and ask how the Government will cover the gap until support is made available in June.

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27 March 2020

Equity has pledged £1million to support its members. However, due to the unprecedented need caused by the coronavirus crisis, the union is asking for those who can contribute to add to the fund

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26 March 2020

Union campaign has been heard, but details need to be worked out

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21 March 2020

Entertainment workers have been badly let down by the government. Add your voice to our call for greater support.

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21 March 2020

Equity General Secretary Christine Payne has written to Chancellor to ask for protection for Equity members and the creative industries

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20 March 2020

The Federation of Entertainment Unions calls for an income guarantee

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20 March 2020

Entertainment workers have been badly let down by the government. The Chancellor claims that “any employer” will be eligible for the job retention scheme - not in our sector.

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18 March 2020

Equity is campaigning at the highest levels of government on issues such as loss of income for creative workers, a rescue package for our industries and revision of Universal Credit – and you can help get our voice heard.

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16 March 2020

Understand your rights to the different kinds of financial support available during the Coronavirus outbreak and how to claim

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03 June 2021

Listen to our new 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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28 April 2021

Equity General Secretary Paul Fleming, together with leading cultural organisations and unions, has signed an open letter to Boris Johnson urging him to deliver on his promise to fix the Brexit crisis for the creative industries.

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19 October 2020

Save Union Learning! Save FEU Training! Sign the petition! Share on Social Media! Tell us your experience

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