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16 March 2020

Almost all theatres in the UK, including the West End of London, will close with immediate effect for a period to be determined

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14 March 2020

Equity will continue to update its members on issues regarding coronavirus, please follow our social media channels and check the website regularly

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12 March 2020

Equity has been in contact with the organisers of this year’s London Burlesque Festival (LBF). Performers are not being paid to perform and we are not supporting this event in any way.

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06 March 2020

A delegation of Equity members led by union President Maureen Beattie presented an open letter to the Prime Minister at Number 10 today.

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03 March 2020

Equity President Maureen Beattie disputes the underlying methodology used by the Creative Diversity Network in its recent research on diversity and equality in the TV broadcast industry

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20 July 2021

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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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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