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26 February 2021

The report highlights the inconsistencies of existing financial support packages and calls for the government to urgently fix the gaps in provision in next week's Budget statement

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25 February 2021

The manifesto advocates increased public investment in the arts and decent pay and conditions for all who work in the cultural sector

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22 February 2021

Paul W Fleming stresses that re-opening must include significant support for venues and the creative workforce

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18 February 2021

Paul W Fleming welcomes the Prime Minister's suggestion but emphasises the lack of government support for our members and industry

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15 February 2021

More than 100 Equity members have signed an open letter urging the government to negotiate EU visa-free travel for creative workers

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12 February 2021

The deadline for the nomination process is 12 noon on Friday 7 May 2021

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12 February 2021

A further £17.5 million of emergency coronavirus funding has been allocated to support creative freelancers and the events sector

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12 February 2021

Equity General Secretary Paul W Fleming said: "The undemocratic military coup threatens the continued expansion of free speech and democracy"

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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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