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25 January 2021

Equity General Secretary Paul W Fleming and President Maureen Beattie are calling on Rishi Sunak and Oliver Dowden to widen the financial support available to creative workers

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25 January 2021

Helpful advice and resources from our tax and welfare department ahead of the tax return deadline at midnight on 31 January

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20 January 2021

The FEU calls on the government to review the omission of creative workers from the list of professions receiving special EU travel rights

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16 January 2021

Equity's stances and lobbying objectives on freedom of movement, Northern Ireland, funding and more

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13 January 2021

Following mistakes made last year in the lead up to the launch of Spotlight's new disability features, the organisations announce their commitment to working together to improve opportunities for Deaf and disabled creatives as a priority for 2021

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12 January 2021

Equity and the Musicians' Union have decided to build domestic violence support and prevention into our Safe Spaces services and joint campaigning work, and work to ensure that support is available to those who need it

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12 January 2021

New guidance states that indoor and outdoor performances to an audience cannot go ahead, further restricting work possibilities for live performers

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07 January 2021

With the Musicians' Union and Keep Streets Live, Equity has released a statement regarding proposals from the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

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02 January 2021

Equity's President Maureen Beattie and General Secretary Paul W Fleming are appealing to members to sign a petition calling for schools to return only when it is safe to do so

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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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