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31 March 2021

The code provides a Dignity at Work Policy and a set of terms and conditions intended to ensure a professional and safe environment for the highly skilled workers engaged by TNT

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31 March 2021

The findings represent a missed opportunity to highlight the prevailing structural inequalities which diminish the day-to-day lives of the UK’s Black and minority ethnic (BME) communities

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23 March 2021

Equity General Secretary Paul W Fleming said: "Today’s superb decision marks the end of one battle – but not the war against the covert suppression of trades unionists and activists across civil society"

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19 March 2021

Equity is warning members to show caution around a casting being run by a company called 'XLA'

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12 March 2021

The Unite Group of Equity staff have issued a statement on anonymous emails currently in circulation

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09 March 2021

Equity and PACT have concluded negotiations on a new version of the CFA with minimum fees and protections in relation to minors being introduced for the first time

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09 March 2021

On the anniversary of live performance venue closures in the UK Equity is holding a virtual rally to campaign for a basic income guarantee for creative workers

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03 March 2021

Paul W Fleming welcomes the extension of the SEISS but criticises the continued exclusion of many freelance workers and the additional funding for "a cultural recovery fund which isn't fit for purpose"

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03 May 2022

Equity members working on Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cinderella were told on Sunday 1 May that the show will end on 12 June. Not only was the news shared on a Sunday before a bank holiday – meaning those affected could not contact their agent for support – but we understand that some cast members and stage management heard the news first through social media or the press. This is unacceptable - all creative workers deserve to be treated with dignity at work.

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07 March 2022

As the International Committee for Artists’ Freedom (ICAF) within Equity, our work is to help overseas artists who face persecution, censorship and threats to their safety and lives. For almost 50 years we have directly supported and stood in solidarity with artists internationally: from Myanmar to Afghanistan, Colombia and Belarus. Today, we also stand with Ukraine.

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