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About Birmingham Against The Cuts

Birmingham Against The Cuts is a group formed by Trade Unions, Service Groups, User Groups and Campaign Groups in Birmingham to oppose the cuts being made by the Conservative/Liberal Democrat coalitions both nationally and locally. If you are a Birmingham or West Midlands group, please get in touch with us to collaborate with fighting against the cuts. If you would like to get more involved with anti-cuts action in Birmingham, come along to one of our open meetings, or contact us by facebook message or e-mail to be put in contact with a group working in your area or employment/benefit sector

Save the 26 Children’s Centres – the campaign spreads

Parents, staff, GMB and local politicians lobby the government. Labour MPs Richard Burden, Steve McCabe and Jack Dromey call on the City Council to re-think.

Come to the rally supporting the campaign to save the children’s centres tomorrow Saturday 22 July from 11am to 2pm in Victoria Square, Birmingham.  Continue reading

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Save Our Children’s Centres Saturday 22 July 11-2 Victoria Sq

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by | July 18, 2017 · 8:14 am

Public sector worker wages down thousands in 2017, finds TUC

Public sector workers’ real wages in 2017 are down thousands of pounds a year compared to 2010, the TUC has found. Continue reading

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Save Our Children Centres Demo Saturday 22 July 11am~2pm Victoria Square Birmingham

GMB B49 branch will be holding a community demonstration about the potential closure of 26 of Birmingham Children’s Centres. The event will be free to attend for children and families and children’s activities including a face painter will be available. Continue reading

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The Council plans closures of Children’s Centres and Nurseries – Have your say at the consultation meetings

They say:

The way that we deliver children’s centres, health visiting services and parenting support services in Birmingham is changing. Have your say on our proposals for a new service model that will bring these services together, for you, in your local area. Continue reading

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#ourNHSbirthday at City Hospital 5 July 11am – 2pm Dudley Road Birmingham – on the corner of Dudley Road and Weston Road

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July 5 Events

THIS Wednesday, in a hospital near you, campaigners and unions will Celebrate and Defend Our NHS with a 69th Birthday Party.

Health Campaigns Together and the TUC have worked together to coordinate events in hospitals all over England.

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Come and support the NHS on Wed 5 July

Unite the Community union have organised an all day 10:00-12:00 and 2:00-4:00 event. This is “Sign Our Brummie Birthday Card to the NHS” followed by a “Happy Birthday NHS” event at 5pm, All of this will be outside Waterstones Bookshop in High St Birmingham.

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