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Kamran Ali Thrilled to work with the union

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I am thrilled to be working with the BFAWU Learning services as the new project worker and enthusiastic about bringing learning to comrades across the region. Over the past couple of months I have been working as a Project Worker on an interim basis, this gave me great insight into the role and an...

Justice in the Balance

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Tuesday 1st May 2018, marks a momentous day in the history of Shire Hall , the Old Crown Court in Dorchester, when it will open its doors to the public as a major new historic courthouse museum. Shire Hall’s most significant story is that of the Tolpuddle Martyrs, who were held in the cells for 3...

Journey to digital – developing new tools for reps

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The medium and language may be changing, but there is a lot about the move to digital that looks like traditional union organising. It is about bringing together the best of both worlds – new digital opportunities and effective organising. Unions have thrived when people have reacted to injustice...