The Burston Strike School Rally 2017.
Organised by Unite (L&E Region) with support from SERTUC, The Burston Strike School Trustees and Thompson Solicitors.
Join is at the rally on SUNDAY 3 SEPTEMEBER to commemorate the longest strike in history and to celebrate the people who continue to fight for Trade Union rights, working class education, democracy in the countryside and international solidarity.
Guest speakers already confirmed:
John McDonnell MP
Len McCluskey, Unite General Secretary
Phyllis Opoke-Gyimah, UK Black Pride, TUC race relations committee
Megan Dobney, SERTUC Regional Secretary
Live Entertainment already confirmed:
RMT Brass Band
Sian Croose and The Big Sky Choir
The Dave Thomas Blues Band
The John Ward Band
Further announcements on speakers and live entertainment to follow. The rally flyer will also be posted here when available.
The event is completely funded by trade unions which allows it to be FREE of any ticketing and charging (except for those wishing to have a campaign stall)
Any performer or potential volunteer wishing to become involved in the rally, or for general enquires please contact:
Unite – the Union
Add: 39 Thorpe Road, Norwich, NR1 1ES
Tel: 01602 624052
Mobile: 07980 721440 (Miles Hubbard)