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I Daniel Blake Film Showing and Welfare Rights

Screening of I Daniel Blake at Unity House on 22nd July. Sponsored by Loughborough Labour and Unite Community. We will have Welfare Rights Advisor Reiza Khan speaking afterwards. Entry £5 (£3.50 concessions, benefit recipients free). Please share!

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General Election June 2017 – What should progressives do?

Extraordinary Friday Room Meeting tonight (21 April) 7:30 Start Unity House Open meeting for all Save

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SUFFRAGETTE – Film Screening

11TH MARCH – 2PM UNITY HOUSE To celebrate International Women’s Day there will be a screening of ‘Suffragette’ at Unity House, 21 Fennel Street, on Saturday the 11th March at 2pm, followed by a discussion on the Suffrage movement in … Continue reading

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200 years of stuggle: a History of the British Left. Talks by Ray Sutton

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Meetings in 2017

We plan to have a discussion meetings on the first Friday of the month: 6th Jan: “Towards a Progressive Alliance” 3rd Feb: Discussion of 2016 Reith lectures “Mistaken Identities” 3rd Mar: TBA The rest of the year TBA. These meetings … Continue reading

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What’s next?

There will not be a meeting this Friday Nov 4th. The next meeting is planned for Dec 2nd on the topic of Limits to Growth. The process of planning Friday Room meetings has gone a bit wonky but there is … Continue reading

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Sonja’s event at the New Walks Museum

On  8th October, Sonja Grossner is featuring at New Walk museum, Leicester as part of Everybody’s Reading festival. Sonja writes: “…. with the play and poems about my book as well as other things, music, workshops, poems. Lots happening.  The play … Continue reading

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