Tag archive of Barnet Spring

Barnet Spring march

Read about the march at the Times website here. Follow us on Twitter: @BarnetAlliance - hashtags: #BarnetSpring #OurBarnet #OneBarnet #Crapita   Messages of support "Once more Barnet is in the forefront of the struggle. The more outsourcing, sub-contracting and privatisation fail, the more they are pressured. Job losses, lower wages, poorer services – this is the legacy that the privatisations are having. We look in vain for a strong lead

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VIGIL to support the ONE BARNET legal challenge, Tuesday 19 March, Royal Courts of Justice

Join the VIGIL to support the ONE BARNET legal challenge Tuesday 19th March, vigil outside from 9.30am, hearing @ Court Room 28 Tuesday to Thursday Royal Courts of Justice, The Strand, London, WC2A 2LL Please join us outside the Royal Courts of Justice to support Barnet resident Maria Nash who is challenging Barnet Council’s decision to outsource a large group of public services without properly consulting Barnet residents, the so-called One Barnet

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Barnet Spring, 23 March - new speakers confirmed including Owen Jones

New speakers have confirmed for the "Barnet Spring" march on Saturday 23 March. We will march to defend our public services as an accountable service, instead of handing them over to Capita to profit from at our expense. The march will be the culmination of a week that sees a national spotlight shone on Barnet Council's "One Barnet" programme (OBP). On 19-21 March Barnet resident Maria Nash will seek a Judicial Review of OBP (join us to demonstrate

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Disabled People Against Cuts (DPAC) support for Barnet Spring

We received the following message of support from Disabled People Against Cuts (DPAC) for our Barnet Spring march on 23 March. They tell us they will be promoting Barnet Spring across their networks and will send a speaker. DPAC fully supports the campaign to oppose the privatisation of public services in Barnet. What is happening in Barnet is important to everyone because Barnet is only just the beginning and if this is allowed to happen in one

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“100 per cent support” for Barnet Spring march - Frances O’Grady, TUC

The new General Secretary of the TUC, Frances O'Grady, has sent us this message of support for the Barnet Spring march in Finchley on Saturday 23 March: "The TUC is proud to offer our 100 per cent support to your campaign to resist the senseless, ideological cuts and privatisations that are destroying public services in Barnet. By bringing together trade unionists, community activists and local people, your grassroots campaign has had a huge impact

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“Barnet Spring” march, Saturday 23 March 2013

Date and time: Saturday, 23rd March 2013 at 11am. Meeting place: Finchley Central Tube station (tbc). March begins at 12 noon and proceeds to Friern Barnet Community Library. March for Our Barnet, for public services, against cuts and privatisation, against the One Barnet programme.   Why we need a Barnet Spring Please check these links to find out more about Barnet Council's One Barnet privatisation programme. And then join us on our march!

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