Matchgirls Union Committee
Equalities

Save historic East End Matchgirl’s grave

Support from Parliament to Theatre  MPs, Peers, Unions, and Academics are fighting to save a Matchgirl’s grave from JCBs. Manor Park Cemetery is the resting place of working women’s rights campaigner, Sarah Dearman (née Chapman) […]

Unite banner at Sean's funeral
Equalities

Farewell to our comrade Sean McGovern

Today we said goodbye to a great campaigner for workers’ rights, and for disability rights. Sean’s family, along with his Unite family, gathered at West Norwood cemetery to give him a fitting send-off which included […]

FBU march for Grenfell
Equalities

Third anniversary of Grenfell

by Emma Dent Coad, RBKC Councillor and former MP for Kensington Commemorating three years since the atrocity of the Grenfell Tower fire has been especially painful this year. In a cruel twist, Coronavirus took the […]