A two-day course for PCS members in the South West region. If you would like to attend, please contact your branch secretary or regional training officer.
'Neurodiversity' means that different people have different brain wiring. Unfortunately, those with a minority brain wiring - such as dyslexic, autistic and dyspraxic people - face discrimination at work and in wider society.
Venue: 2nd Floor, 15 Church Walk, Peterborough, PE1 2TP
A two-day course for PCS member in the East of England region. Contact your branch secretary or regional training officer if you would like to attend.
Venue: Sweet Werks - Werks 2, 15-17 Middle Street, Brighton BN1 1AL
Newcastle. Details to follow.
Venue: Vulcan House, Sheffield
If you are a PCS member in Yorkshire and Humber region and would like to attend this course, please contact your Branch or Regional Training Officer.
The government's consultation on transport accessibility has extended its deadline to Wednesday 22 November. Anyone can submit their views.
RMT's Disabled Members' Advisory Committee met for the second time on Wednesday 13 September.
1. Committee membership
We welcomed new members to the Committee, and completed the election of our Liaison (conference arrangements) Committee.
2. Guest speaker: Transport for All
At this year's RMT AGM, I spoke in favour of a resolution from the union's Disabled Members' Conference calling on the union to adopt the social model of disability. The resolution was passed unanimously. This is what I said.
Statement by the TUC Disabled Workers' Committee to TUC Disabled Workers' Conference, 18 May 2017:
There will be a general election on Thursday 8 June. Whatever the circumstances under which it was called, it is an opportunity for voters to either reaffirm or change the government.
On her voddy and coke
When Pat told her the Tories' intention
To unlock her pension
Not to mention
Their plans for social care
Grow old if you dare
Mrs May says
It's her lucky day
Molly can die in her own home
But as soon as she's cold
Her home will be sold
To pay off the loan
To cover the bill
She racked up being ill