Women of Today 2018 Event Agenda

organised by

CWU North West Regional Women’s Committee

taking place

25th January 2018

at

Mechanics Centre, Manchester, M1 6DD

10:00-15:30

    10.00 – 10.30    Registration, Tea & Coffee

    10.30 – 10.35    Welcome to Women of Today – Karen Kendrick, Secretary, North West Regional Women’s Committee (NWRWC)

    10.35 – 10.40
        Welcome and introductions from our Chair - Jean Sharrocks, CWU Women’s Advisory Committee Chair

    10:40 - 11:10
          Margaret Aspinall CBE – Hillsborough Campaign
    11:10 – 11.20    A message from Dave Ward – CWU General Secretary
    11.20 – 11:40    Women Against State Pension Inequality (WASPI)
    11:40 – 12:50    Sylvia Lancaster OBE – Sophie Lancaster Foundation
    12.50 – 13.45    Lunch and Networking
    13:45 – 14:10    Becky Weller – Openreach Engineer   

    14:10 - 14:30
         Jenny Mein -  Labour Councillor, Former Leader of Lancashire County Council

    14:30 – 15:15
       Audrey White- Merseyside Trade Unionist and political activist
    15.15 – 15:20    Closing Remarks – Jean Sharrocks, WAC Chair

    15.20 - 15:30 
        Feedback forms - Thanks and Farewell - Karen Kendrick - Secretary, North West - Regional Women’s Committee (NWRWC)


Apologies from Lynn Collins NW Trades Union Congress (TUC) Secretary,
Dave Ward, CWU General Secretary and Angela Rayner MP- Shadow Secretary of State for Education who are now unable to attend

 

Source: Karen Kendrick

 


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