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Cuts in education


About the campaign

"Defend jobs, defend education" is a national campaign to resist cuts in education.

Branch action

  • 24 February 2011
    Branch members join students to protest over fees and cuts, outside a meeting of university bosses in central London. (Watch a video about the protest below).

 

  • 29 January 2011
    Branch members join students and trades unionists in protests over fees and cuts.  (Watch a news report, on the BBC website).

  • 9 December 2010
    Branch members and IOE students take part in mass rally in central London (pictured).

     
  • 10 November 2010
    Branch members and IOE students take part in a national demonstration. (Watch a video of the march, in Westminster. And see the IOE banner at 2 minutes, 40 seconds.)



  • 21 June 2010
    Branch members take part in a national day of action. During a rally on the piazza outside the IOE, we collect 200 signatures for the national petition against cuts in education.

  • 26 May 2010
    The branch sends messages of support to local UCU branches fighting redundancies at Middlesex University and the University of the Arts.

  • 20 March 2010
    Branch members join a demonstration in central London. (Watch a video of the march leaving Kings College, London. And at 3 minutes, see the IOE banner).