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Trade Union and Employment Forum

Trade Unions and the European Union

17 May 2016 - 09:30 am - 14:30 pm

River Room, Kings College London

History & Policy’s Trade Union Forum is pleased to announce a half-day conference Trade Unions and the European Union.

Ahead of the UK’s referendum on continued membership of the European Union, the Trade Union Forum will explore the roles that Trade Unions have had in shaping the public debate on EU policies, reflect upon the roles the Unions played in the 1975 referendum, and offer suggestions for TU engagement in the ongoing debate.

Speakers will include Dr Andrew Blick (Director, History & Policy), Lord Monks (former General Secretary of the European Trade Union Confederation), Dave Prentis (UNISON), Alex Gordon (former president of the RMT) and Jean Lambert MEP

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History & Policy

John Edmonds, History & Policy Trade Union Forum Convenor

Dr. Andrew Blick

Lord Monks

Jean Lambert MEP

Dave Prentis

Alex Gordon


09:30 am - 14:30 pm

River Room, Kings College London
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