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PCS Welfare Event & Brighton Disabled People Against Cuts meeting

May 14, 2011

TWO IMPORTANT MEETINGS ON THURSDAY 19 MAY AT THE BRIGHTON CENTRE.

Welfare – an alternative vision

PCS is launching a pamphlet on the need to defend and strengthen the welfare state.  The 24-page booklet will be unveiled at a public meeting in Brighton during the PCS conference in the city.  The aim is to arm activists with the information needed to campaign against attacks on benefits, and to put forward ideas for the future of the welfare state.

PCS general secretary Mark Serwotka is speaking at the launch event with Labour MP John McDonnell, chair of the PCS parliamentary group, and Linda Burnip from Disabled People Against Cuts.

The meeting begins at 5.30pm in Syndicate 4 and is open to everybody.

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Brighton Disabled People Against Cuts 

Brighton Disabled People Against Cuts group will be holding their first meeting immediately following the PCS public meeting on Welfare.

Speakers will include Linda Burnip national organiser for Disabled People Against Cuts, with representatives of Brighton Benefits Campaign and Brighton Stop the Cuts Coalition.

The meeting will be in Syndicate 4 at the Brighton Centre from 7pm till 8pm. All disabled people and  allies in the area are welcome.

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