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28 Nov 2019
NEP UK Tony Lennon, Bectu’s freelance and research officer, and Sean Kelly from Bectu’s...
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22 Nov 2019
BBC Broadcasting House Bectu has written to the leaders of all major UK political parties...
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20 Nov 2019
NEP UK Bectu is urgently seeking talks with NEP UK, following a letter from the company to all its...
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7 Nov 2019
Several audience members were injured during last night’s performance of Death of a Salesman,...
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31 Oct 2019
This campaign is for all members of Bectu. All of you. It doesn’t matter who you are, what you...
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22 Oct 2019
Bectu members striking outside of Picturehouse Central We’re very proud of our long-running...
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18 Oct 2019
Around two million women face difficulties in work because of one of the workplace’s biggest...
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18 Oct 2019
Oluwagbemi Ogundolie after winning his tribunal case. A security officer based at BBC New...
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1 Oct 2019
Make sure you don’t miss out on the last spaces available on these Freelance Vocational...
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27 Sep 2019
Today Bectu has written to Tony Hall raising concerns about the findings of the BBC Editorial...
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10 Sep 2019
Trades Union Congress policy work and consultation responses should adequately represent...
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10 Sep 2019
The government’s policy on TV licences for the over-75s must be reversed, delegates at the Trades...
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6 Sep 2019
A talented pool of industry experts will gather this Sunday for the second annual industry event to...
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3 Sep 2019
Bectu members in the creative industries have worked on Blue Planet and other film, TV and theatre...
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22 Aug 2019
As the Edinburgh Festival Fringe draws to a close, the Federation of Entertainment Unions (FEU)
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9 Aug 2019
Long hours culture and bullying in UK gaming industry attracts attention of MPs and unions.
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15 Jul 2019
BECTU’s LGBT+ Committee are seeking applications for representatives from the London...
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13 Jul 2019
Following repeated attacks in the media on the integrity and impartiality of the civil service, and...
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21 Jun 2019
The National Pensioners Convention is leading protests outside BBC workplaces today following the...
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19 Jun 2019
Philippa Childs welcomes the Living Wage Foundation’s new programme, Living Hours, which...
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19 Jun 2019
Freelancers in film and TV are gearing up for a great industry day out, organised by BECTU, this...
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18 Jun 2019
26 Welsh theatre organisations back the initiative with further support from the Department for...
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18 Jun 2019
The channel’s head of comedy Saskia Schuster is launching a new initiative called Comedy 50:50,...
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10 Jun 2019
BECTU response to today’s BBC consultation findings on the over-75s TV licence.
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6 Jun 2019
BECTU and UK Theatre met at the  Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS) on 3 June...
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14 Feb 2018
Representatives from across the UK’s screen industries are leading the way on support for...
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22 Nov 2017
Bectu logo Bectu is urging employers in film and TV production to introduce a ‘respect at...
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