1 August 2012

UCU Left conference

Defending Post-16 Education in an Era of Austerity

A conference of resistance, Saturday 22 September, Goldsmiths University.

Speakers include: John McDonnell MP, Melanie Cooke Action for ESOL & Kings college UCU, Owen Jones author of chavs, Zita Holbourne PCS NEC and co-chair of BARAC, Professor Andrew Mcgettigan, Alex Kenny NUT NEC, Jeremy Corbyn MP, Jane Aitchinson PCS DWP Group President 2004-12 Y, Professor Ken Spours, Kostas Skordoulis lecturer at Athens University.

An on line sign up for the UCU Left conference (more details here) can be found here – or below.

Directions to the venue.

Goldsmiths is located in East London in Deptford. Add an additional hour to arrive in comfort if travelling in from Kings Cross or Euston. The nearest station is New Cross Station. This serves mainline as well as the new Overground line. Deptford Bridge DLR station near Greenwich station is about 10 minutes away.

Goldsmiths, University of London
New Cross
SE14 6NW

How to get to Goldsmiths by:

From Euston approx. – 45 min journey and a ten minute walk

From Kings Cross St Pancras – 45 min journey and a ten minute walk

Short walk from New Cross Station.

Note it’s a 5 to 10 minute walk, better not to get the bus.

Access: Please contact us if you need assistance getting from the station to the campus.

Contact for further information: Richard 07532364638.


  1. Duncan Harris said:

    Please book me a place at the conference..

    13 August 2012 at 6:17pm
  2. Richard McEwan said:

    See you there

    4 September 2012 at 1:02pm

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