Equality Committee Meeting Report – 12th October 2012

The committee welcomed Chris Nichols and Sharon Russell back.

Equality Act consultations.

A response on repealing third part harassment has gone to the government. Despite opposition the government is going ahead and the ‘Enterprise and Regulatory Reform’ bill will be …

Report of UCU FE Committee, October 5 2012


UCU’s Further Education Committee (FEC) met on Friday 5th October in the aftermath of consultation across UCU branches on the employers’ 0.7% pay offer. A majority of branches voted to reject the offer but also against strike action over …

More attacks on equal rights at work

Thompsons Solicitors published it’s response to two government consultations on proposed reforms of the Equality Act – these can be found here.

This response outlines how the current government is aiming to undermine the gains made for equality in …