Protest Against Con-Dem Austerity – Defend Our NHS & Other Public Services!

Leaflet for Saturday's protest demonstration and rally in Manchester city centre

Leaflet for Saturday’s protest demonstration and rally in Manchester city centre

Organised by Greater Manchester Association of Trades Union Councils. Supported by the Bakers’ Food & Allied Workers’ Union, Manchester Trades Council, Manchester Coalition Against Cuts, Disabled People Against Cuts, Unison Manchester Mental Health & Community Branch, South Manchester UNITE Community Branch.

Protest against George Osborne’s 5th December ‘Autumn Statement’ and likely announcement of a further £10bn in cutbacks and other austerity measures.

Support the fight to defend ALL OUR local A&E, Ambulance, NHS & other Public Services which are under threat as a result of the Government’s ‘Healthier Together’ review.

We say tax the rich, don’t cut the poor!

Assemble: All Saints, Oxford Road 12.30pm.
Rally @ Manchester Cathedral Gardens 2.00-3.00pm

Speakers confirmed include:

Ian Hodson (President, BFAWU) Christina Purcell (Manchester Coalition Against Cuts) Steve North (Secretary, Salford Unison) Karen Reissman (Unison NEC (pc), Save Bolton A&E) Khalil Secker (Man Uni Students’ Union Campaigns Officer) Roy Wilkes (President, Bury TUC) John Clegg (Chair, Mcr UNITE LG Branch) George Tapp (NW Pensioners) Colette Williams (BARAC) also from Save Trafford General, DPAC, MTUC, Campaign Against Manchester Ambulance Privatisation & UKUncut.

(Speakers will be limited to 4 mins each)

For further info:
E-mail: – Telephone: 07901 913698


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