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Why Belonging is such an important film
Why Belonging is such an important film

21 November 2017

Penny Vevers, communications and events officer, writes on the special screening of Belonging which took place at the Cinema Museum on 6 November 2017.

It’s not ok – and you don’t have to put up with it
It’s not ok – and you don’t have to put up with it

2 November 2017

At a time when shocking evidence of workplace abuse of power is causing all employers to review their procedures, with sexual harassment at top of the list, Sarah Ward, national secretary, reassures workers in the creative sectors that BECTU will continue to support members to pursue their complaints.

Mike Dick supports 'Great Jobs' motion at TUC Congress
Mike Dick supports 'Great Jobs' motion at TUC Congress

13 September 2017

A proposition on 'Great Jobs' was passed at the TUC's Brighton Congress on Monday 11 September. BECTU Sector Executive Committee member and delegate at TUC Congress, Mike Dick took to the stage to share his support for the motion, and to argue for quality, decent jobs for staff and freelancers in the creative sectors.

BECTU writes on BBC pay and says there is much to do
BECTU writes on BBC pay and says there is much to do

29 July 2017

With pay at the BBC at the centre of a national debate, BECTU officials, Sarah Ward and Noel McClean, respectively, national secretary and assistant national secretary, confirm just where BECTU stands.

BECTU slams chancellor's freelance tax hike
BECTU slams chancellor's freelance tax hike

8 March 2017

Read BECTU's response to the Government's plans to increase freelance rates of national insurance by 1% in each of the next two years. Add your comments in the below.

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