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The Queen's Speech and the 2010 general election
The Queen's Speech and the 2010 general election

10 November 2009

The Queen's Speech, due to be delivered on 18 November, could signal the next stage in BECTU campaigning and will intensify debate in the run-up to the general election.

BECTU at work in Brighton
BECTU at work in Brighton

29 September 2009

Gerry Morrissey, who heads up the union's delegation at the Labour Party conference in Brighton this week, writes about the team's activity.

BECTU discusses the BBC's future strategy
BECTU discusses the BBC's future strategy

12 September 2009

Gerry Morrissey reports on a week which has had the BBC's response to Digital Britain at its centre.

A view from the Edinburgh TV Festival
A view from the Edinburgh TV Festival

4 September 2009

Sharon Elliott provides her summary of the 2009 Edinburgh International Television Festival.

Industry networking Stateside
Industry networking Stateside

30 July 2009

Gerry Morrissey reports on his meeting with IATSE convention delegates.

Culture Secretary's attack on BBC over top-slicing
Culture Secretary's attack on BBC over top-slicing

15 July 2009

Does the Culture Secretary's attack on the BBC suggest the Digital Britain consultation is a sham?

National, regional, and local .... it all matters
National, regional, and local .... it all matters

27 May 2009

BECTU continues to engage on issues of importance to members on a national, regional and local perspective.

New rights, same challenges
New rights, same challenges

9 April 2009

New rights to request flexible working arrangements were introduced this week. Good news for those trying to balance the needs of work with bringing up a family.

Tackling the elements
Tackling the elements

4 April 2009

BECTU has delivered its messages to a variety of audiences in the past week or so: Put People First! BBC and ITV management, the Conservative Party and the House of Lords have all featured.

Welcome to BECTU's new website
Welcome to BECTU's new website

19 March 2009

Gerry Morrissey welcomes BECTU's new website and highlights some of its features.

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