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Sound Values - Value Sound
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End BBC Contractors Poverty Pay
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BBC Terms & Conditions - ballot open!
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Keep Casualty in Bristol
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Chaperones and Tutors Manifesto
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Don't Top Slice the Licence Fee
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Delivering Quality First
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BBC Pay and Pensions 2010
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Organising VFX
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Say No to Exploitation in TV
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Eyes Half Shut
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All Right? Fill in our disability survey
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Give Picturehouse staff the living wage!
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BBC Love It Or Lose It
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Standing Up
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Live Events Network
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Events

BECTU Sector Conference 2019

BECTU's 2019 Sector Conference takes place in Brighton on Sunday/Monday 19-20 May.

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May 19
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ABTT Show 2019

Hosted by the Association of British Theatre Technicians this show on Wednesday 5 June and Thursday 6 June 2019 offers a great learning and networking opportunity for people working in theatre and ...

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Jun 19
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The Media Production Show 2019

The Media Production show returns on 11 and 12 June for its fourth year, and is set to take place at Olympia London, in the West Hall.

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Jun 19
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Freelancers’ Fair 2019

Join us for the Freelancers' Fair 2019 at the Royal Institution on Friday 21 June.

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Jun 19
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Training & Development

Career development courses available through BECTU are provided at low cost. Whilst in most cases the courses on our bespoke list are open to members and non-members, the programme reflects training needs identified by our membership. Selected courses highlighted below. Use the search box to find more.

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6 June 2019
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17 October 2019
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Young Members Forum

The Young Members Forum keeps BECTU connected with the needs of younger members. The group informs union policy, holds events for young members and builds alliances with young trade unionists across the UK.

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