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Picturehouse workers strike again on Saturday 25 February
Picturehouse workers strike again on Saturday 25 February

23 February 2017

Workers at four Picturehouse venues are to stage a further 24 hour strike starting at 6am on Saturday 25 February in support of their campaign for the London Living Wage.

IT maintenance, Thursday 23 February
IT maintenance, Thursday 23 February

23 February 2017

Users of our website are asked to note that IT maintenance scheduled to start at 5.30pm today will affect members' use of pages or documents behind the login.

Planned closure of The London Studios is a betrayal of staff, says BECTU
Planned closure of The London Studios is a betrayal of staff, says BECTU

21 February 2017

BECTU issued the following statement today following news of ITV's plans to close The London Studios.

Vacancy: Project Co-ordinator (Union Learning Fund)
Vacancy: Project Co-ordinator (Union Learning Fund)

20 February 2017

Applications are invited for a new project coordinator post to support the training department at BECTU's office in Clapham. This is a part-time post offered on a fixed term contract until 31 March 20...

High profile support for Picturehouse strike
High profile support for Picturehouse strike

16 February 2017

The Living Staff living Wage campaign reached new heights last weekend, with a total of four Picturehouse sites joining forces for the largest cinema workers strike in UK history.

❤ Unions Week draws to a close
❤ Unions Week draws to a close

14 February 2017

Heart Unions Week kicked off last Wednesday (8-14 February), celebrating the fantastic work undertaken by unions nationwide, and raising their profile in communities and online.

Largest cinema workers strike in UK history
Largest cinema workers strike in UK history

10 February 2017

Workers from the Ritzy Cinema, Hackney Picturehouse, Picturehouse Central and Crouch End Picturehouse are striking together on Saturday 11 February for the London Living Wage. Their press release is s...

BVE show headliners bring star quality
BVE show headliners bring star quality

27 January 2017

BVE 2017 is still a month away and yet the excitement around the show is building. In the last two weeks show organisers have announced keynotes from BAFTA award-winning director, Amma Asante, appoint...

New ratecard for background artistes
New ratecard for background artistes

20 January 2017

A new ratecard for background artistes comes into effect on 1 March 2017. The new pay agreement, brokered between the union and PACT, will run for three years until February 2020.

Find Your Future North: event for apprentices and trainees
Find Your Future North: event for apprentices and trainees

19 January 2017

New entrants seeking apprenticeship and trainee opportunities in the creative sectors need to take part in Find Your Future North. Openings in film, TV, theatre and live events will be the focus of th...

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