Category: Events @ Sunderland College

The People’s Assembly : End Austerity Now

The People’s Assembly organised an ‘End Austerity Now’ march and demo in London on Saturday 20th June.   Coaches from Carlisle, Durham, Darlington, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Newcastle, South Shields and Sunderland and travelled to London for this important event. Among the 250,000 demonstrators were two Sunderland College branch reps (photo courtesy of @UCUSunderland)


#LoveFE lobby of Westminster : 16th June 2015

As part of the #lovefe campaign to save adult education from proposed 24% cuts to the England lifelong learning budget, we held a lobby of parliament at Westminster on the afternoon of Tuesday 16th June 2015. Newly elected MPs were asked to stop the cuts and commit to properly funded lifelong learning. Our region was represented…