Aberdeenshire UNISON

Public Works Update April 2012

Aberdeen May Day March and Rally 2012

March against the cuts and against racism and fascism at the 2012 May Day March and Rally, which will gather at St Nicholas Churchyard, Union St, Aberdeen from 11am.

May Day Rally 2011Organised by Aberdeen Trades Union Council (ATUC), it will march off at 11.30am to a Rally in the Castlegate at 12noon.

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The guest speaker at the Rally will be Cheryl Gedling of the PCS Union. There will also be speakers from Local Trade Unions; Aberdeen Against Austerity; Scottish Palestinian Solidarity Campaign; the Students Union, MP's and MSP's.

Please bring your banners, flags, pendants and boards etc to make the march and rally as colourful as possible.

Refreshments will be laid on after the march and rally in the ATUC Club, Adelphi, Aberdeen once the rally has concluded.

Brian Carroll, Chair of the ATUC urged union members and community activists to attend the march and rally in numbers. He said, "This will be a springboard for those who will be taking Strike Action on Thursday 10th May in respect of the national Fair Pensions For All Campaign."