TUC Northern Women's Group Meeting

Date and time: 

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 15:30


Unison Regional Office, 140-150 Pilgrim Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6TH.


  1. Welcome and introductions – Pat Heron, Chair
  2. Speaker: Sharon Hodgson MP: Getting more women into politics; campaign on vaginal mesh implants and her work to change the law so that stillborn babies are recognised and acknowledged.
  3. Speaker: Christine Smith, WASPI (Women Against State Pension Inequality)
  4. TUC women’s conference report back: Bridget Corcoran and Allison Chisnell
  5. Motions to Northern TUC Regional Conference
  6. Women in Leadership Parliamentary visit 6th June
  7. Project: Mentoring young women who aren’t in a union
  8. Research: Domestic Violence in the Workplace


Please let Melanie Lowden know if you can make it 

Melanie Lowden
Office Manager Secretary to Beth Farhat TUC Northern Regional Secretary


Direct Line: 0191 227 5551 General enquiries: 0191 227 5550