On Saturday 2 December 2017 Unite Community will be staging a national day of action against Universal Credit to send a message to the government that they must STOP & FIX Universal Credit before rolling it out any further or thousands of families face a cold a hungry Christmas and the threat of losing their homes.
Unite Community Essex will be holding events across the county, from carol singing to drop-in support sessions to simple stalls and leafleting.
See the Unite website for more information about the campaign: Stop and FIX Universal Credit day of action.
11am – 2pm,
Brotherhood Hall, 34 St Osyth Road, Clacton-On-Sea, CO15 3BY
Drop-in for tea, coffee, biscuits and a chat to find out more about the Universal Credit roll-out, why it needs to be stopped and fixed, and for help and guidance if you’re affected.
Spread the word with our Facebook event: #FixUniversalCredit – Clacton
Outside Colchester Town Hall, High St, Colchester CO1 1PJ
Join Unite Community Essex activists and others in Colchester singing carols to alert people to the Universal Credit Christmas Crisis.
The Colchester group will start singing at about 4pm.
Can you get along to show your support and maybe hand out a few leaflets?
If you’re on Facebook please spread the word: Sing to Stop and Fix Universal Credit.
11am – 2pm
Waltham Abbey Market Square
We’ll be in Waltham Abbey Market Square handing out leaflets and discussing the problems of Universal Credit with local people.
Come along and join us!
Help spread the word on Facebook: Waltham Abbey – Stop and Fix Universal Credit