National Council - The European Referendum
All women - members and non-members, supporters and doubters about independence - are invited to attend our next National Council Meeting being held in Aberdeen. The meeting is free to attend, but there will be a bucket collection to cover the costs of venue hire.
Chair; Selma Rahman
Introduction; Rosemary Hunter
11.30 - 11. 45 - Welcome from Gillian Martin MSP
11.45 - 12.00 - The Case for Staying in the EU
Maggie Lennon, WFI National Caommitte
12,00 - 12. 15 - The Case for Leaving the EU
Penny Cole, Glasgow Peoples' Assembly
12.15 - 12. 45 - Open Mic and Discussion on the EU
12.45 - 13.00 - NIGG BAY; The Threat of Harbour Extension.
Renee will brief us on this important local issue.
13.00 - 14.00 - Lunch
Bring your own or there is a cafe in the community centre and a supermarket with a cafe within walking distance.
Over lunch, there will be an opportunity to hear from Maggie Mellon of the National Committee on our JusticeWatch work.
14.00 - 14.45 - TTIP; The European Trade Treaty and What It Means for Scotland
Discussion led by Victoria Heaney of the National Committee
14.45 - 15.25 Local Authority Elections 2017; How Do We Get More Women on the Council
Discussion led by Rosemary Hunter of the National Committee
15.25 - CLOSE & FINANCIAL APPEAL - Maggie Lennon
Please book your space by RSVPing.
DISABLED ACCESS; Unfortunately this venue does not have a hearing loop installed. Please let us know if this will impact upon your ability to take part. While this is a women-only event, disabled women who have a male PA are welcome to bring him. If you are bringing a PA please book two tickets. If you have any additional needs or questions concerning access, please get in touch and we will do all that we can to facilitate your participation.
Aberdeen AB10 7DR
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