Join us - 19 March

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Please join an event near you on Thursday 19 March to stop benefit sanctions in your community.   

We will continue to add new actions on a regular basis, so please check back.

For further information please email your Unite community coordinator

Northern Ireland - Albert Hewitt
Scotland - Jamie Caldwell

Fife Kirkcaldy Job Centre,  5 Hunter Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife KY1 1ED from 11am.
Glasgow Maryhill Jobcentre Plus, 1460-1470 Maryhill Road, Glasgow, G20 9DH from 1pm - 2pm

London & Eastern - Robin Sivapalan

East of England Job Centres
Great Yarmouth: The Conge, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk NR30 1EJ -  11am to 1pm
Cambridge Job Centre, 73 Chesterton Road Cambridge CB4 3BG -  12pm to 1.30pm
Peterborough Job Centre, Clifton House, 84 Broadway, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire PE1 1QZ,  12-2pm
Ipswich Job Centre, St Felix House, Silent Street, Ipswich, Suffolk IP1 1TF - 12.30pm
Norwich Job Centre, Kiln House, Pottergate, Norwich, Norfolk NR2 1BZ – 11am to 2pm

London Universal Credit Job Centres
Ealing Jobcentre, 6 Saint John's Road, Wembley HA9 7JD - 12pm to 2pm
Enfield Jobcentre, 34 Windmill Hill, Enfield, Greater London EN2 7AL - 12pm to 2pm
Hendon Jobcentre, Crown Building, 10 Finchley Lane, Hendon, London NW4 1DP - 12pm to 2pm
Hounslow Jobcentre, 10 Montague Road, Hounslow, Middlesex TW3 1LE - 12pm to 2pm
Poplar Jobcentre Plus, 13 Dod Street, Poplar, London E14 7EP - 12pm to 2pm
Shepherds Bush Jobcentre Plus, 176-180 Uxbridge Road, White City, London W12 7JP - 12pm to 2pm
Walthamstow Jobcentre Plus, Dansom House, 656a Forest Rd, London E17 3SH - 12pm to 2pm
Wandsworth Jobcentre Plus, Red lion Square 191 Wandsworth High Street, Southfields London, SW18 4LS - 12pm to 2pm
Willesden Jobcentre Plus, Chancel House Neasden Lane, Neasden, London NW10 2XH - 12pm to 2pm
City Tower Jobcentre, West Tenter Street, Whitechapel, London E1 8DT - 12pm to 2pm
Dagenham Job Centre Plus, Chequers Lane, Dagenham, Essex RM 9 6RA 12pm to 2pm
Southall Job Centre,  68 The Broadway, Southall, Greater London UB1 1QD, 10.30am to 12pm
Peckham Job Centre Plus, 24-26 Peckham High Street, Peckham London, SE15 5DS - 12pm to 2 PM

More London Job Centres
Wood Green Job Centre, Granta House, 1 Western Road, Wood Green, Haringey, London N22 6UH - 12pm to 2pm
Tottenham Job Centre, 640-656 High Road, London, N17 0AA - 12pm to 2pm

London - national action
Department of Work and Pensions, Caxton House, Tothill Street, SW1H 9DA - 3pm to 5pm

East Midlands - David Condliffe
Job Centre demo: Becket Street, Derby, DE1 1NW - 10am to 12pm
Street stall: St. Peter's Quarter, Derby - 10am to 3pm
Meeting: St. Peter's Church, Derby - 3.30pm to 4.30pm tea and coffee
Job Centre demo: Markham Road, Chesterfield, S40 1TG - 10.30am
Leicester Job Centre, Charles Street, Leicester, LE1 3JD - 12pm to 2pm
Meeting: Secular Hall, 75 Humberstone Gate, Leicester, LE1 1WB - 2pm to 4pm
Stall And Rally with Speakers: Speakers' Corner, Cornhill, off High Street, Lincoln - 12pm
Job Centre demo: Parliament Street, Nottingham, NG1 1EE - 12pm to 1pm
Job Centre demo: Station Street, Nottingham, NG2 2BZ - 1pm to 2pm
Street stall: Market Square - 10am - 2pm
Meeting: VAT & Fiddle, Queens Bridge Road, Nottingham, NG2 1NB - 2pm to 3pm
Job Centre Demo: The Delph Centre,  Market St, Swadlincote, DE11 9DY - 10am to 2pm
Meeting: The Old Post Centre (Newhall), High St, Swadlincote, DE11 0HX - 7pm to 8pm

South East - Kelly Tomlinson
Southampton - 11am assemble at Above Bar Cross Roads, opposite ‘Sprinkles’ SO14 7FL – corner of New Road for march down Above Bar, past Bargate to Job Centre
12pm – Protest Rally/Street Theatre (‘The Trial of Iain Duncan-Smith’)/Speakers at Job Centre, Bernard Street. Return march to start point by approx 1pm
Margate - Kent 10am Margate Job Centre, Mill Lane, Margate CT9 1LB Local Facebook event:
Eastbourne - Bankers corner, no sanctions stall, 11am to 2pm
Reading – Outside Job Centre, no sanctions stall, from 12pm to 2pm
Milton Keynes – Outside Job Centre, no sanctions stall, 11am to 1pm
Brighton - Outside the Brighton Job Centre in Edward Street from 12pm
Ramsgate - Leafleting in the High Street, train station and job centre until lunch time
Bracknell - Outside job centre - from 10am no sanctions
Hastings - Town centre (opposite Lloyds Bank - 2pm no sanctions stall
Crawley -11am outside County Mall - No Sanctions stall

North East, Yorkshire & Humberside - Joe Rollin
Teeside Job Centre Plus, 79 Corporation Road, Middlesbrough TS1 2BA - 12pm protest march
Grimsby - rally at Riverside Square at 12pm
Barnsley - meet at Barnsley town centre (outside Boots the Chemist, 34-40 Cheapside, Barnsley S70 1RT) at 12.15pm for protests at various town centre locations
Huddersfield - Upperhead Row (near the bus station), Huddersfield - 12pm demo
Newcastle City Job Centre Plus, 1 Cathedral Square, Mosely Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 1EE - meet at 12pm
Leeds - 64 Briggate, Leeds LS1 6LH (outside Body Shop) for protests at various town centre locations - meet at 12pm. Bring friends, banners, flags, music,  noise and imagination!
Sunderland - 60-66 John Street, Sunderland SR1 1QT - 12 to 2pm
Doncaster - Doncaster Crossgate House, Wood Street, Doncaster DN1 3LL - 11am to 1pm
Selby Job Centre, Flaxley Road YO8 3BH – 12pm demo
Sheffield – Hartshead Square, S1 2FD outside Atos Assessment Centre – meet at 12 noon for protests at various city centre locations
Redcar Job Centre Plus, Portland House, West Dyke Road TS10 1DH – 10am protest
Stockton Job Centre Plus, Bridge Road TS18 3DW – 2pm protest

North West - Sheila Coleman
Ashton Under Lyne: Ashton Job Centre, 101 Old Street, Ashton Under Lyne OL6 6BJ - 1pm
Salford: Salford Job Centre, Paddington Close (off Churchill Way), Salford M6 5PL - 9am to 5pm
Oldham: Oldham Job Centre Plus - 2pm

Wigan: Outside Moon under Water at 12pm then demonstration at Brocol House (the Dole), King Street, Wigan

Stockport: Job Centre, Heron House, Wellington Street, Stockport SK1 3BE at 2pm.
Kirkby Jobcentre Plus, St Chads Drive, Kirkby, L32 8RW at 10am to 2pm
Liverpool, Jobcentre Plus, Williamson Square, Liverpool at 12 noon
Wirral, Upton Jobcentre, 52 Arrowe Park rd, Upton, CH49 0EU at 11am
Liverpool, Unite Casa Community & Wirral TUC will meet at Hoylake Rail station, Market Street, Wirral at 10am. March to Job Centre (Esther McVey’s constituency)
Ellesmere Port: Jobcentre, Bus station entrance at 12 noon

West Midlands - Tyrone Fowles
Birmingham, Job Centre Centennial House, 100 Broad Street, Birmingham, West Midlands B15 1AU - 10.30am
Worcester, Job Centre Plus, Haswell House, Sansome Street, Worcester WR1 1UZ - 10.30am

Stoke on Trent Job Centre, 91 Upper Huntbach Street, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire ST1 2BX - 10.30am

Wales - Joanne Galazka
Merthyr Tydfil: Merthyr Job Centre, Ty Bethesda, Avenue De Clichy - meet at 9am
Caerphilly: Caerphilly Job Centre, Castle Street - meet at 11am
Cardiff: Cardiff Job Centre, Charles Street - meet at 1.30pm.
Wrexham: Wrexham Job Centre,15-17 Grosvenor Road - meet at 1.30pm.
Swansea: Swansea Job Centre, 37-38 high street - meet at 1.30pm.

South West - Brett Sparkes
Swindon, march from Regents Circus SN1 1JL – Conservative Offices, Milton Rd SN1 5JE - 1pm start
Taunton - Taunton High Street, Farmers Market, Market Place - 12 to 2pm stall
Bideford - Geoffery Cox constituency office, 2 Bridge Chambers, Lower Bridge Street EX39 2BU - 11am demo
Weymouth Job Centre, Westwey Road, Weymouth, Dorset DT4 8TG at 12pm - interactive play

Truro Job Centre - Lemon Quay House, Lemon Quay, Truro TR1 2PU - 12 to 2pm stall and picket

Bridgwater, Cornhill, Fore Street, Bridgwater - 11am to 1pm
Bristol Central, City Centre (by the fountains), Colston Avenue, Bristol BS1 4ST - 11am to 2pm
Poole Job Centre Plus, Old Town Market, Dear Hay Lane, Poole, Dorset BH15 1NZ - 10am to 1pm
Salisbury, Guildhall, Market Place, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 1JH - 10.30am - 4.30pm
Yeovil Job Centre Plus, 29-31 Hendford, Yeovil BA20 1UU - 8.30am start
Newton Abbott Job Centre Plus, Kingsteignton Road, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 2PG - stall and picket 3pm
Bath Job Centre Plus, Somerset Hall, Somerset Street, Bath, BA1 1TS - 11am demo/rally
Exeter Job Centre Plus, Clarendon House, Exeter EX1 2DA - stall and picket 11am