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October 3, 2017, No comments

Workers employed by the Picturehouse cinema chain at Brixton’s Ritzy and BECTU, their union, have reacted to convoluted new legal threats with an angry challenge to managers. BECTU members at […]

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Picturehouse strikers to defy sack threat

October 1, 2017, No comments

Workers at Brixton’s Ritzy cinema and others in the Picturehouse chain who have been campaigning to be paid the official Living Wage are to defy a t ...

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Ritzy workers vote for renewed strikes

August 30, 2017, 1 Comment

Workers at Brixton’s Ritzy cinema and others campaigning for the living wage at in the Picturehouse chain venues have defied attempts to “ ...

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Ritzy campaigners say housing crisis film showing ‘positive’

July 13, 2017, Comments Off on Ritzy campaigners say housing crisis film showing ‘positive’

Workers at Brixton Ritzy cinema, whose long-running campaign to be paid the London Living wage has attracted national attention, have agreed to view i ...

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    Ritzy staff demonstrate after three union reps are sacked
    June 16, 2017, Comments Off on Ritzy staff demonstrate after three union reps are sacked

    Staff at the Ritzy cinema demonstrated in Windrush Square at 6pm today (16 June) to protest the sacking of three union representatives at the cinema. They had support from author […]

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    Union condemns Ritzy suspensions
    June 2, 2017, Comments Off on Union condemns Ritzy suspensions

    The trade union representing workers at Brixton’s Ritzy cinema and others in the Picturehouse chain campaigning for a living wage, has condemned as intimidation the suspension of six of its […]

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    Ritzy bosses suggest they may talk over living wage
    May 19, 2017, Comments Off on Ritzy bosses suggest they may talk over living wage

    Cineworld, the owner of the Picturehouse chain that runs Brixton’s Ritzy, has said it would meet union representatives to try to resolve the dispute over cinema workers’ demands to be paid a […]

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    Film Review: CERTAIN WOMEN
    March 2, 2017, Comments Off on Film Review: CERTAIN WOMEN

    A 2016 Sundance Festival and Toronto Film Festival selection, writer and director Kelly Reichardt’s new film CERTAIN WOMEN flounders through a slow rumination on small-town American life. CERTAIN WOMEN is […]