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Ritzy strike 5 November 2017
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March 6, 2018, 1 Comment

Living wage campaigners at Brixton’s Ritzy cinema and others in the Picturehouse chain are to link up with the International Women’s Strike campaign on Thursday (8 March) – International Women’s […]

Ritzy workers' banner at the 2016 Lambeth Country Show

Ritzy workers plan week-long strike

February 11, 2018, Comments Off on Ritzy workers plan week-long strike

Workers campaigning to be paid the London Living Wage at Brixton’s Ritzy cinema will join other Picturehouse chain employees in a week of action beg ...

Ritzy workers in Windrush Square at the weekend

Ritzy fund soars in response to management threats

January 18, 2018, Comments Off on Ritzy fund soars in response to management threats

Management at Brixton’s Ritzy cinema has escalated the nationally important dispute there by threatening to lock out workers campaigning to be paid ...

Supporters of the Ritzy strikers brave the cold to picket the cinema urging potential patrons to back the boycott

Ritzy workers start new strike tonight

December 13, 2017, Comments Off on Ritzy workers start new strike tonight

Workers at Brixton’s Ritzy cinema will today (13 December) began another session of strikes in their campaign for the London Living Wage of £10.20 ...

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    Ritzy owner to spend £2.7 billion, but will not pay living wage
    November 29, 2017, Comments Off on Ritzy owner to spend £2.7 billion, but will not pay living wage

    Cinema operator Cineworld, the ultimate owner of Brixton’s Ritzy, while refusing to pay staff there the London Living Wage, is planning to spend £2.7 billion on the US Regal chain of […]

  • Ritzy workers in Windrush Square at the weekend
    Boost for Ritzy Picturehouse living wage campaign
    November 16, 2017, Comments Off on Boost for Ritzy Picturehouse living wage campaign

    The campaign for a living wage for workers in the Picturehouse cinema chain received a boost last night when Lewisham council chose the Curzon chain – which is a living […]

  • Ritzy workers in Windrush Square at the weekend
    Film industry heavyweights tell Picturehouse to settle
    November 8, 2017, Comments Off on Film industry heavyweights tell Picturehouse to settle

    Significant UK film industry figures, including I, Daniel Blake producer Rebecca O’Brien; producer Tony Garnett; writer Paul Laverty; and Suffragette director Sarah Gavron, have written an open letter to the […]

  • Ritzy strikers close cinema again as key dates approach
    August 5, 2017, Comments Off on Ritzy strikers close cinema again as key dates approach

    Brixton’s Ritzy cinema was closed yesterday and will be again today (5 August) as its staff continue their fight to be paid the London living wage and for sacked union […]