Sunday, 1 March 2015

March Meeting

We've changed again! From March, our meetings will be held on the third Monday of the month at a new venue. Our next meeting will be:

Monday 16th March 2015 - 8.00pm
Stoke Coventry Club
7 Stoke Green

All Equity members welcome - we look forward to seeing you!

Saturday, 28 February 2015

Midlands Area AGM 2015

Our Midlands Area AGM was held at the Crescent Theatre in Birmingham on 27th February 2015. On the panel were:
Midlands Area Organiser: Tim Johnson (his last before retirement!)
Midlands Area Councillor: Sally Treble
General Secretary: Christine Payne
President: Malcolm Sinclair
 The Midlands Equity 'Family'
President Malcolm Sinclair with John Brennan
 Louise Mayer, Mandelea and Sally Treble
Conk The Clown

Wednesday, 11 February 2015

Branch Party - Tuesday 17th February 2015

Our first meeting of 2015 will be held on Tuesday 17th February - see post below for details of venue.

Another piece of news is that we will have a short meeting (members only) followed by a party! Members may invite friends and relatives to come along.  Please contact the Branch Secretary, Sheila Payne, if you would like to attend, to give her an idea of numbers for catering.

Also, if any members would like to do a spot of entertainment at the party, please get in touch with Sheila!

Thursday, 8 January 2015



2015 brings new changes to our branch meetings. Instead of the 2nd Wednesday of the month, they will be held on the 3RD TUESDAY (from February, no meeting in January).
Not only that, we have a new venue!

Our next branch meeting will be held:

Tuesday 17th February - 8.00pm
The Standard Triumph Club
Herald Avenue
All Equity members very welcome - we look forward to seeing you!

Saturday, 15 November 2014

Annual General Meeting 12.11.14

Equity's General Secretary, Christine Payne, attended our AGM on Wednesday. She agreed to be put in the "Hot Seat" for an interview by our Chair, Trevor Gay.

Christine Payne with Annie Gay (former Branch Secretary) and Tim Johnson (Area Organiser)
Nick Steinberg and other branch members
Other photos can be viewed in our online album
There was an Election of new Branch Officers/Committee Members:
Secretary:        Sheila Payne
Treasurer:        Sheila Payne
Webmaster:      Annie Gay
Committee Members:John Brennan, June Pullon, John Rodgers & Nick Steinberg
Chair:               [Vacancy]
Vice Chair:        [Vacancy]
Asst. Secretary: [Vacancy]
PRO:                 [Vacancy]
As you can see, we need more Branch Offficers. Any volunteers?

Sunday, 12 October 2014

Branch AGM

AGM and Election of New Officers
Wednesday 12th November 2014 - 8.00pm
Coventry & North Warwickshire Sports Club
Binley Road, Coventry CV3 1HB
Equity's General Secretary, Christine Payne, will be in attendance!
All Equity members very welcome

Monday, 22 September 2014

Branch and Open Meeting: Wednesday 8th October 2014

The Coventry & Leicester Variety Branch of Equity invites you to an:

‘Open Meeting’

Wednesday 8th October 2014 – 8.00pm
(Branch Meeting, members only at 7.30pm)

Coventry & North Warwickshire Sports Club

Binley Road, Coventry CV3 1HB

Why Join?

·         Help and advice on signing contracts

·         Representation – in disputes with employers

·         Public Liability Insurance – up to £10million

·         Compensation – if injured or made ill through work

·         Free legal support

·         Tax and welfare support

·         An Equity card – a universally recognised symbol of your status as a professional

·         Local meetings at Equity branches – advice, belonging and friendship.

These are just some of the reasons.

Why Attend This Meeting?

·         To find out more               

·         To meet and chat with Equity members

·         Free hotdogs to the first 25 people in attendance!