DIARY

2020

Q4

  • 28th November 2020: ONLINE Camera Branch Committee Meeting (4/4).

2021

Q1

  • (tbc) 28th-30th January 2021: BSC Expo 2021, Battersea Evolution, Battersea, London UK.
  • 31st January 2021: Bectu Sector Meeting.
  • 13th February 2021, 1100: ONLINE London Production Division meeting..
  • 20th February 2021, 1100: ONLINE Camera Branch General Meeting (1/4). Check your branch email for a join link.
  • 13th March 2021, 1100: ONLINE Camera Branch Committee Meeting (1/4).
  • 21st March 2021: Bectu Sector Meeting.
  • 23rd March 2021: British Arrows (advertising) awards, The Grosvenor House, Park Lane, London UK.

Q2

  • 10th April 2021, 1100: ONLINE Camera Branch General Meeting (2/4). Check your branch email for a join link.
  • 17th April 2021, 1100: ONLINE London Production Division meeting..
  • 24th April 2021, 1100: ONLINE Camera Branch Committee Meeting (2/4).
  • 12-13 May 2021: The Media Production Show, Olympia West Halls.
  • 15th May 2021: Bectu Sector Meeting
  • 16th May 2021: ONLINE BECTU Sector Conference, Bournemouth.

Q3

  • 5th-7th September 2021: The Plasa Show, Olympia National Hall.
  • 25th September 2021, 1100: ONLINE Camera Branch Committee Meeting (3/4).

Q4

  • (TBC) 6th – 17th October 2021: BFI London Film Festival.
  • 14th October 2021, 1900: ONLINE Camera Branch General Meeting (4/4). Check your branch email for a join link.

PAST EVENTS

2020
  • 7 November 2020: ONLINE London Production Division meeting.
  • 7 November 2020, 0930: ONLINE Sustainability 201.1: Creating a Sustainable Plan for Camera & Lighting Branches.
  • 31st October 2020, 1030: ONLINE Meeting for All Camera Dept Workers in RPD hosted by North West Camera Shop. (Open to LPD camera branch members).
  • 17th October 2020, 1000: ONLINE DIT meeting. OPEN to all DITs.
  • 15th October 2020, 1900: ONLINE Week-night General Meeting (4/4). Agenda.
  • 12th October 2020, 1830: ONLINE Camera branch LGBTQ+ open meeting. info
  • 10th October 2020 1000-1530: ONLINE Training the Trainers course. For 1st & 2nd ACs who tutor trainees. info
  • 26th September 2020: ONLINE Camera Branch Committee Meeting (3/4). Minutes.
  • 20th September 2020: BECTU Sector Meeting
  • 29th August 2020, 1100: ONLINE Camera Branch General Meeting: Useful Kit for Covid-19 shooting. Minutes.
  • 7th August 2020, 1100: ONLINE Getting more involved in your union. Check your email for join links from BECTU.
  • 5th August 2020, 1100: ONLINE Zoom On Up – How to Workshop. Check your email for join links from BECTU.
  • 5th August 2020, 1400: ONLINE Camera Branch Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Working Group Meeting.
  • 5th August 2020, 1800: ONLINE CB reps at ACO Sustainability meeting. Download the branch document.
  • 28th July 2020, 1100: ONLINE Camera Branch General Meeting. Minutes.
  • 21st July 2020, 1100: ONLINE Camera Branch Committee Meeting.
  • 14th July 2020, 1100: ONLINE Tuesday CB Meeting: Covid Safety reports & discussion.
  • 8th July 2020, 1400-1600: ONLINE Camera Branch Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Working Group meeting.
  • 8th July 2020, 1200: ONLINE Camera Branch Sustainability Working Group meeting.
  • 5th July 2020: BECTU Sector Meeting.
  • 30th June 2020: ONLINE Tuesday CB Meeting: Mental Health & Wellbeing.
  • 23rd June 2020: ONLINE London Production Division meeting.
  • 16th June 2020: ONLINE Camera Branch AGM. Elect the committee.
  • 9th June 2020, 1100-1300: ONLINE Tuesday CB Meeting: Strategy & Cohesion.
  • 21st May 2020, 1500: ONLINE Committee Meeting: Contractual Obligations in CoVid19 Times (follow up to Tuesday meeting).
  • 19th May 2020, 1200: ONLINE Tuesday CB Meeting: Contractual Obligations in CoVid19 Times
  • 12th May 2020, 1100-1300: ONLINE Tuesday CB Meeting: Climate & Sustainability.
  • 5th May 2020, 1100-1300: ONLINE Tuesday OPEN Meeting: Equality, Inclusion & Diversity.
  • 28th April 2020, 1100-1300: ONLINE Tuesday CB Meeting: The Tax Status of Freelancers.
  • 26th April 2020: ONLINE BECTU Sector Meeting.
  • 23rd April 2020: ONLINE London Production Division / Regional Production Division meeting.
  • 21st April 2020, 1500-1700: ONLINE General Meeting – Hours & work/life balance
  • 18th April 2020: ONLINE Camera Branch Committee Meeting (2/4).
  • 14th April 2020, 1800: Voting Closes for the Prospect National Executive Committee.
  • 1st April 2020, 1400: ONLINE Camera Branch General Meeting – Rates & finance. (2/4)
  • 1st April 2020, 1200: Deadline for LPD nominations to the SEC.
  • 19th March, 7-9pm: IR35 meeting – Leavesden Studios Screening Theatre
  • 17th March, 6-8pm: IR35 meeting, Leavesden Studios Screening Theatre
  • 15th March 2020: Voting opens for Prospect National Executive Committee.
  • 14th March 2020: Camera Branch Committee Meeting (1/4).
  • 11th March, 7-9pm: IR35 meeting, The Goat Pub near Shepperton Studios
  • 9th March, 7-9pm: IR35 meeting, Pinewood Studios Large Boardroom
  • 18th February 2020: Low Budget Action Plan version 0.4 handed over to LPD.
  • 16th February 2020, 1200: Deadline for the submission of nominations and Motions for the Prospect conference (The branch submitted a motion)
  • 15th February 2020, 1300: Camera Branch Meeting & Social: New Member Special
    The Angel, 73 City Road, EC1Y 1BD Old Street tube (1/4) 🍻. Download agenda.
  • 7th February 2020, 1000: BECTU, Find Your Future Event, Westminster Kingsway College, Kings Cross Centre, 211, Grays Inn Road, London. WC1X 8RA.
  • 2nd February 2020: BECTU Sector Meeting.
  • 31st January-1st February 2020: Camera Branch Diversity Networking event at the BSC Expo.
  • 31st January-1st February 2020, 2pm: Camera Branch at the BECTU stand, BSC Expo.
  • 18th January 2020: London Production Division meeting.
  • 25th January-15th February 2020: Consolidation of Low Budget Action Plan stage 3 consultation comments.
2019
  • 30th November 2019: Camera Branch Committee Meeting (4/4).
  • 25th November 2019 – 24th January 2020: Low Budget Action Plan (LBAP) stage 3 consultation opens.
  • 24th November 2019: BECTU Sector Executive Committee meeting.
  • 16th November 2019, 2pm: Camera Branch General Meeting (3/4), The Apollo Room, The Crown Tavern, 43 Clerkenwell Green, Clerkenwell, London, Greater London, EC1R 0EG.
  • 13th November 2019, 0930: Major Motion Picture Agreement Negotiation meeting.
  • 12th November 2019, 1100-1500: ‘Dignity at Work’ campaign launch. New Prospect House, 8 Leake St, Lambeth, London SE1 7NN).
  • 9th November 2019: London Production Division meeting (followed by proposed joint LPD/Regional Production Division meeting).
  • 9th – 16th November 2019: Prospect Union Week.
  • 5th – 24th November 2019: Consolidation of LBAP stage 2 consultation comments.
  • 4th November 2019: Low Budget Action Plan (LBAP) stage 2 consultation ends.
  • 30th September 2019: Low Budget Action Plan stage 2 consultation opens.
  • 21st – 29th September 2019: Consolidation of LBAP stage 1 consultation comments.
  • 21st September 2019: Camera Branch Committee Meeting (3/4).
  • 20th September 2019: Low Budget Action Plan (LBAP) stage 1 consultation ends.
  • 20th July 2019: London Production Division meeting.
  • 18th July 2019: Major Motion Picture Agreement negotiation pre-meet. Pinewood Studios.
  • 28th July 2019: BECTU Sector Executive Committee meeting.
  • 22nd June 2019: Camera Branch AGM and London Production Big Summer Gathering at The City of Westminster College in Paddington Green (2/4).
  • 21st June 2019, 09:00-18:00: Freelancer’s Fair, Royal Institution, Albemarle Street, London. W1S 4BS.
  • 4th June 2019: BBC Continuing Drama / Series and Serials negotiations.
  • 22nd May 2019: BBC Continuing Drama / Series and Serials negotiations.
  • 19th May 2019: BECTU Sector Conference, Brighton Metropole Hotel.
  • 18th May 2019: BECTU Sector Executive Committee meeting.
  • 18th May 2019: London Production Divisional Conference, Brighton Metropole Hotel.
  • 8th May 2019: Presidential and Sector Executive Committee ballot closes (Note: All candidates were unopposed and therefore elected).
  • 4th May 2019: London Production Division (followed by joint LPD/Regional Production Division meeting) (2/4)
  • 27th April 2019: Camera Branch Committee Meeting, BECTU HQ, 11am (2/4).
  • 18th April 2019: Conference agenda available to branches and notified delegates
  • 17th April 2019 (midday): Deadline for branches to register delegates
  • 3rd April 2019 (midday): Deadline for amendments to policy propositions and rule changes AND deadline for nominations to SOC
  • 24th March 2019: BECTU Sector Executive Committee meeting.
  • 22nd-31st March 2019: BECTU Freelancers Week.
  • 13th March 2019: Presidential and Sector Executive Committee ballot opens
  • 2nd March 2019, 2pm: Camera Branch General Meeting (1/4), 🍻 The Orchard Room, The Green Man, 36 Riding House Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W 7EP. Minutes.
  • 27th February 2019: Conference document 3 – calling for amendments to policy propositions and rule changes; closing date for Presidential and Sector Executive Committee nominations and election addresses
  • 27th January 2019: BECTU Sector Executive Committee meeting.
  • 26th January 2019: Camera Branch Committee Meeting (1/4). Minutes.
  • 12th January 2019: London Production Division meeting. (1/4).
  • 20th February 2019 (midday): Deadline for receipt of policy propositions and rule changes
2018
  • 25th November 2018: BECTU Sector Committee Meeting(4/4).
  • 24th November 2018: London Production Division Meeting / RPD (4/4).
  • 10th November 2018: Camera Branch General Meeting & Screening. 11am, Zero One, 1 Hopkins Street, Soho, London W1F 0HS (4/4). Minutes.
  • 27th October 2018: Camera Branch Committee Meeting (3/3). Minutes.
  • 12th September 2018: Midweek Evening Ratecard Meeting. The City Pride, Farringdon. (General Meeting 3/4) Minutes.
  • 2nd September 2018: BECTU Sector Committee Meeting (3/4)
  • 14th July 2018: London Production Division Meeting (3/4).
  • 9th June 2018, 1800: Camera Branch Annual General Meeting and SOCIAL at 🍻 The Green Man, 36 Riding House Street, Fitzrovia, London. W1W 7EP (General Meeting 2/4) Minutes.
  • 3rd-6th June 2018: Prospect National Executive Committee Meeting (1).
  • 12th May 2018, 1100: Camera Branch Committee Meeting Minutes.
  • 27th April 2018: The Freelancers Fair
  • 25th March 2018: BECTU Sector Committee Meeting.
  • 10th March 2018: London Production Division Committee Meeting.
  • 17th February 2018: Camera Branch Committee Meeting Minutes.
  • 4th February 2017 London Production Division Meeting, BECTU HQ.
  • 21st January 2018 Camera Branch General Meeting, BECTU HQ. Minutes.
2017
  • 26th November 2017 BECTU Sector Committee meeting.
  • Saturday 25th November, 11am LPD Committee Meeting (followed by joint LPD/RPD meeting).
  • 16-20th October 2017 Unions Week.
  • 24th September 2017 BECTU Sector Committee meeting.
  • 23rd September 2017 Camera Branch Committee meeting At BECTU HQ.
  • Saturday 9th September 2017, 11am LPD Committee Meeting.
  • 12th July 2017, 20:00 Camera Branch Rate Card Review Meeting. Old Mary’s Cocktail bar at The Mitre, 24 Craven Terrace, Lancaster Gate, London, W2 3QH (note this is a venue change). ADD link to minutes
  • 11th July 2017 OB Network organiser Sean Kelly at Wimbledon during the championships to meet members.
  • 9th July 2017 BECTU Sector Committee meeting.
  • 1st July 2017, 12-3pm Wild West – A BECTU event for workers in Micro-Budget productions at the royal Vauxhall Tavern.
  • 27th June 2017 OB Network Meetup, Wimbledon (Lunchtime & Evening) More info: OB Network.
  • 24th June 2017, 2pm, Branch AGM. (Preceeded by lunchtime Tax presentation at 1pm).
  • 3rd June 2017, 11am LPD Committee AGM.
  • Noon on Friday 26th May 2017 The TV Drama ballot closes.
  • 19th May 2017 The Freelancers’ Fair, Friday at the Royal Institution, 21 Albemarle Street, London W1S 4BS.
  • 8th May 2017 The TV Drama ballot opens.
  • 7th – 8th May Sector Conference (formerly the BECTU annual conference), Brighton.
  • 6th May LPD delegates meeting for Sector Conference, Brighton.
  • Noon on Tuesday 2nd May 2017 Deadline for eligibility for the TV Drama ballot.
  • Saturday 22nd April 2017, 11:00 – 13:00 BECTU Pact TV Drama Agreement Consultation Meeting. Phoenix Arts Club, 1 Phoenix Street, London. WC2H 8BU
  • Thursday 20th April 2017, 19:00 – 21:00 BECTU Pact TV Drama Agreement Consultation Meeting. Holiday Inn, Regent’s Park, Carburton Street, London. W1W 5EE
  • Saturday 8th April, 11am LPD Committee Meeting (followed by joint LPD/RPD meeting)
  • Wednesday 5th April, 12 noon (Sector Conference) Closing date for branches to notify LPD of their delegates to ensure accommodation and travel arrangements. There are five places remaining for members to attend.
  • 15th March 2017 Closing date for receipt of amendments to proposed propositions and for submitting nominations for the Sector Conference Standing Orders Committee, 2017-2019.
  • 4th March 2017 Branch Committee, BECTU HQ. Minutes.
  • 19th February 2017 BECTU Annual Members Forum, Holiday Inn, Fitzrovia.
  • 4th February 2017 London Production Division Meeting, BECTU HQ.