Upcoming Events

Here are our upcoming events

  • Introduction to Social Media & Goal Setting - Edinburgh

    • Thursday, January 27, 2022 at 06:00 PM
    • zoom: https://zoom.us/j/96830451965
    • 4 people are going

    Introduction Comms & Goal Setting for 2022 - open to all members who are looking to get involved in social media and press.

     

    The meeting will include: 

    • Introduction to the Edinburgh Social Media and Comms Team. 
    • Be involved in setting the goals to achieve for the next year 
    • Next steps, how to get involved and trainings

    Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/96830451965 Meeting ID: 968 3045 1965

    Social media and press is an integral part of growing our union. Its where we can celebrate our work, reach a wider audience and use as a tactic in winning campaigns. 

    This meeting will also involved in getting you up to date with meetings, where members communicate and clear ways of be involved that suits you. 

    If you are keen to active, but haven't joined yet you can here: livingrent.org/join 

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  • Castlemilk: Cressdales Service Charge Campaign Planning

    • Thursday, January 27, 2022 at 07:00 PM
    • Birgidale Complex in Glasgow, United Kingdom



    Are you a tenant of Home Group on the Cressdales in Castlemilk? 

    Living Rent members living on the scheme have had enough of paying for services that they don't receive. With the maintenance contractor up for tender this year they want to organise their neighbours to have a collective say in the terms of the contract. 

    On Thursday January 27th come and meet you fellow union members in the area, and join them in a planning a campaign to have a fair say in who maintains the scheme, and how much you pay for it.

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  • Introduction to Living Rent

    Member by member Living Rent is growing stronger. If you have recently joined, looking to get more involved or want to understand the union's history, vision and structure better come along to this training!

    This session covers:

    • an introduction to Living Rent
    • the structure: branches, teams and roles
    • information around getting involved and next steps
    Sign up below to receive the zoom link (check you spam!)
    We’ll start at 11am sharp so come 5 minutes early and invite a friend/neighbour to come along :)
    Get to grips with the vision of Living Rent and be part of building one of the most exciting grassroots unions in Scotland.
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  • Get involved in the Comms - Social Media team
    Training Open to all members 

    This training is an introduction to getting involved in the comms teams in Living Rent.
    This training will go over the comms guidelines and will have interactive exercises including making your own graphics. 
    There will be clear next steps for how you can get involved in the comms team. 

    RSVP to the event and get in touch if you have any accessibility/ technical needs or questions. Look forward to seeing you there!

    Zoom link: 

    https://zoom.us/j/98684126860

    Meeting ID: 986 8412 6860

    Upcoming Training: 

    February 16th (Wednesday) 6-7.30pm - Writing Content, Framing and Brand Guidelines. Register here. 

    March 1st (Tuesday) 6-7.30pm - Writing and Pitching Press Releases and Stories. Register here. 

    The communications training dates are running on different evenings to make sure that people can attend and all get a chance to read the brand guidelines and know how to get involved. 

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  • This meeting is the first open to all members no matter what their involvement with the campaign so far.

    This meeting will 
    -Evaluate the Campaign, making sure everyone is up to day 
    -Decide on clear next steps 
    -Discuss and decide its relevance with the local elections. 

    Lets make sure that you the community has a say by what is built and are the forefront of imaging the development of Gorgie/Dalry. 

    Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/97993325788 Meeting ID: 979 9332 5788

    If you need any support using zoom or can't make it to the meeting but would like to be involved/ updated get in touch with your staff organiser Sinead McNulty. 

    The Full Monthly Branch Meeting is on Feb 10th at 6pm. You can register here. 

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  • Shawlands/Langside February Branch Meeting

    • Tuesday, February 08, 2022 at 06:30 PM
    • Shawlands United Reform Church, 111 Moss Side Rd, Glasgow, G41 3TP

    First in person branch meeting of the year! 

    The Shawlands/Langside February branch meeting is on Tuesday 8th February, 6.30-8pm at the Shawlands United Reform Church (111 Moss-Side Rd, Shawlands G41 3TP). 

    Please RSVP so we have an idea of how many members are coming. 

    If there's anything you'd like to see added to the agenda, get in touch with Sonja. 

    ** Snacks provided and children welcome **

    Covid safety rules

    - take a lateral flow test before coming to the meeting

    - bring a face mask (to be worn inside)

    - do not attend if you have symptoms or are waiting for test results

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  • Gorgie Dalry February Branch Meeting

    First branch meeting of 2022 - all welcome. 

     

    Gorgie/Dalry branch meeting is a great way to get involved and stuck right in at the start of 2022. 

    Agenda to be confirmed. 

    If you have any ideas of what you would like added to the agenda, email your staff organiser Sinead or call to discuss it. 

    Zoom Link 

    https://zoom.us/j/96221428269

    Meeting ID: 962 2142 8269

    If you need any support coming on zoom, have technical/ accessibility needs, or can't make it but want to be involved get in touch with your organiser, Sinead. 

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  • Comms Trainings - Writing content, Framing and Brand Guidelines

    • Wednesday, February 16, 2022 at 06:00 PM
    • https://zoom.us/j/96141403739
    • 4 people are going

    Get involved Comms and Social Media team
    Training Open to all members 

    This training is an introduction to getting involved in the comms teams in Living Rent.

    The Key outcomes of this training will be on making you feel confident when writing content for social media and how to frame the union online. There will also be a recap on brand guidelines and the platforms that you will use so you feel comfortable getting involved. 

    RSVP to the event and get in touch if you have any accessibility/ technical needs or questions. Look forward to seeing you there!

    Zoom link to attend: 

    https://zoom.us/j/96141403739

    Meeting ID: 961 4140 3739

    The next comms training is on Tuesday March 1st 6-7.30pm and will be on Writing and Pitching Press Releases and Stories. 

    The communications trainings are running on different evenings to make sure that people can attend and all get a chance to read the brand guidelines and know how to get involved. 

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  • Govanhill February Branch Meeting

    • Thursday, February 17, 2022 at 06:00 PM
    • Queen's Park Govanhill Parish Church, 170 Queen's Drive, Glasgow G42 8QZ

    The Govanhill February branch meeting is on Thursday 17th February, 6.00-7.30pm at the Queen's Park Govanhill Parish Church (170 Queen's Drive, Glasgow G42 8QZ)

    Please RSVP so we have an idea of how many members are coming. 

    If there's anything you'd like to see added to the agenda, get in touch with George. 

    Covid safety rules

    - take a lateral flow test before coming to the meeting

    - bring a face mask (to be worn inside)

    - do not attend if you have symptoms or are waiting for test results

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  • Comms Training - Writing and Pitching Press Releases and Stories. 

    • Tuesday, March 01, 2022 at 06:00 PM
    • zoom - https://zoom.us/j/97912325556
    • 1 person is going

    Get involved Comms and Social Media team
    Training Open to all members 

    This training is an introduction to getting involved in the comms teams, specifically press. 

    The key outcomes of this training will be on writing a press release and how to sucessfully pitch a story. There will also be a recap on brand guidelines, liable and the platforms that you will use so you feel comfortable getting involved. 

    RSVP to the event and get in touch if you have any accessibility/ technical needs or questions. Look forward to seeing you there!

    Zoom Link 

    https://zoom.us/j/97912325556

    Meeting ID: 979 1232 5556

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