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Scottish Artists Union

Office 231
The Briggait
141 Bridgegate
Glasgow G1 5HZ

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You are invited to Scottish Artists Union – Annual General Meeting 2016

Posted: Friday, 9th September 2016
Scottish Artists Union, Office 231, The Briggait, 1
41 Bridgegate, Glasgow, G1 5HQ 0141 559 4999 Scottish Artists Union
Annual General Meeting



Scottish Artists Union – AGM 2016 will take place at South Block, 60 Osborne Street, Glasgow G1 5QH, on Thursday 22nd September at 6.30 - 9pm.

We particularly encourage full and associated members to come along and take part. All welcome.  


 All Members


Welcome & Opening Remarks

 SAU President – Janie Nicoll


Financial Report 2015/16

SAU Treasurer - Rowena Comrie


Election of New Executive Committee

SAU Exec member


SAU Members Survey Report

Lorraine Simpson, independent researcher


Organisational Review Report & Recommendations

Jennifer Hunter, Hack Aye



INTERVAL - refreshments



Affiliation to the GFTU and its benefits for SAU members

Doug Nicholls, General Secretary,

General Federation of Trade Unions, GFTU


Reflections from a Union Member

Guest Speaker - Ellie Harrison


Proposed Motions
(Note – all motions from members must be submitted in writing in advance of AGM )

SAU Exec member


Closing Remarks

Janie Nicoll



Please attend promptly or, if possible, send apologies for your absence.  Light refreshments will be served.



Thursday 22nd September at South Block,
60 Osborne Street, Glasgow
G1 5QH
6.30 - 9pm.




SAU Hack Events during July, in Glasgow Edinburgh, Inverness. Get involved!

Posted: Tuesday, 14th June 2016

SAU have commissioned ‘Hack Aye’ to undertake an Organisational Review of the Union and to help to plan how it can develop over the next few years. Hack Aye will be undertaking a research and consultation project which will involve the membership and interested parties.





Cultural Husting Event Video Documentation

Posted: Tuesday, 24th May 2016

Video Documentation of our Cultural Husting Event from 27th April, at Out Of the Blue Drill Hall, Edinburgh is now available to watch at Youtube link