Irish Equity and the Musicians Union of Ireland have called for an immediate increase in support from the Government for all workers and entertainment venues impacted by the tightening of Covid-19 restrictions.  SIPTU Sector Organiser, Michelle Quinn, said: “The members of Irish Equity and the Musicians Union of … [Read More...]


Following the introduction of further Covid-19 restrictions, Irish Equity and the Musicians’ Union of Ireland (MUI) have welcomed the return of … [Read More...]


To view the latest information regarding the re-opening of PUP to workers impacted by the latest restrictions please visit: … [Read More...]


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ICTU Biennial Conference, Belfast 2021

By Gerry O’Brien — I had the pleasure to second a motion proposed by our colleagues in Equity (UK) at the Irish Congress of Trades Union biennial conference in Belfast last week. The motion was proposed by the Northern Irish executive of Equity which is … [Read More...]

Irish Equity surprised at exclusion of Arts Minister from Cabinet committee on Covid-19

The Executive of Irish Equity have expressed surprise and disappointment at the exclusion of the Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media, Catherine Martin, from the Cabinet sub-committee on Covid-19.  At a meeting of … [Read More...]