UNISON National Delegate Conference 2013 – Thursday 20th June, Arena and Convention Centre (ACC) Liverpool, Kings Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, L3 4FP 12:45 – 13:45
UNISON members and representatives will hear from three of the campaign’s patrons, Leroy Rosenior, Vincent Pericard and Howard Gayle, about the positive impacts of the campaign and their own experiences of racism, both within sport and society.
Leroy is a former West Ham United, Fulham and Queens Park Rangers player and has also managed several teams including the Sierra Leone national team
Former Juventus, Portsmouth and Stoke City striker Vincent Pericard is a recent addition to Show Racism the Red Card team.
Howard Gayle, Liverpool’s first black player, also played for teams such as Fulham, Newcastle United, Birmingham City and Blackburn Rovers.
Ged Grebby is Chief Executive of Show Racism the Red Card, having founded the organisation in 1997.
Liz Snape is assistant general secretary for communications, campaigns and policy at UNISON and will be chairing the meeting.