* Friday 19: Discrimination Law in 2001. Conference, London, organised by the TUC in association with Equal Opportunities Review. . Details: Amanda Griffiths, TUC Equal Rights Department; tel: 020 7467 1260.
* Wednesday 24: Defend Council Housing. Mass lobby of Parliament and rally at Westminster Central Hall, 1 pm-5 pm. Sponsored by UNISON, GMB, and UCATT. Details: Defend Council Housing Campaign, PO Box 33519, London E8 4XW; tel: 020 7275 9994/7538 2113.
* Monday 29: The Employment Relations Act - reviewing developments. Conference, London. Details: Institute of Employment Rights, 177 Abbeville Road, London SW4 9RL; tel: 020 7498 6919, fax: 7498 9080, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
* Saturday 24: The Communications Revolution - who benefits? Conference, London. Examines the government's communications white paper. Organised by the Campaign for Press and Broadcasting Freedom. Register on www.cpbf.org.uk or tel: 020 7278 4430.
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