Congress 2008

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The 140th Trades Union Congress took place from the 8th - 11th September 2008 at the Brighton Centre. The Report of Congress 2008 is available here as a word document and pdf. Printed copies are available from TUC publications price £10.

Key documents:

Final Agenda - text of motions

Composite Motions and GPC Report

General Council Report to Congress

Congress decisions

Key speeches:

Brendan Barber

Dave Prentis

John Denham

Alistair Darling

Harriet Harman


Full edited verbatim report of the 2008 Congress
21 November 2008
Text of all the resolutions carried; General Council statement adopted; and results of elections to General Council and General Purposes Committee
16 September 2008
Sheila Bearcroft, a lay member of the GMB and also a member of the union's governing executive council has today (Thursday) been elected as the next TUC President.
11 September 2008
TUC Congress, Brighton, Wednesday 10 September 2008.
10 September 2008
The Leader of the House of Commons and Minister for Equalities addresses TUC Congress, Brighton, Wednesday 10 September 2008
10 September 2008
TUC Congress, Brighton, Wednesday 10 September 2008
10 September 2008
Late motion to TUC Congress 2008, Wednesday 10 September 2008
10 September 2008
Chancellor of the Exchequer's address to TUC Congress - Brighton, 09 September 2008
09 September 2008
Secretary of State for Innovation, Universities and Skills address to TUC Congress. Brighton, Tuesday 9 September 2008.
09 September 2008
Emergency motion to TUC Congress 2008. Tuesday 9 September.
09 September 2008

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