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Bite Size Briefings November to January 2014/15
Included in this round are: Supporting Mid-life Development and the Climbing Frame, Thursday 27th November, 1.00pm-4.00pm Domestic Violence and the Workplace, Thursday 4th December, 1.00pm-4.00pm Defending the right to organise and represent members, Tuesday 9th December, 1.00pm-4.00pm Campaign and Coalition Planning, Thursday 8th January, 1.00pm-4.00pm Getting the most from your iPad, Thursday 22nd January, 1.00pm-4.00pm Introduction to New and Digital Media workshop, Monday...
27 November 2014 to 26 January 2015
Decent Jobs Week
Millions of people in the UK are trapped in lowpaid, insecure jobs. There are more than 1.4 million zero-hours contracts in use, offering no steady work. Others, such as agency and casual workers, lose out on important rights and benefits. The recovery is creating new jobs but many are of poor quality. As a result, more and more people struggle to pay their rent, mortgage and heat their homes. Women and young workers are particularly affected. From 15 to 21 December, the TUC is organising...
15 December 2014 to 21 December 2014
Decent Jobs Week: Bristol street stall
Leafleting and stall in the heart of the Kingswood constituency – the constituency with the highest number of residents earning less than the Living Wage.
20 December 2014
Decent Jobs Week: Taunton street stall
Leafleting and stall in Taunton, organised by Taunton Trades Council
20 December 2014
Decent Jobs Week: Telford street stall
Join us to raise awareness about Britain's jobs' crisis.We will be engaging with the public to sign the 'Decent Jobs Week' giant christmas card, complete speech bubbles and we will be giving away our Decent Jobs Week christmas cards. 
20 December 2014
Decent Jobs Week: Worcester street stall
Decent Jobs Week event in Worcester has a Christmas theme.  Christmas boxes full of empty government promises.  Santa  may attend but demanding better than a zero hours contract.  All welcome (with obvious exceptions)
20 December 2014
Decent Jobs Week: York street stall
For Decent Jobs Week TUC Yorkshire & Humberside region have organised a street stall in York city centre. Come along and show your support for the campaign. For more information please contact Bill Adams. 
20 December 2014
Emergency Public Services Summit
2015 will be a crucial year for public services in our region and the Northern Public Services Alliance is calling this important summit to enable trade union members to collectively respond to the scale of the onslaught on services.  Our keynote speaker will be Dave Prentis, UNISON General Secretary, with contributions from Kevin Courtney, NUT Deputy General Secretary, Rehana Azam, GMB National Officer for Public Services and Neil McInroy, Chief Executive, Centre for Local Economic...
17 January 2015
Trade Union Studies at Weston College: Launch Event
Join us to celebrate the establishment of the new Trade Union Studies Centre at Weston College. Weston College becomes our newest centre in the South West and will continue thirty years of TUC Education delivery in the Bristol, Bath and Somerset areas. Launch Speakers: Liz Rees, National Education Manager, TUC Dr Paul Phillips, Principal Weston, College Shân Maidment, Trade Union Studies Centre Manager, Weston College Lunch will be provided - RSVP to
17 January 2015
The ABC of CDC: A TUC Pensions Conference
The ABC of CDC: A TUC Pensions Conference to be held at Congress House at 10.15am-3.00pm 21st January 2015 With automatic enrolment bringing more low and middle earners into workplace pensions, attention is turning to how to improve the incomes savers can receive in retirement. Traditional defined contribution pensions are inefficient as they leave individuals bearing investment and longevity risk alone. Legislation making its way through Parliament will allow the introduction of collective...
21 January 2015