Northern TUC

Welcome to the website of the Northern TUC

The TUC's Northern region staff represent the TUC by supporting TUC campaigns and objectives and seeking the views of trade unions in the region. Here you can find out more about us, our work and our campaigns.

Britain Needs A Payrise: TUC national demonstration 18 October 2014

Join us for a march and rally in London on 18 October 2014, to help call for an economic recovery that works for all Britons, not just those right at the top. BRITAIN NEEDS A PAYRISE!

Northern TUC Regional Campaign Plan 2013-2015

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The Northern TUC enjoys the benefit of well organised, cohesive, broad and deep engagement from a wide range of trade unions in the north east and Cumbria.

The Regional Campaign Plan seeks to support workers in struggle and to enable trade unions to continue to be a progressive force for good, making real and positive difference to working people in the region.

There have been changes to judicial review, changes to Freedom of Information, and talk about scrapping the Human Rights Act and withdrawing from the European Convention on Human Rights. Privatised public services aren’t covered by Freedom of Information. Chris Grayling, Secretary of State for Justice, is chipping away at the...
29 September 2014
In this issue: · Public Services Alliance · TUC Congress 2014 · All on board for public ownership · Regional Conference 2015 · From Jarrow to Parliament · LGBT services suffering as a result of austerity · Young Workers’ Month · Living Wage Update · The Union Advantage · Collective...
23 September 2014
Speaking last week at TUC Congress the Shadow Business Secretary,...
23 September 2014
The controversial use of Zero Hours contracts made the headlines...
15 September 2014
The number of people who are under-employed in North East...
08 September 2014
This Saturday, 16th August, marks the start of the ‘People’s...
12 August 2014