About the TUC

Many vital rights at work in the UK are derived from EU law, guaranteeing things like paid leave entitlements, protections from being forced to work excessive hours, discrimination protections and rights for working mums-to-be. Following the UK vote to leave the European Union, we now have to decide what happens...
27 June 2016
Yorkshire and the Humber TUC campaign plan for 2016-17 is published.
22 June 2016
Yorkshire and Humber TUC Regional Executive members show their support for the TUC's 'Don't Risk It' campaign to remain in the European Union
17 June 2016
2 June 2016 Over 520,000 part-time and temporary workers in the East Midlands risk losing rights under Brexit, warns TUC Over 520,000 part-time and temporary employees in the East Midlands, along with over 600,000 parents, risk losing rights at work if the UK leaves the European Union, the TUC has...
13 June 2016
The new edition of the Wales TUC Education Service course booklet is now available, giving details of courses available for all union reps in Wales from this September 2016 up to July 2017. As well as courses, the booklet also provides details of Wales TUC networks, events, resources and other...
04 May 2016
Today is a momentous occasion for the families of the ninety-six and those who survived that fateful day. After twenty seven long years of campaigning for truth and justice, this has now, finally, arrived. Trade unionists across the North West, and indeed the UK, have stood with those who have...
26 April 2016
PLEASE APPLY FOR CREDENTIALS BEFORE 26 th AUGUST. ANY APPLICATIONS MADE AFTER THIS DATE WILL BE ISSUED AT CONGRESS IN BRIGHTON ​ Download Visitor Credentials Form 2016 (Word document) Congress 2016 will be held in the Brighton Centre in Brighton between 11th September and 14th September. The pricing structure is...
26 April 2016
The priorities of Bristol’s next elected mayor matter to working people. This trade union statement highlights some of the key issues that matter to working people in Bristol.
01 April 2016
On 27 February, around 100 trade union delegates attended the 2016 Midlands TUC Annual General Meeting at the Derby Conference Centre. The meeting heard about progress of the Dying to Work campaign now that Jacci Woodcock, the GMB member driving the campaign, has gone public with her story. Glenis Willmott,...
23 March 2016