About the TUC

Trades Union Councils and County Associations are an important part of the labour movement, bringing together activists at a grassroots level and representing the trade union movement to the broader community. All unions, affiliated to the TUC, are asked to circulate this directory to their union branches and encourage them...
04 March 2016
In this issue: · Public Services Alliance · Services and Steel: Challenging government failure in the public and private sector · The truth about Immigration · heartunions week · TUC Economic Quarterly 8 · TUC secures Better Health at Work Award contract · International · In the news… · Health...
04 March 2016
Writer and Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee will deliver the 2016 Mary Macarthur lecture on Blackheath on Friday 4th March. The Mary Macarthur lecture is organised by the Midlands TUC and builds upon the long running Chainmakers Festival that has been based in the Black Country for over a decade. The...
02 March 2016
25 February 2016 Paul Nowak appointed TUC Deputy General Secretary A former call-centre worker from Merseyside has been appointed to the TUC’s second most senior position. From today (Thursday) Paul Nowak, 43, will become the TUC’s Deputy General Secretary. He will be responsible for a number of key policy areas,...
25 February 2016
Unions are the voice of Britain at work. More than six million people have joined a union – from nurses to checkout assistants to lorry drivers to airline pilots. Unions help workers get together, stop people being treated unfairly and get a better deal from their employers. Unions and their...
23 February 2016
date: 17 February 2016 embargo : For Immediate Release Commenting on the job losses at Bombardier which will see around 270 job losses at Bombardier’s Derby plant, Lee Barron, Midlands TUC Regional Secretary, said: “The announcement today that Bombardier will shed around 270 jobs in Derby is a real blow...
18 February 2016
A sample of pics from Heart Uniosn activity across the Midlands
18 February 2016
This is an invite to join our Yorkshire March for the NHS on Saturday 16th April in Leeds ( assembles 11.30 outside Leeds Art Gallery): “ Stand By our Health workers: Stand Up for the NHS “ .........
16 February 2016
A few photos of activities during Hearts Union week in Yorkshire and the Humber
12 February 2016
Members of the Yorkshire and the Humber Women's Forum show how much they love their Unions in support of Heart Unions week
04 February 2016

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