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A snapshot of activities from Trades Union Councils, East of England Trade Union Network and South East Trade Union Network.

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Trade Union Council

There are nearly 60 trades councils in the London, East & South East (LESE) region with new ones being formed. The relentless work offered by Trade Union Council members and supporters can never be underestimated.

TUC LESE themed Trades Council Conference is held annually and promotes the voice of workers and the value of trade unions.

SERTUC - Trades Union Congress

TUC LESE Trades Council Campaigning and Events   

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* Medway Trades Council Knife Crime Summit and Charter

Medway Trades Council brought together trade unionists and local community campaigners who share a common interest and concern surrounding agenda relating to criminal justice. Report download HERE   

* Norwich & District Trades Council support Norfolk Against Universal Credit  (NAUC)

Universal Credit is a monthly benefit payment. it replaces child tax credit, housing benefit, income support, income-based jobseeker's allowance, income-related employment and support allowance and working tax credit. If you receive any of these benefits, and you are working, unemployed, disabled or self employed it will affect you. Please also note London Unemployed Strategies for information.        

LESE Trades Councils support::

NHS Workers Say NO! to Public Sector pay inequality

Support the Early Day Motion to call for Funding for Universities  

UNISON launches campaign to secure better future for key workers

Unite - BAbetrayal   
 

Calendar 

2020

Lewes Trades Council  online meeting, Monday 21 September 2020 @ 8pm  

Ipswich & District Trades Council online meeting - guest speakers NHS Pay Justice Suffolk, Wednesday 23 September 2020 @ 7.30pm   

Thanet Trades Council online meeting, Thursday 24 September 2020 @ 6.30pm  

Medway Trades Council Climate Change and Jobs Zoomference Friday 25 September 2020 @ 7.30pm

Kings Lynn Trades Council online meeting, Monday 28 September 2020 @ 7pm   

Medway Trades Council online meeting, Wednesday 30 September 2020 @ 7.30pm

South East Kent Trades Council online meeting, Tuesday 6 October 2020  @ 6.30pm

Waltham Forest Trades Council  online meeting,Tuesday 6 October 2020 @ 7.30pm

Chelmsford & District Trades Council online meeting - guest speaker iVic Paulino, Unite Community, Wednesday 7 October 2020 @ 7.30pm

LESE: 'Trades Councils Getting Stuck In' online meeting, Thursday 8 October @ 6pm

Southampton & SW Hampshire Trades Council online meeting, Thursday 8 October 2020 @ 7.30pm

Reading Trades Council online meeting, Wednesday 14 October 2020 @ 7pm 

Barking, Dagenham & Havering Trades Council online meeting, Thursday 15 October 2020 @ 6pm

Newham Trades Council online meeting - guest speaker Stephen Timms MP, Tuesday 20 October 2020 @ 7pm

Medway Trades Council online meeting, Wednesday 28 October 2020 @ 7.30pm

South East Kent Trades Council online meeting, Tuesday 3 November 2020 @ 6.30pm

Waltham Forest Trades Council  online meeting,Tuesday 3 November 2020 @ 7.30pm

Lewisham Trades Council online meeting, Tuesday 10 November 2020 @ 7pm

Hertfordshire County Association Trades Council online meeting, Wednesday 11 November 2020 @ 7pm  

Reading Trades Council online meeting, Wednesday  11 November 2020 @ 7pm 

Southampton & SW Hampshire Trades Council online meeting, Thursday 12 November 2020 @ 7.30pm

Newham Trades Council online meeting, Tuesday 17 November 2020 @ 7pm 

Medway Trades Council online meeting, Wednesday  18 November 2020 @ 7.30pm

Medway Trades Council online meeting, Wednesday 25 November 2020 @ 7.30pm

Reading Trades Council online meeting, Wednesday  9 December 2020 @ 7pm 

Southampton & SW Hampshire Trades Council online meeting, Thursday 10 December 2020 @ 7.30pm 

Medway Trades Council online meeting, Wednesday 16 December 2020 @ 7.30pm

* If you wish to attend any County Association / Trades Council online meeting please contact: lese@tuc.org.uk   

2021

Workers' Memorial Day, Wednesday 28 April 2021

London, May Day and Rally, Saturday 1 May 2021

Ipswich Trades Council, May Day Festival - Sunday 2 May 2021

 

East of England Trade Union Network (EETUN)

Existing since January 1999 after the merger of the Eastern Region of the TUC with London & SE. The CWU, UNISON and PCS re-launched in 2011 as a reaction to the austerity agenda of the Coalition Government formed in 2010.

Opened out to individual Trades Councils and to anti-cuts campaigns and agreed to meet at weekends to facilitate lay rep attendance

Alternate meetings held between Bury St Edmunds and Cambridge.

EETUN Meeting Calendar

Tuesday 17 November 2020 @ 7pm, EETUN Launch online meeting  

More information: lese@tuc.org.uk

 

South East Trade Union Network (SETUN)

SETUN Officers

A Durrant (Hampshire CATC) - SETUN Coordinator 

M Moore (UNISON) - SETUN Chair 

M Nobbs (Isle of Wight CATC) - SETUN Vice Chair 

Established over 12 years, SETUN aims to invite appropriate representatives in governance/decision making bodies e.g. Councillors, MPs, MEPs, but not necessarily to every meeting, to discuss issues in the region affecting trade unions and their members and communities. This includes public and private sectors, education, NHS, jobs in the region, transport, housing, environment, business, etc. Lobbying group to meet with MPs and highlight issues of concern.

SETUN Meeting Calendar

Tuesday 13 October 2020 @ 11am, online meeting  

Tuesday 8 December 2020 @ 11am, online meeting 

More information: lese@tuc.org.uk

 

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