TUC in the Midlands

The Midlands TUC works with regional unions in delivering TUC campaigns and objectives as well as representing the views of trade unions to organisations and stakeholders across the Midlands

Protect the right to strike

TUBILL - protect the right to strike​Support the campaign against the Government's trade union bill, that will see the introduction of ballot thresholds which threaten the basic right to strike, breaking of strikes by making the use of agency workers legal and restrictions on social media usage amongst many more changes.​ ​Get involved

Workers Memorial Day, 28 April

In 1992, Tommy Harte brought International Workers Memorial Day to the UK. Tommy's wife Carole talks about her late husband and the importance of remember those killed at work. Find out more about WMD

Mary Macarthur Lecture, Polly Toynbee, March 4

Dying to work

On Friday 4 March Polly Toynbee delivered the second Mary Macarthur lecture at the Coronation Club in Blackheath.

Annual General Meeting - 27 February

Dying to Work campaign

The Midlands TUC are running the Dying to Work campaign. To find out more, visit the campaign website at www.dyingtowork.co.uk 


The Midlands TUC also provides the home for unionlearn in the region. Unionlearn provides a programme of accredited courses for trade union representatives whilst also promoting learning opportunities for trade union members. Visit unionlearn at: www.unionlearn.org.uk

A list of International Worker Memorial Day Events in the Midlands. For more information on IWMD, please visit https://www.tuc.org.uk/wmd2016
08 April 2016
On 27 February, around 100 trade union delegates attended the...
23 March 2016
On Friday 4 March Polly Toynbee delivered the second Mary...
23 March 2016
Writer and Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee will deliver the 2016...
02 March 2016
date: 17 February 2016 embargo : For Immediate Release Commenting...
18 February 2016