About the Midlands TUC
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
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
Chainmakers Festival 2015
Plans are developing for the 2015 Chainmakers Festival, 11- 12 July 2015, 11am to 6pm.
A family friendly street festival involving market stalls, fun fair rides, speeches, street theatre, music and debate, the 2015 festival promises to be a hugely successful and enjoyable day. Come along for a great family day out. For more information download the leaflet [PDF]
May Day pics from around the region
Chesterfield May Day Rally
Norwegian trade union. Industri Energi delegation visit to Midlands
At the end of April, a delegation from the Norwegian trade union, Industri Energi, visited the Midlands. Industri Energi has 60,000 members and is one of the biggest in Norway. The union organises oil and gas, electro chemical production, plastics and several other areas. The delegation came to the Midlands to discuss organising and the challenges facingworking people in the UK and how we can both learn from each other..
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