TUC in the Midlands

 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

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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 

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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

To find out more about the Midlands TUC you can also download our latest Annual Report (PDF). Alternatively, get in touch if you have any questions.

The East Midlands has lost public sector jobs at more than twice the rate of London, according to new government figures published today (Wednesday). The figures show that between 2010 and 2015 public sector employment in the East Midlands fell by 7.2 per cent.
18 June 2015
Union reps are invited to apply for trade union education courses in the Midlands region that start from 14 September 2015 onwards.
12 June 2015
The General Secretary of the National Union of Journalists, Michelle...
11 June 2015
.The latest edition of the Midlands TUC newsletter has been...
11 June 2015
Glenis Wilmot, an East Midlands MEP, is supporting the Midlands...
04 June 2015
The 2015 Birmingham Pride Parade will be led by the...
22 May 2015