Fair Work: fighting poverty through decent jobs
Date of Publication: 2010
Published by the TUC in conjunction with the Fair Work Coalition, this report highlights the need for fairness at work for those in low paid and precarious jobs. It states the legal position, the economic case and uses case studies to make it's point.
Campaigning to close the Pay Gap:celebrating 30 years of the Pay Act
Date of Publication: 2000
This is a reprint of the booklet written by Melissa Benn and originally produced in 2000 to celebrate 30 years of the Equal Pay Act. In full colour, it pays tribute to the many battles won over the years by women workers for the right to equal pay. It charts the progress of the earliest campaigns through to the successful conclusion of the long running speech therapists case.
Your Rights as an Apprentice 2017
Date of Publication: 2017
This popular leaflet on apprentice rights, originally produced in 2012, has now been updated for 2017.
Postcard: 'Has she got the balls for it?'
Date of Publication: 2003
By Jacky Fleming, celebrates the appointment in March 2003 of women to two of the TUC’s top jobs for the first time in its history.
Postcard: Tolpuddle
Date of Publication: 1994
TUC memorial cottages built in 1934. The grave of James Hammett, Tolpuddle churchyard and the Martyrs’ tree. Tolpuddle Martyrs’ annual commemorative rally 1994.
Postcard: Congress House
Date of Publication: 1990
Opened in 1958, the headquarters of the British Trades Union Congress with the sculptural group, The Spirit of Trade Unionism by Bernard Meadows.
Postcard; Epstein Statue
Date of Publication: 1990
Sir Jacob Epstein’s famous war memorial in the courtyard of Congress House.
The Martyrs of Tolpuddle 1834-1934
Date of Publication: 1999
Commissioned by the TUC in 1934, this is the most comprehensive account of the Tolpuddle Martyrs, with contributions from Walter Citrine, Sir Staff ord Cripps MP, Arthur Henderson MP and Labour Leader, GDH Cole, Prof Harold Laski, Sidney and Betrice Webb. Also contains cartoons by Low and Will Dryson, sketch maps, drawings and illustrations.
The Story of the Tolpuddle Martyrs
Date of Publication: 2007
An abridged version of the Martyrs’ story ideal as a ‘first’ read for younger children and those just wanting a brief overview.
My Tolpuddle: What Tolpuddle means to you
Date of Publication: 2008
Compiled by Tim Lezard and Nigel Costley with introductions by Tony Benn and Billy Bragg. A full colour, lavishly illustrated book of memoirs and memories of the annual festival and rally held in the Dorset village of Tolpuddle to celebrate the Tolpuddle Martyrs. Published by SWTUC on behalf of the Tolpuddle Martyrs’ Trust.


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