Author: admin

Diary of Events April-May

Monday 24th April “Does Sheffield Just Need a Pay Rise?” 6.30pm Millennium Gallery. Part of Sheffield’s Festival of debate. Panel discussion about pay and working conditions following launch of Sheffield TUC’s Sheffield Needs a Pay Rise Campaign. Tuesday 25th April

Posted in Events

International Workers Memorial Day 28th April 2017

  Wreath laying ceremony and speeches outside Sheffield Town Hall, Pinstone Street 1230hrs- 1330hrs Friday 28th April 2017   Opened by Lord Mayor Cllr. Denise Fox   This year’s speakers include Paul Blomfield MP Sheffield Central Cllr Julie Dore, Leader

Posted in News

Diary of Events March-April 2017

Monday 27th March   3rd Anniversary Rally South Yorkshire Freedom Riders 12 noon by the fountains outside Sheffield Rail Station. Public transport campaigners fought and won against massive cuts to elderly persons travel. The fight continues for free travel for elderly/disabled,

Posted in Events

BREXIT Statement by ETUC

Theresa may will activate Article 50 by letter to the EU on Wednesday 29th March. Whatever your views on BREXIT, all trade unionists should be concerned at Tories’ plans for a “Hard BREXIT” where the emphasis is on tough immigration

Posted in News

Diary of Events March 2017

Saturday 11th March Stop the Closure of Eastern Avenue Job Centre! Leafleting and petition outside Eastern Avenue Job Centre from 1030hrs, then meeting up with other campaigners. To see updates on the campaign please see the branch website http://pcsdwpsheffield.wordpress.com Organised

Posted in Events

NO JOY IN HAMMOND’S BUDGET FOR WORKING PEOPLE

PRESS RELEASE Wednesday 8th March 2017  Philip Hammond’s Tory Budget today brings no joy for working class families and austerity continues, says Sheffield Trade Union Council. Benefit cuts from April He could have reversed George Osborne’s planned cuts to welfare

Posted in News

STUC AGM 28th February Guest speaker: Mick Cash RMT General Secretary

 Tuesday 28th February 160th AGM Sheffield Trade Union Council  7pm Trades and labour Club 200 Duke Street Sheffield S2 5QQ Guest speaker: Mick Cash RMT General Secretary. Nominations invited for STUC Officers and Executive Committee. Nomination form to be submitted

Posted in News

Diary of Events February to March 2017

Thursday 9th February   Public Meeting re closure Eastern Avenue Job Centre Plus – organised by PCS 7pm Manor Estate Social club, 794 City Road, Sheffield S2 1GN. Louise Haigh MP confirmed speaker. Flyer attachedPCS Eastern Ave Job Centre Public Meeting

Posted in Events

Diary of Events January – March 2017

Sheffield TUC Diary of Events list can be accessed her as a word document Diary of Events January-March 2017   Saturday 21st January Morning Star Burns Supper Wortley Hall. Raises funds for Morning Star.   Monday 23rd January “I, Daniel

Posted in Events

“I Daniel Blake” 7pm Trades and Labour Club Monday 23rd January 2017

SHEFFIELD TRADE UNION COUNCIL presents a showing of “I, Daniel Blake”  the stunning new film by Ken Loach 7pm  Monday 23rd January in The Concert Room, Trades & Labour Club, 200 Duke Street, Sheffield S2 5QQ I Daniel Blake  see flyerI

Posted in News