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Saturday 1st July Join with us to demand an end to Tory austerity and call for a Labour Government to lead this country.

You can get coach travel to the big London demonstration organised by Peoples Assembly or join us for a local rally in Barkers Pool Sheffield 11am till 1pm London – National Peoples Assembly march and rally Not One Day More

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Sheffield TUC welcomes defeat of Theresa May

PRESS RELEASE Post-election rally tonight 5.30pm outside Sheffield Town Hall (Bring your union banners)   Sheffield Trade Union Council welcomes the election result which ends the Tory majority and marks a massive personal defeat for Theresa May. “This is a

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Sheffield TUC – why trade unions support Labour’s manifesto

Sheffield TUC is campaigning on the Moor, Sheffield this Saturday 3rd June from 12 pm till 2.30pm outside Sheffield Market with our brilliant leaflet “Why Trade unions support Labour’s Manifesto”. You get a sneal preview of the leaflet here Sheffield

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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

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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

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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,

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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

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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

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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

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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

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