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Announcing the New Trade Union Organiser for Sheffield

PRESS RELEASE Bakers Union (BFAWU) and Sheffield TUC join forces to combat low pay, zero hours and exploitation in our city. BFAWU/Sheffield TUC signing ceremony and speakers   Ronnie Draper General Secretary BFAWU Martin Mayer Secretary Sheffield TUC Bill Adams

Well Done RMT

Sheffield TUC says: “WELL DONE, RMT!” BREAKTHROUGH IN TALKS WITH NORTHERN RAIL AS STRIKES CALLED OFF  Sheffield Trade Union Council sends its warmest wishes to striking RMT members who – after 47 days of solid strike action- have ended their strike

Centenary of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre – demand a formal apology now!

It is 100 years since the Jallianwala Bagh massacre, when British troops killed 1,000 Indian innocent people and seriously injured 1,500 in ten minutes of indiscriminate shooting.  Our country still hasn’t officially apologised for this barbaric act, which was meant

Sheffield Stop and Scrap Universal Credit Campaign

“It affects us all”  Campaign Objectives Sheffield TUC has called together all supporting organisations to collaborate in a joint campaign to Stop and Scrap Universal Credit. In order to launch this campaign effectively we are asking those supporting organisations to

Venezuela rally Tuesday 29th January 6pm United Reform Chapel

Public rally: yes to democracy in Venezuela, no to Trump’s coup Venezuela needs a peaceful, negotiated way forward – not intervention by Trump and Bolsonaro. Join us for a snap public rally so that Sheffield says yes to democracy in


12noon to 4:30pm – Short films (drop in anytime) 5.30pm to 7pm – Memorial candlelit vigil with readings and reflections Winter Gardens Surrey Street Sheffield South Yorkshire S1 2LH United Kingdom Everyone welcome Hosted by Sheffield City Council On Holocaust

Diary of Events January – May 2019

Thursday 17th January Universal Credit Campaign Meeting 12 noon till 1330hrs. venue to be confirmed. Sheffield TUC is bringing together all the organisations who want to join together and fight this pernicious welfare “reform” which will leave up to 80,000


Saturday 4th May 2019 Sheffield Trades Council is organising a May Day rally and festival in Sheffield this year – for the first time for 20?/30? Years!! (We won’t be clashing with Chesterfield’s highly successful annual event which is on

Bill Ronksley tribute in Morning Star

Bill Ronksley’s funeral, Grenoside Crematorium 12 noon Wed 5th December

Bill Ronksley’s funeral will take place at Grenoside Crematorium 5 Skew Hill Lane, Sheffield S35 8RZ The funeral cortege for family and close friends will leave Wortley Hall at 1130hrs Attendees at the crematorium should arrive between 11.30 and 12