Category «Events»

Zoom diary May to June 2020

Tuesday 19th May Mass meeting: Don’t reopen the Schools – it’s not SAFE!  A Sheffield CV-19 Council of Action event 7pm – 8.30pm organised by Sheffield TUC CV-19 Council of Action Speakers include National Education union (NEU) Joint General Secretary, plus speakers representing support staff, parents, governors etc. Boris Johnson’s announcement that schools can partially …

Steve Turner addresses Sheffield IWMD zoom ceremony

We were delighted to have Steve Turner UNITE AGS address our Sheffield TUC zoom ceremony on Tuesday 28th April. You can see his contribution here Steve: https://youtu.be/tMf54uFYQVU Other speakers included Louise Haigh MP, Olivia Blake MP, Neil Derrick GMB Regional Secretary, Cllr Julie Dore Leader City Council, Joanne thomas USDAW Regional Secretary, Jawad Qwasari Hazards magazine; …

Diary of Events March – May 2020

Corona Virus alert: at the time of writing we do not know if any or all of the events listed will take place. Please look out for notifications nearer the time. We DO know the UN anti-racism demonstration in London on Saturday 21stMarch has been cancelled. This might just be a record of what might …

NOTICE OF 163rd ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

6.30pm for 7pm Tuesday 25th February 2020 The Concert Room, Trades and Labour Club, 200 Duke Street, S2 5QQ  As required in the Rules, notice is hereby given of the Sheffield TUC AGM as follows: Doors open at 6.3ppm. Please do come early as registration for the AGM does take time and there may be …

Diary of Events February – May 2020 updated

Monday 10th February – Saturday 15th February TUC Hearts Union Week Sheffield TUC will be supporting this National TUC week of activities to promote trade unions. Please come and join us. We’ll be meeting the public to promote the importance of trade unions and why people at work should join one! Leafleters and organisers needed!! …

Diary of Events January – April 2020

  An urgent message from These Walls Must Fall, South Yorkshire Migration and Asylum Action Group (SYMAAG) and Migrants Organise   Monday 27th January Protest re forced movement of Simba Mujakachi 1000am Vulcan House (Sheffield Home Office building), at 6 Millsands, Sheffield, S3 8NU.  Our friend Simba needs your help. He is gravely ill and …

Saturday 7th December General Election market stall event

Please see our fantastic General Election leaflet attached: “Why Trades Unions Support Labour’s Manifesto”. It’s a double sided A5 flyer in colour that is packed with information about what’s in Labour’s brilliant manifesto. We have to get the message out – that’s why we will be leafleting the public in town on Saturday. Meet up outside the …

Diary of Events November-December 2019 updated

Thursday 28th November UCU Strike Rally 12 noon City Hall steps, Barkers Pool. Both University of Sheffield and Hallam University lecturers are out on strike. This is a national strike on pay and conditions plus a local dispute at Hallam University on workload and stress issues. Speakers to include jo Grady UCU General Secretary. They …

Diary of Events November-December 2019

Friday 21st November “the Leaders Debate” Question Time event The Octagon at 7pm. Stand Up to Racism will be there from 6pm with a protest outside. Come and join us! N.B. venue to be confirmed!       Thursday 28th November UCU Strike Rally 1pm City Hall steps, Barkers Pool. Both University of Sheffield and …