Category «Events»

Durham Miners Gala: Free seats on UNITE Community coach

Message below from John Coan UNITE Community UNITE Community is offering free seats on their coach to this year’s fantastic Durham Miners Gala on Saturday 14th July – but hurry as there are only a few seats left! Billy Bragg is playing on the big stage at this years Durham Miners Gala (see leaflet attached) …

NHS 70th Birthday demo in London 30th June

Saturday 30th June NHS 70th Birthday London demo Save Our NHS   see link here for details NHS 70th Birthday demo 30th June 2018 Sheffieldcoach details leaflet Coach transport from Sheffield organised by Sheffield People’s Assembly with support from Sheffield TUC £10 return. Details now available Pick up 7.30am – Barnsley (opp. Parkway Cinema near  railway station, 62 Eldon St, S70 2JL).                         8am – Rotherham (Mecca Bingo, Corporation …

PCS Strike Ballot and Pay Day protest this Friday 29th June

Please come and join PCS members at their Pay Day rally on Friday (tomorrow) lunchtime outside the Home Office, Orchard (front of Steel), Vulcan House, Millsands, Sheffield S3 8NU Speaker: Marion Lloyd – PCS National Executive Member PCS are holding similar rallies across the country as they seek a mandate for strike action from their …

Diary of Events June-July 2018

Saturday 9th June 1745hrs and Monday 11th June 1415hrs “The Silence of Others” Film about the epic struggle of victims of Spain’s 40-year dictatorship under General Franco, who continue to seek justice to this day. Showroom Cinema, Paternoster Way, Sheffield. The Silence of Others reveals the epic struggle of victims of Spain’s 40-year dictatorship under …

Diary of Events May-June 2018

Thursday 24th May SYMAAG Annual General Meeting 7pm (doors open at 6.30 for refreshments) at Quaker Meeting House, 10 St James’ St, Sheffield S1 2EW (note new venue). Featuring a discussion on Fortress Europe: Dispatches from a Gated Continent as part of Festival of Debate events. Based on first-hand reporting from Calais to the Mediterranean …

diary of events May to July 2018

Tuesday 15th May Sheffield People’s Assembly AGM 6.30pm to 8.30pm Central United Reform Church, 60 Norfolk Street S1 2JB. Speakers: Sam Morecroft (UCU – University of Sheffield); Georgina Ryan – Free University Sheffield All officer positions up for re-election:  Chair, Secretary, Treasurer, Communications Officer, Outreach Officer, Activities Officer & Membership Officer. Friday 18th May Protest …

International Workers Memorial Day. Saturday 28th April

Wreath laying ceremony and speeches by The Memorial Tree outside Sheffield Town Hall, Pinstone Street 1230hrs- 1330hrs Saturday 28th April 2018 * “Remember the Dead – Fight for the Living” * Opened by Lord Mayor Cllr. Ann Murphy Presided over by Sheffield TUC President Bob Jeffery Paul Blomfield MP (On behalf of all Sheffield Labour …

Diary of Events April-June 2018

Friday 13th April Frances O’Grady TUC Gen. Sec. “Brexit & Yorkshire: A year to go?” 9am-5pm Duke Studios, 3 Sheaf St, Leeds, LS10 1HD We are delighted to confirm that TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady has been added to the line-up for our “Brexit and Yorkshire: A year to go?” conference on Friday 13 April in Leeds. She’ll be …

Diary of Events March – April 2018

Tuesday 6th March Sheffield Needs a Pay Rise Steering Committee 6pm till 7pm Room 3 United Reform Chapel. Norfolk Street. Join us this month to plan mapping, community pickets and socials. Sheffield TUC’s ground-breaking campaign is attracting a lot of interest but we need many more helpers and volunteers to make this campaign a success. …