Category «Events»

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. …

Stand Up to Racism forthcoming events

Sheffield Trade Union Council strongly supports the excellent work of Sheffield Stand up to Racism and encourages trade union and labour party branches to affiliate and support their work. ​ Racism and fascism is alive and well in the UK and even more so in Europe as right wing politicians and the media increasingly blame …

I Love Unions! Other actions in Sheffield

On Wednesday 14th February activists protested outside Premier Inn on Angel Street in Sheffield City Centre. Premier Inns is a UNITE organising target and featured in a Dispatches TV programme on Monday highlighting bullying and bad working practices. Premier Inn workers often are forced to work extra hours – even double shifts – and complain  of …

I ♥♥♥ Unions Week!

Sheffield TUC rally 12th February outside Town Hall to celebrate TUC I ♥ UNIONS Week!   It was bitterly cold so thanks to those who turned up to stand up for trade unions as a force for good in society – and counter the anti-trade union propaganda we get from Tory politicians and the right …

TUC National Heart Unions Week is taking place from Monday 12th February to Sunday 18th February 2018

Please support Sheffield TUC’s activities next week 12th Feb to 17th Feb during TUC “I Love Unions” week! Sheffield TUC is organising the following actions: (please scroll down for details): Sheffield Rally outside Town Hall, Pinstone Street 1230 til 1315hrs with speakers including Bill Adams Regional TUC Secretary and Marion Lloyd PCS  TUC National Heart …

TUC National Heart Unions Week – Sheffield Rally 12th February

TUC National Heart Unions Week is taking place from Monday 12th February to Sunday 18th February 2018 Sheffield Rally outside Sheffield Town Hall Monday 12th February 1230hrs (till about 1315hrs) Pinstone Street, Sheffield With speakers from the local trade union movement:  BILL ADAMS – TUC Regional Secretary MARION LLOYD – PCS LEE PARKINSON – GMB KARL STEPHENSON – UNITE …

Diary of Events January-March 2018

Saturday 20th January – EDL not Welcome in Doncaster. The racist EDL are targeting their poison at the Roma community in Hexthorpe. Stand up to Racism Doncaster are holding a counter demo at the train station at 11am. Also supported by Doncaster TUC and Sheffield Unite Against Fascism sheffielduaf.org A facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/150879199029929/?ti=cl Please email info@sheffielduaf.org if you are …

Diary of Events Nov Dec 2017

Tuesday 21st November  Sheffield Peoples Assembly pre-budget protest      5.30pm to 6.30pm outside Sheffield Town Hall. Please bring items for BIG Food Bank collection. ​ We are contacting local Trade Union Branches and activists to ask for your support – to help collect food and other essential items, to come along and run a stall, to speak …