Friday 27th March  Sheffield TUC welcomes Government package for self-employed But… No money till June Newly self-employed lose out “Bogus self-employed” on low incomes left desperate Migrant workers abandoned   Today Sheffield TUC welcomes the long-overdue package of measures announced yesterday to support self-employed workers, granting 80% of income to 95% (according to Rishi Sunak) …

CORONAVIRUS FACT: Union members fare better on pay and job security  Sheffield TUC says the lesson is clear: “every worker should join a trade union” Sheffield Trade Unions are reaching out to help non-union workers via our SHEFFIELD NEEDS A PAY RISE!  campaign  “Workers in trade union-organised workplaces are much more likely to keep their jobs during …

Sheffield TUC would like to know how your employer is responding to the Coronavirus pandemic Have you negotiated a collective agreement? Are you in talks, or waiting for talks? Has your employer acted unilaterally and imposed changes? Many individual Trade Unions are giving out advice to union reps how to deal with the Coronavirus. See …

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 …

Sunday 8th March 2020  Today on International Women’s Day, we salute the struggle for women’s equality and the victories that have been achieved. Women have had to fight hard over the centuries – it is not that long ago that women were not allowed to own property, had no right to vote, were dependent on …

SHEFFIELD NEEDS A PAY RISE! Our brilliant new Sheffield Union Organiser Rohan Kon started work on 4th January 2020, picking up where Jack Pearson left off. Already she has made a dramatic difference, linking up many young exploited workers, revitalising our Sheffield Needs a Pay Campaign, developing and training young workers and activists as “canvassers”, …

Sheffield TUC supports University lecturers and academic staff taking 14 days of escalating strike action SHEFFIELD NEEDS A PAY RISE!  Sheffield Trade Union Council offers its full support to UCU members at University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam University who are embarking on up to 14 days of strike action commencing Thursday 20th February. It …

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 …

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!! …