Sunday 14th April Sheffield Half Marathon: this Sunday This weekend 11 people are “Running for Palestine”, and raising money, in the Sheffield Half Marathon on Sunday 7th April. We are hoping people will come out with their Palestine flags and show their support along the route. There are a couple of suggested places to gather …

Thursday 14th March   “REBUILDING THE NHS” public Meeting 7pm Central United Reform Church, 60 Norfolk St, Sheffield City Centre, Sheffield S1 2JB or Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84320553826?pwd=VlV5N3dlYVJYSlc4UmNJS1BKTGF6QT09 Meeting ID: 843 2055 3826   Passcode: 273959How do we rebuild our NHS, attract and retain the staff, rebuild morale, cut the waiting list, increase bed capacity, solve ambulance waiting times, …

Friday 1st March ASLEF picket line Cross Turner Street 0600hrsto 1600hrs. Please drop by to show your support. Sheffield ASLEF drivers are on strike at Northern Rail over management breaking agreements and mistreating drivers. This is not about pay – that is a separate dispute that is ongoing – but about management’s attitude towards ASLEF …

Monday 19th February   Documentaries from Latin America Doors open 5.30pm Alborada Films @ Theatre Deli Arley Street Sheffield S2 4QP brought to you by Chile50YearsUK. Exciting double bill showing of the great documentaries; 1815hrs Fragments of a Dream and 1935hrs The People’s Train of Culture. Exploring the relationship between politics and culture, this is the …

PRESS RELEASE Monday, 19 February 2024 Sheffield Trade Union Council says: “Julian Assange must not be extradited to USA” *** Press freedom and the public’s right to know at stake *** Extradition hearing in the High Court starts tomorrow 20th February *** #FreeAssangeNOW  Sheffield TUC joins the growing chorus of voices in human rights and trade …

Can you and your workmates organise a workplace event next Wednesday in support of the Palestinians in Gaza? The voice of workers and trade unions is vital to put pressure on Israel, USA and our own governmnet to stop the genocide in Gaza – and the ramped up violence against Palestinians in the West Bank. …

Monday 22nd January  Better Buses S Yorks campaign meeting 2pm on Zoom on the usual link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84236698968?pwd=R3NsbzFpVDAwY29hd2NKYnl2QlF1QT09 Meeting ID: 842 3669 8968 Passcode: 698590 Among other items we’ll be discussing plans for a (hoped for) celebration at the special SYMCA meeting on 13th February….. We got good publicity for last week’s “waiting…” event with local …

ASLEF National Week of Strike Action Affects  Northern and TransPennine Trains on Friday 8th December *** Sheffield Trade Union Council says: “Train drivers have had no pay rise for nearly 5 years! Of course they are right to strike to more pay!” **** Picket Line on Cross Turner Street from 4am to 4pm Friday 8th December …