Tuesday 5th January 7pm. See attachment for zoom link details The National Education Union’s (NEU) has made an urgent call to suspend the reopening of schools (except for children of key workers/vulnerable children) after the Christmas Holidays. The resurgence of the pandemic is a cause for great concern across the nation, and even though infection rates …

SHEFFIELD NEEDS A PAY RISE!  continued to inspire in 2020!  Our  fantastic new Union Organiser, Rohan Kon, has been busy talking to and inspiring workers to stand up and fight back against low pay, zero hours contracts and not put up with mistreatment at work, such as inadequate sanitary facilities, sexual harassment or bullying. We …

SHEFFIELD NEEDS A PAY RISE!  A Happy New Year to all trade unionists and workers and your families – we wish you all a better year for 2021 than the year that’s just gone. The pandemic in 2020 exposed all the terrible fault lines in our society. We have seen how key workers have been …

Tuesday 1st December 7pm *People Before Profit* Fight job losses. Fight the virus. Support the strikes Live Online meeting via: Facebook, YouTube and Zoom. https://fb.me/e/3eApuWqog Speakers include: John McDonnell MP: Steve Turner, Unite Assistant General Secretary: Grace Blakeley, journalist: Mark Porter, UNITE Convenor Rolls Royce Barnoldswick:  Jacqui Applebee, chair of Doctors in UNITE: Kevin Brown, …

Monday 23rd November 6.30pm “Claps Don’t Pay The Bills” Labour Unions Ahead of the Government’s Comprehensive Spending Review, join our Rally for Fair Pay to demand a real Living Wage now, and a proper pay rise for our Keyworker heroes. Anneliese Dodds MP, Shadow Chancellor: Angela Rayner MP, Labour Party Deputy Leader: Mick Whelan, Chair …

PRESS RELEASE 20 November 2020 Sheffield’s Education Trade Unions call on City Council to act now! * Stop COVID infection rates rising and spreading into the wider community! Sheffield’s Education Unions representing teachers, lecturers and support staff in our schools and universities have combined to write to Sheffield City Council Leaders urging action to make them …

Sheffield Cavalcade and Rally Saturday 31st October Organised by Sheffield TUC, Sheffield TUC CV19 Council of Action, People Before Profit and Peoples Assembly. To join the cavalcade, please bring your motor vehicle outside Hicks Building, Hounslow Road (University of Sheffield It is a no through road so cars can assemble there temporarily). Please print/make posters …

Saturday 31st October 10.30am Cavalcade then rally at 12 noon Stop the job Loss Nightmare – Extend Furlough (Sheffield street event) To join the cavalcade, please bring your motor vehicle to Hicks Building, Hounslow Road. Please print/make posters to stick in car windows – some will be available at the start. Cavalcade will call at …

Well done Sheffield City Council for stepping in to fund this! ***** Tories’ action dubbed “Starve a Kid to Save a Quid!”  Sheffield TUC welcomes Sheffield’s Labour City Council’s immediate response to the Tories voting down free school meals for children during the school holidays. “Thank you, Sheffield City Council, for stepping up to the …

PRESS RELEASE 21 October 2020  Sheffield is “The Low Wage Capital of the UK” You can’t live on 2/3 of Minimum Wage! £41M funding goes to business not workers We need funding for an effective local track and trace system NOW!                       Reacting to today’s announcement …