Friday 19th June “Is COVID racist?” A panel talk with Magid Magid 6pm to 7pm A Migration Matters Festival event With the current Covid-19 pandemic disproportionately affecting black and ethnic minority lives, join Former Sheffield Lord Mayor and MEP Magid Magid, NHS doctor and campaigner Dr Sonia Adesara, NHS worker and BAFTA winner Hassan Akkad …

We are delighted to have the Musician Union General Secretary Horace Trubridge as our main speaker. The MU has done a brilliant job standing up for its members, many of whom are self-employed and suffering mass loss of income during the lockdown – most fell through the net with furlough and support for the self-employed …

Sheffield TUC is proud to support the parents’ movement #BoycottSchoolsReopeningInJune  – unless it’s safe to do so. They have played a hugely important role in pushing back the Government’s reckless efforts to reopen primary schools on 1st June, always challenging the science and demanding that schools stay closed till it’s safe for the children. Whilst …

Sheffield Community Contact Tracers is the way to go! Neighbourhood model using Public Health expertise works We need effective contact tracing system NOW! It’s the only proven way to get control of the spread of COVID 19 National £45M SERCO Test and Trace contract is a farce SERCO breached data protection rules by disclosing tracers’ …

Next Sheffield TUC CV19 Council of Action meeting will be a zoom call on Tuesday 9th june at 7pm. The main topic will be Testign and Tracing with a disucssion about the Sheffield neighborhoud contact tracign intiiative. We have invited Greg fell director of Public Health Sheffield to address the meeting and we do hope …

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Tuesday 19th May Mass meeting: Don’t reopen the Schools – it’s not SAFE!  A Sheffield CV-19 Council of Action event 7pm – 8.30pm organised by Sheffield TUC CV-19 Council of Action Speakers include National Education union (NEU) Joint General Secretary, plus speakers representing support staff, parents, governors etc. Boris Johnson’s announcement that schools can partially …

Report type Policy proposal Issue date 04 May 2020 About this proposal The following note sets out the TUC’s view of the immediate action that needs to be taken to ensure safe working and secure public support for a widespread return to work. It provides a more detailed overview of the processes required to ensure that comprehensive …