Many thanks to all the union branches, Labour Party branches, and other organisations and individuals who have responded to our Funding Appeal to pay for our Sheffield Union Organiser Rohan Kon. We are delighted to report that we have now not only covered our share of Rohan’s salary for this year, but have begun covering  our 2021 costs as well. …

Friday 4th September Handover of petition “Don’t Fine Parents” 11am Sheffield Town Hall. Handover of the 111,000 signatures. Don’t punish parents! Let us decide when it’s safe to take our kids back to school. Jennifer Dunstanstarted this Change.org petition to Prime Minister Boris Johnson (Prime Minister). If a small number of people can come so that I can get …

We are really proud of our SHEFFIELD NEEDS A PAY RISE! Campaign   and our brilliant union organiser Rohan Kon. She is making a real difference to the lives of hundreds of young workers in Sheffield on lousy pay, often on zero hours, and too often treated badly by their employers. On Saturday she organised one of our …

Better Buses South Yorkshire meetingWednesday 19th August at 6pm.   With the South Yorkshire Bus Review now finalised, it’s time to step up the campaign for a better bus service. Years of privatisation and regulation have seen profits extracted to private shareholders whilst bus services have contracted and the service has fallen into interminable decline. It doesn’t have to be this way. …

Sheffield TUC press statement Youth Strike for Climate Protest Rally  1pm Saturday 25th July Outside Sheffield Town Hall BUILD BACK BETTER * Invest now in a sustainable recovery post-COVID * Ensure a green carbon-free future and save our planet * Create good, well-paid jobs * No return to austerity, job losses, pay cuts  Sheffield Trade …

Women’s Lives Matter July 15 at 9:31 PM  · **Women’s Lives Matter Campaign – Statement** 5 women murdered in 7 weeks in Doncaster. We are outraged to hear of yet another woman’s murder in Doncaster – that makes 5 women murdered in one town and 8 altogether in the South Yorkshire region since the Covid-19 lockdown …

Thursday 23rd July Sheffield TUC CV19 Council of Action – International Topic: Coronavirus, Black Lives Matters and Union Action in the United States Here is the zoom link: Topic: CV19 Council of Action Time: Jul 23, 2020 07:00 PM London Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83704340820 Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, the US trade union …