News and Events


Well Done RMT- Sheffield TUC says: “WELL DONE, RMT!” BREAKTHROUGH IN TALKS WITH NORTHERN RAIL AS STRIKES CALLED OFF  Sheffield Trade Union Council sends its warmest wishes to striking RMT members who – after 47 days of solid strike action- have ended their strike
Centenary of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre – demand a formal apology now!- It is 100 years since the Jallianwala Bagh massacre, when British troops killed 1,000 Indian innocent people and seriously injured 1,500 in ten minutes of indiscriminate shooting.  Our country still hasn’t officially apologised for this barbaric act, which was meant
Sheffield Stop and Scrap Universal Credit Campaign- “It affects us all”  Campaign Objectives Sheffield TUC has called together all supporting organisations to collaborate in a joint campaign to Stop and Scrap Universal Credit. In order to launch this campaign effectively we are asking those supporting organisations to
SHEFFIELD MAY DAY RALLY AND FESTIVAL- Saturday 4th May 2019 Sheffield Trades Council is organising a May Day rally and festival in Sheffield this year – for the first time for 20?/30? Years!! (We won’t be clashing with Chesterfield’s highly successful annual event which is on
Bill Ronksley’s funeral, Grenoside Crematorium 12 noon Wed 5th December- Bill Ronksley’s funeral will take place at Grenoside Crematorium 5 Skew Hill Lane, Sheffield S35 8RZ The funeral cortege for family and close friends will leave Wortley Hall at 1130hrs Attendees at the crematorium should arrive between 11.30 and 12
Sheffield TUC Delegate Meeting Agenda- SHEFFIELD TRADE UNION COUNCIL est.1858 The progressive voice of Sheffield’s trade union movement tel: 0747 616 4537 Delegate Meeting Tuesday 27th November 2018 7pm Trades and Labour Club, 200 Duke Street Sheffield S2 5QQ A G E N
STUC press release re Autumn Budget- WE CAN’T AFFORD ANOTHER TORY BUDGET! Sheffield Trade Union Council has a simple message for Philip Hammond when he announces his Autumn Budget today: End Tory austerity now! Make the wealthy and big business pay their taxes! Invest in our
STOP AND SCRAP UNIVERSAL CREDIT!- October 2018 Sheffield TUC says STOP AND SCRAP UNIVERSAL CREDIT! Sheffield Trade Union Council condemns this Tory Government for its vicious austerity attacks on the poorest sections of society, making benefit claimants pay for the costs of bailing out the
Sheffield TUC motion on Nicaragua- The following motion was passed at the Sheffield TUC Delegate Meeting on 24th July 2018 This Sheffield Trades Council wishes to send our support to our brothers and sisters within the trade union movement in Nicaragua. We denounce the attempts
Funding launch for Sheffield Area Union Organiser- Appeal launched to union branches, other organisations and individuals to help create £10,000 initial fund  Sheffield TUC has pledged £4000 in a brand new funding drive to recruit a specialist union organiser for the Sheffield area. This new role will
Sheffield Supertram Strike 9th and 12th July- Sheffield Supertram Strike 9th and 12th July * Sheffield Needs a Pay Rise says “Pay up now!” * City Trade Unions to rally behind UNITE members fighting for decent pay   Sheffield Trade Union Council today pledged its full support
Say Goodbye to PFI!- Subject: Bye Bye PFI Hi Martin – You may not have heard of ‘PFI’ but it’s had a big impact on workers, public service users and taxpayers. Click the image below to watch our video explainer and find out why we’re calling
WE OWN IT! Sign petition to take water back into public ownership- If you live in England, every time you turn on the tap, you’re lining the pockets of the privatised water companies and their shareholders. But the tide is turning! Across the world, communities are taking back control of water – and
Stand Up to Racism – major statement against far right- Major statement launched to oppose far right in Britain Read the statement in The Guardian here, sign the statement here Join the protests on 13 July against Trump and 14 July against the far right Public meeting with Diane Abbott MP on Saturday 23 June here Over
ETUC statement on the European refugees and asylum seekers emergency- ETUC statement on the European refugees and asylum seekers emergency, and on integration of migrants in European labour markets and society ETUC Executive Committee at its meeting in Sofia on Monday 25th June 2018 adopted this statement. The European Trade Union
What’s happening in Nicaragua? Message from Sheffield-Esteli Society- Message from Sheffield-Esteli Society How things have changed. There have been rumblings about Ortega-Murillo for years, opposition in the countryside to the canal, and in mid April,  dissatisfaction with the government’s handling of a forest fire in a nature reserve.
Emergency motion on Palestine – on the 70th anniversary of the NAQBA- The following motion was passed on Tuesday 22nd May (as amended) This Sheffield TUC expresses anger and outrage at the merciless killing of Palestinian demonstrators by Israeli state security forces during the current protests, culminating in the slaughter of 52
The Housing Crisis – showing of “Dispossesion” film and discussion- The Housing Crisis And showing of the ground-breaking film “Dispossession” Thursday 26th April 2018 7pm Trades and Labour Club, 200 Duke Street, Sheffield S2 5QQ (doors open 6.45pm – lounge bar will be open) Entrance £5 on the door –
Sheffield TUC Motion on AMEY PLC and Tree Felling in Sheffield passed at Delegate Meeting 27.03.2018- Sheffield TUC opposes the consequences of the PFI deal for street improvements in Sheffield which has led to both widespread removal of the trees and the failure to meet the timescales for road improvements. If this work had been delivered
University staff are right to strike over Pensions!- PRESS RELEASE Thursday 22nd February 2018 USS_A4_Strike_poster_Jan18 Sheffield TUC supports UCU members on strike across UK Today Join the UCU strike rally at 12 midday on Friday 23rd February outside Firth Court, University of Sheffield, Western Bank S10 2TN Open
Jeremy Corbyn: Public ownership of energy to fight climate change- Jeremy Corbyn’s full speech at Labour’s Alternative Models of Ownership Conference on Sunday 11th February– setting out Labour’s vision for fighting climate change and building a just transition. It is a pleasure to close today’s conference, which has shown once
News you might have missed- Friday 09th February 2018 The government this week responded to the Taylor Review with its ‘Good Work Plan’, promising to raise awareness of employment rights among businesses and workers (but barely offering any new ones) and to place heavier sanctions
Briefings on Low Carbon Industrial Region Mon 5 Feb in Leeds- LOOK! Places available at either of two sessions on Monday 5th February in Leeds about the Low Carbon Industrial Strategy for our Region. It’s free to attend – just send an email to to let her know 12.30-1.30pm and
NEU Teachers strike at Westways School S10- Sheffield Trade Union Council supports NEU (National Education Union) members at Westways Primary School who have voted overwhelmingly to take strike action on Wednesday 6th, Thursday 7th, Tuesday 12th and Wednesday 13th December.  There is the potential for further action
BRITAIN CAN’T AFFORD ANOTHER TORY BUDGET- PRESS RELEASE  When the Tory Chancellor rises to present his November Budget Statement tomorrow, don’t expect any real good news for working class people. “Britain is the 6th wealthiest country in the world yet we have a record number of families
Banner Theatre’s “Rise Like Lions” Thursday 16th November- Banner Theatre’s “Rise like Lions”, Thursday 16th November 7.30pm – doors open 6.45pm (bar open) Trades and Labour Club, 200 Duke Street Sheffield S2 3GA “Rise Like Lions” is coming to Sheffield, courtesy of Sheffield Trade Union Council! See flyer
Communications Workers Union (CWU)   BALLOT RESULT- Communications Workers Union (CWU) BALLOT RESULT YES: 72,877 89.1% NO: 8,954 10.9% A 48-hour strike has been called for Thursday 19 October. But Royal Mail have secured an injunction to stop the strike   BALLOT RESULT   Independent Scrutineers’ reporting
Are you coming with us to Manchester on Sunday 1st October #GetTheToriesOut?- Sunday 1st October Tories Out demo, outside Tory Party Conference, Coaches from Sheffield to Manchester organised by Sheffield Peoples Assembly and supported by Sheffield Trade Union Council. Subsidised coach travel to Manchester from Sheffield on the day at a reduced price
Sheffield TUC tells CELSA – “Pay ROM strikers now!”-       Community Union members on strike for first pay rise in 10 years! at ROM steel engineering firm on Brightside Lane, Sheffield Sheffield TUC tells CELSA “Pay up now!”   PRESS RELEASE 3rd August 2017   Sheffield Trade Union
Dave Gibson, Secretary Barnsley TUC R.I.P.- Very much saddened to hear the news today that Dave Gibson Chair of Barnsley Trade Union Council has died. He had been bravely fighting cancer for several months. Dave was a committed and sincere trade unionist, a tirless campaigner and
Sheffield TUC welcomes defeat of Theresa May- PRESS RELEASE Post-election rally tonight 5.30pm outside Sheffield Town Hall (Bring your union banners)   Sheffield Trade Union Council welcomes the election result which ends the Tory majority and marks a massive personal defeat for Theresa May. “This is a
Sheffield TUC – why trade unions support Labour’s manifesto- Sheffield TUC is campaigning on the Moor, Sheffield this Saturday 3rd June from 12 pm till 2.30pm outside Sheffield Market with our brilliant leaflet “Why Trade unions support Labour’s Manifesto”. You get a sneal preview of the leaflet here Sheffield
International Workers Memorial Day 28th April 2017-   Wreath laying ceremony and speeches outside Sheffield Town Hall, Pinstone Street 1230hrs- 1330hrs Friday 28th April 2017   Opened by Lord Mayor Cllr. Denise Fox   This year’s speakers include Paul Blomfield MP Sheffield Central Cllr Julie Dore, Leader
BREXIT Statement by ETUC- Theresa may will activate Article 50 by letter to the EU on Wednesday 29th March. Whatever your views on BREXIT, all trade unionists should be concerned at Tories’ plans for a “Hard BREXIT” where the emphasis is on tough immigration
NO JOY IN HAMMOND’S BUDGET FOR WORKING PEOPLE- PRESS RELEASE Wednesday 8th March 2017  Philip Hammond’s Tory Budget today brings no joy for working class families and austerity continues, says Sheffield Trade Union Council. Benefit cuts from April He could have reversed George Osborne’s planned cuts to welfare
STUC AGM 28th February Guest speaker: Mick Cash RMT General Secretary-  Tuesday 28th February 160th AGM Sheffield Trade Union Council  7pm Trades and labour Club 200 Duke Street Sheffield S2 5QQ Guest speaker: Mick Cash RMT General Secretary. Nominations invited for STUC Officers and Executive Committee. Nomination form to be submitted
“I Daniel Blake” 7pm Trades and Labour Club Monday 23rd January 2017- SHEFFIELD TRADE UNION COUNCIL presents a showing of “I, Daniel Blake”  the stunning new film by Ken Loach 7pm  Monday 23rd January in The Concert Room, Trades & Labour Club, 200 Duke Street, Sheffield S2 5QQ I Daniel Blake  see flyerI
NEWS DIGEST December 2016- In this issue: • UNION NEWS –get your trade union news on the web • Cuba Solidarity Campaign tribute to Fidel Castro • Deaf Community Workers dispute in Sheffield • FBU – Support the Firefighters 100 Lottery • Defend Sheffield Central Library   – 38 Degrees
Sheffield TUC Delegate meeting Tuesday 22nd November-   7pm Trades and Labour Club 200 Duke Street Sheffield S2 5QQ (use side entrance on Talbot ST) Guest Speakers: Eileen Turnbull Shrewsbury 24 Campaign . 24 pickets were arrested after the 1972 national building workers strike and charged with
NEWS DIGEST NOV 2016- Orgreave Truth and Justice Campaign demand for a Public Inquiry  The Home Secretary, Amber Rudd, promised an announcement this month on whether to hold an inquiry into the policing at Orgreave on 18 June 1984 during the miners’ strike. The OTJC
30 Years Anniversary of UK Bus Deregulation and Privatisation- Sheffield Trade Union Council marks the 30th anniversary of the implementation of the Tories 1985 Transport Act on “D-Day” 26th October 1986 not with celebration but with anger – and a renewed call to bring our bus and tram services
“SHEFFIELD NEEDS A PAY RISE!” Launch with John McDonnell MP- 7pm Friday 14th October 2016 Sheffield TUC Campaign Launch Meeting  – £10 an hour NOW! with John McDonnell MP Shadow Chancellor and Maggie Hazlehurst UNITE Senior Organiser Gareth Lane BFAWU Regional Organiser Peter Davies/ Deanne Ferguson GMB Eva Jasiewizc journalist/human
“Unwelcome” the Tories in Birmingham on Sunday 2nd October – book coach seats now!-     Coaches are going from Sheffield! Sheffield TUC and Sheffield Peoples Assembly have teamed up again to deliver an easy to book system via Eventbrite – at very reasonable prices ( actually below cost price!).     Coaches leave
Jeremy Corbyn is speaking in Sheffield Friday 19th August- Jeremy4Labour Open Air Rally 6pm Friday 19th August City Hall steps & Barkers Pool Sheffield City Centre FEATURING Jeremy Corbyn, Labour Leader plus supporting speakers including Tosh Macdonald ASLEF President Rachael Maskell Labour MP York Cllr Chris Peace Cllr Lewis Dagnall
Shirley Frost R.I.P.- Sheffield Trade Union Council wishes to record its profound sadness at the sudden death of Shirley Frost, tireless working class campaigner for progressive causes and well known to the Sheffield Trade Union and Labour Movement. She was best known for
Richard Burgon MP guest speaker Tuesday 26th July- Sheffield Trade Union Council Delegate meeting is onTuesday 26th July 7pm Trades and Labour Club 200 Duke Street Sheffield S2 5QQ. We are delighted to have Richard Burgon MP as our speaker. Richard is one of the brightest of the new
Orgreave Truth and Justice Campaign rally 18th June- Orgreave Truth And Justice Campaign held its biggest ever rally today near the site of the battle of Orgreave in the Miners Strike 31 years ago. We are demanding a public inquiry into the police brutality that day against striking
BFAWU Pennine Food Dispute- Sheffield Trade Union Council extends its warmest support to BFAWU members at Pennine Foods, Crystal Peaks, Sheffield who have carried out recent strike action in defence of their pay and conditions and against attempts by the company to withdraw premium
BFAWU Pennine Foods Dispute- You will probably be aware of the recent 48 hour strike at Pennine food, Sheffield.   The initial 48 action was a resounding success with mass pickets of between 100-200 pickets for the duration of the strike.   I would
Workers Memorial Day 28th April-   SHEFFIELD TRADES COUNCIL  The progressive voice of Sheffield’s trade union movement Secretary; Martin Mayer UNITE                                      President: Bob Jeffery UCU Tel: 0747616453         website:       email:  International Workers Memorial Day – Wreath laying ceremony and speeches outside Sheffield
SAVE OUR STEEL INDUSTRY- PRESS RELEASE 31st March 2015- “RECALL Parliament and renationalise our Steel Industry” Sheffield Trade Union Council calls on the Government to intervene now to save our steel industry – before it’s too late. The devastating announcement by TATA Steel that it is to close or
Friday 1st April 2016 “Kill the Housing and Planning Bill!”- Please do make every effort to join our short protest rally outside Sheffield Town Hall this Friday at 5.30pm and stand together against the Tories’ disastrous attack on social housing. 27% of Tory MPs are registered as “landlords” so guess
International Women’s Day- Sheffield TUC says end violence against women on International Women’s Day The most common form of violence against women is domestic violence. “This is a horrific symptom of gender inequality” says Sarah Carson, Women’s Rights Campaigns Manager of Action Aid.
159th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING-   7pm on Tuesday 23rd February 2016 Trades and Labour Club, 200 Duke Street, Sheffield S2 5QQ   6.30pm            Doors open for registration and collection of delegate cards 7pm                 Welcome by President 7.05pm            Minutes of 158th AGM 24th February 2015
Is your Union Branch ready for 9th February?- Nearly there now! Here are a few last minute updates and information to help you prepare for heartunions week next week (8-14 Feb). Special guest announced for the Big Workplace Meeting We’re excited to announce that comedian Eddie Izzard will be
TUC Action Week 8th -14th February- TUC’s Week of Action against the Tories’ Trade Union Reform Bill  URGENT ! This is a big national push to raise the stakes in this fightback for our rights! Every Trade Union Branch in the country is being urged to start
NEW YEAR’S GREETINGS- Sheffield Trade Union Council wishes a Happy and Prosperous New Year to all working people – whether in employment or not. BUT! 2016 is set to be a tough year – the economy is still stagnating under the burden of
Evening of Socialist Music for Christmas- Wednesday 9th December 7.30pm Trades and Labour Club Duke Street. UNITE Brass Band; Sheffield Socialist Choir; Luke Goss. Entrance fee £6 & £4 conc available on the door or send cheque payable to “Sheffield Trade Union Council” and S.A.E. to
“Kill the Bill” Rally against Tories’ anti-union laws- 5pm Monday 2nd November outside Sheffield Town Hall Sheffield Trade Union Council says “The right of workers to peacefully withdraw their labour is essential in a democratic society, recognised and upheld by the United Nations following the defeat of fascism
Banner Theatre presents “Chicago: The Great Teachers Strike”-  Sheffield Trades and Labour Club 1930hrs Monday 19th October  Important Notice: Tickets will be available on the door price £7 and £4 conc. This is great value for what promises to be a fascinating and inspiring play by one of Britain’s leading political theatre
Sunday 4th October Come to Manchester to protest against the Tories!- Please see important message from Sheffield Peoples Assembly re coaches on Sunday to Manchester Our 2 coaches for Sunday’s demo in Manchester are now full and we have overspill onto other coaches. N.B. These coaches are sponsored by Sheffield TUC
STOP THIS TORY ATTACK ON OUR TRADE UNIONS!- Trade Union Reform Bill 2nd Reading on Monday 14th September   Sheffield Trade Union Council urges all MPs – including Conservatives – to speak up and vote against the Tories’ so-called Trade Union Reform Bill when it has its second
Sheffield TUC welcomes Jeremy Corbyn as Labour’s new Leader- Sheffield Trade Union Council today joins the massive chorus of support across the country in congratulating Jeremy Corbyn on his stunning success in Labour’s leadership election yesterday.   “Jeremy Corbyns’ decisive victory yesterday with almost 60% of the votes in
Louise Haigh MP launches petition against fracking in Sheffield- On Tuesday the Government announced that they have issued licenses which will fire the starting gun on the fracking process in an area covering up to 1,000 square miles nationwide, including here in Sheffield.  I, like many residents in Sheffield,
Time to Act! National 1-day Conference in Sheffield 19th September- Please support the CACCTUG (Campaign Against Climate Change Trade Union Groups) National One-day Conference in Sheffield on Saturday 19th September.  The fight for a cleaner greener planet and an end to carbon gas emissions is part of the wider fight for
STOP the Tories’ Trade Union Bill- The government’s trade union bill threatens the basic right to strike. Together we can make the government rethink their plans. Join us and protect the right to strike ​​The trade union bill What is the trade union bill and why
DEFEND OUR UNIONS No to the Tories’ anti- union laws- Solidarity with Greece- Public Meeting United Reform Chapel 7pm Thursday 11th September   The Tories are planning a new swathe of anti-union legislation designed to further restrict workers from exercising their democratic and fundamental human right to withdraw their labour. It is clear; they
News and Events- Peoples Assembly National Demonstration Saturday 20th June 2015 At this moment, there is no escaping that every major party remains committed to an agenda of austerity. For this reason, The People’s Assembly is calling for a major national demonstration and
It’s official: Osborne threatens Double Austerity-       Sheffield Trade Union Council today slammed George Osborne’s budget statement for promising massive austerity cuts at twice the rate we have seen so far. “Now no one can be left in any doubt what working people will
News and Information Round-Up- News and Information Round-Up NHS Strike. Unions involved in the long-running dispute with NHS over pay have suspended their strike action scheduled for Thursday 29th January. Currently unions are consulting their members on a revised offer. You can read the
Affiliation fees are now due for 2015 – please give your urgent attention- FOR THE ATTENTION OF ALL SHEFFIELD TRADE UNION BRANCH SECRETARIES.  Affiliation fees are now due for 2015 – please give your urgent attention Notification of 158th AGM on Tuesday 24th February 2015 – Len McCluskey guest speaker  Nominations invited for
UNITE Amey Electricians agree to improved offer- UNITE electricians based at Amey Council Work depot Olive Grove Sheffield have now settled their dispute. This follows a one day strike action earlier this month.   These UNITE members who are street lighting electricians have accepted an improved offer
ITF Solidarity- 5 December 2014 Dear Martin, Solidarity: South Yorkshire Freedom Riders Victory Rally, 8 December 2014, Sheffield We are writing in solidarity with you and all the unions, organisations and members of the public who have demonstrated such resilience and strength
Thank you from the Amalgamated Transit Union- Thank you from the Amalgamated Transit Union Martin Mayer, Secretary, UNITE Bob Jeffery, President, UCU   Dear Mr. Mayer and Mr. Jeffery,   On behalf of the 190,000 members of the Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) throughout North America I would
“The Failed Experiment” by Andrew Fisher on 30 years of neo-liberalism- “The Failed Experiment” by Andrew Fisher on 30 years of neo-liberalism Today is George Osborne’s Autumn Statement where we will have yet another tranche of neo-liberalism thrown at us in the form of another instalment of Austerity. So I thought it would be very pertinent to share with you the report of Andrew Fisher’s
SOUTH YORKSHIRE “FREEDOM RIDERS” VICTORY RALLY- SOUTH YORKSHIRE “FREEDOM RIDERS” VICTORY RALLY Assemble outside Sheffield Magistrates Court Castle Street 0900hrs Monday 8th December 2014 then  march to Sheffield Railway Station   Please come and join us for a massive Victory Rally in Sheffield on 8th December.
“Pots and Pans” protest v Autumn Statement (cos Austerity ain’t working!)- “Pots and Pans” protest v Autumn Statement (cos Austerity ain’t working!) 1730hrs 3rd Dec outside Sheffield Town Hall Sheffield Peoples Assembly event supported by Sheffield TUC   Brings some pots and pans to bang on Wednesday to make somne NOISE
In support of arrested Freedom Ride protesters- In support of arrested Freedom Ride protesters Monday 8th December Mass protest outside Sheffield Magistrates Court on Castle Street from 0845hrs onwards Post below from Dave Gibson (Barnsley Trades Council chair): The campaign to win back free train travel for
Saturday 29th November 1030 -1230hrs Poverty in Sheffield Today meeting.- Saturday 29th November 1030 -1230hrs Poverty in Sheffield Today meeting. Victoria Hall Sheffield (see flyer attached) doors open at 0930hrs for tea and coffee This meeting has been organised by Church Poverty Action, Sheffield Peoples Assembly and Sheffield Equality Group
UCATT HTC Crane Drivers dispute- UCATT HTC Crane Drivers dispute Crane drivers employed by HTC Plant Ltd Sheffield have agreed a new pay offer to end their industrial dispute. Having agreed the pay offer, the one day strike scheduled for tomorrow (Friday 21st November) has
UCATT HTC Crane Drivers dispute- UCATT HTC Crane Drivers dispute Crane drivers employed by HTC Plant Ltd Sheffield have agreed a new pay offer to end their industrial dispute. Having agreed the pay offer, the one day strike scheduled for tomorrow (Friday 21st November) has
UNISON Care UK strike, Doncaster- UNISON Care UK strike, Doncaster Around 70 care workers who have been on strike for 90 days over draconian wage cuts are set to vote on a proposal to end the dispute.  The employees from Doncaster, who were transferred from the NHS
Sheffield GMB Recycling Workers Dispute- Sheffield GMB Recycling Workers Dispute Workers at five waste recycling centres in Sheffield in South Yorkshire have walked out in an open- ended strike over poverty pay, bullying and a lack of basic facilities. The workers, members of general union
NHS strike and work-to-rule w/c Monday 24th November- NHS strike and work-to-rule w/c Monday 24th November Trade Unions representing hundreds of thousands of NHS workers will be taking their second half- day of strike action on Monday 24th November from 0700hrs-1100hrs. This will be followed by a week
Letter to Theresa May- I am writing to add the voice of Sheffield Trade Union Council to the long list of individuals and organisations who have already written to you to protest
Letter to Doncaster Unison- I am writing to offer support in your dispute from Sheffield Trade Union Council
Letter of support to Julie Dore- Sheffield Trade Union Council is dismayed to learn of yet more severe cuts to our much valued local community services.


Announcing the New Trade Union Organiser for Sheffield- PRESS RELEASE Bakers Union (BFAWU) and Sheffield TUC join forces to combat low pay, zero hours and exploitation in our city. BFAWU/Sheffield TUC signing ceremony and speakers   Ronnie Draper General Secretary BFAWU Martin Mayer Secretary Sheffield TUC Bill Adams
Venezuela rally Tuesday 29th January 6pm United Reform Chapel- Public rally: yes to democracy in Venezuela, no to Trump’s coup Venezuela needs a peaceful, negotiated way forward – not intervention by Trump and Bolsonaro. Join us for a snap public rally so that Sheffield says yes to democracy in
HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY VIGIL Monday 28th January 2019- 12noon to 4:30pm – Short films (drop in anytime) 5.30pm to 7pm – Memorial candlelit vigil with readings and reflections Winter Gardens Surrey Street Sheffield South Yorkshire S1 2LH United Kingdom Everyone welcome Hosted by Sheffield City Council On Holocaust
Diary of Events January – May 2019- Thursday 17th January Universal Credit Campaign Meeting 12 noon till 1330hrs. venue to be confirmed. Sheffield TUC is bringing together all the organisations who want to join together and fight this pernicious welfare “reform” which will leave up to 80,000
Dairy of Events November to December 2018- Friday 23rd November “Migrants are Welcome in Sheffield” Rally 5pm outside Sheffield Town Hall, Pinstone Street. In response to the government’s increasing rhetoric about “taking control of our borders”, “queue jumpers” and ending freedom of movement, South Yorkshire Migrant and
Diary of Events November 2018- Tuesday 6th November  Monthly Sheffield Needs a Pay Rise Meeting 6pm – 7pm Upstairs meeting room, United Reform Church, Norfolk Street. Please do join us to help make this vital campaign a success. Can your union branch send a representative(s)?
Diary of Events October – November 2018- Saturday 27th October “Stop and Scrap Universal Credit” Rally 1130-1330 Outside Town Hall. Organised by Disabled People Against the Cuts (DPAC) and Sheffield Labour Party. Supported by Sheffield TUC, Sheffield People’s Assembly etc. Speakers include Louise Haigh MP. Universal Credit
Diary of Events September- October 2018 Including Vision Sheffield festival events- Tuesday 18th September “Nae Pasaran!” film at The Showroom 1830hrs start Chile Coup 45th anniversary event In 1974, factory workers in Scotland refused to repair jet engines from the Chilean Air Force in protest against Pinochet’s brutal dictatorship. The workers
“Spirit of 1868” Banner Theater in Sheffield Monday 24th September- Sheffield TUC is once again hosting a stunning Banner Theatre production at Sheffield Trades and Labour Club on Monday evening 24th September. “The Spirit of 1868” is their newest production specially commissioned to mark the 150th anniversary of the TUC
Diary of Events July 2018- Sunday 1st July Ceilidh with Well-Dressed Band – Sheffield-Esteli Society 7pm Broomspring Centre, Broomspring Lane Sheffield S10 2FD. £8 on the door. See flyer attached SHEFFIELD ESTELI SOCIETY PUBLIC meeting 10 July 2018   Tuesday 3rd July, Sheffield Needs a
Durham Miners Gala: Free seats on UNITE Community coach- Message below from John Coan UNITE Community UNITE Community is offering free seats on their coach to this year’s fantastic Durham Miners Gala on Saturday 14th July – but hurry as there are only a few seats left! Billy Bragg
NHS 70th Birthday demo in London 30th June- Saturday 30th June NHS 70th Birthday London demo Save Our NHS   see link here for details NHS 70th Birthday demo 30th June 2018 Sheffieldcoach details leaflet Coach transport from Sheffield organised by Sheffield People’s Assembly with support from Sheffield TUC £10 return. Details now available Pick
PCS Strike Ballot and Pay Day protest this Friday 29th June- Please come and join PCS members at their Pay Day rally on Friday (tomorrow) lunchtime outside the Home Office, Orchard (front of Steel), Vulcan House, Millsands, Sheffield S3 8NU Speaker: Marion Lloyd – PCS National Executive Member PCS are holding
Diary of Events June-July 2018- Saturday 9th June 1745hrs and Monday 11th June 1415hrs “The Silence of Others” Film about the epic struggle of victims of Spain’s 40-year dictatorship under General Franco, who continue to seek justice to this day. Showroom Cinema, Paternoster Way, Sheffield.
Diary of Events May-June 2018- Thursday 24th May SYMAAG Annual General Meeting 7pm (doors open at 6.30 for refreshments) at Quaker Meeting House, 10 St James’ St, Sheffield S1 2EW (note new venue). Featuring a discussion on Fortress Europe: Dispatches from a Gated Continent as
diary of events May to July 2018- Tuesday 15th May Sheffield People’s Assembly AGM 6.30pm to 8.30pm Central United Reform Church, 60 Norfolk Street S1 2JB. Speakers: Sam Morecroft (UCU – University of Sheffield); Georgina Ryan – Free University Sheffield All officer positions up for re-election:  Chair,
International Workers Memorial Day. Saturday 28th April- Wreath laying ceremony and speeches by The Memorial Tree outside Sheffield Town Hall, Pinstone Street 1230hrs- 1330hrs Saturday 28th April 2018 * “Remember the Dead – Fight for the Living” * Opened by Lord Mayor Cllr. Ann Murphy Presided over
Diary of Events April-June 2018- Friday 13th April Frances O’Grady TUC Gen. Sec. “Brexit & Yorkshire: A year to go?” 9am-5pm Duke Studios, 3 Sheaf St, Leeds, LS10 1HD We are delighted to confirm that TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady has been added to the line-up for our “Brexit
Stand Up to Racism rally Sheffield Barkers Pool 5pm Tuesday 3rd April- Love Diversity Hate Racism Please do make every attempt to support this Stand Up to Racism rally in Sheffield outside the City Hall starting at 5pm on Tuesday 3rd April. Please see flyer attached. Please also distribute this to your
Diary of Events March – April 2018- Tuesday 6th March Sheffield Needs a Pay Rise Steering Committee 6pm till 7pm Room 3 United Reform Chapel. Norfolk Street. Join us this month to plan mapping, community pickets and socials. Sheffield TUC’s ground-breaking campaign is attracting a lot of
Stand Up to Racism forthcoming events- Sheffield Trade Union Council strongly supports the excellent work of Sheffield Stand up to Racism and encourages trade union and labour party branches to affiliate and support their work. ​ Racism and fascism is alive and well in the UK
I Love Unions! Other actions in Sheffield- On Wednesday 14th February activists protested outside Premier Inn on Angel Street in Sheffield City Centre. Premier Inns is a UNITE organising target and featured in a Dispatches TV programme on Monday highlighting bullying and bad working practices. Premier Inn
I ♥♥♥ Unions Week!- Sheffield TUC rally 12th February outside Town Hall to celebrate TUC I ♥ UNIONS Week!   It was bitterly cold so thanks to those who turned up to stand up for trade unions as a force for good in society
TUC National Heart Unions Week is taking place from Monday 12th February to Sunday 18th February 2018- Please support Sheffield TUC’s activities next week 12th Feb to 17th Feb during TUC “I Love Unions” week! Sheffield TUC is organising the following actions: (please scroll down for details): Sheffield Rally outside Town Hall, Pinstone Street 1230 til 1315hrs
TUC National Heart Unions Week – Sheffield Rally 12th February- TUC National Heart Unions Week is taking place from Monday 12th February to Sunday 18th February 2018 Sheffield Rally outside Sheffield Town Hall Monday 12th February 1230hrs (till about 1315hrs) Pinstone Street, Sheffield With speakers from the local trade union movement:  BILL ADAMS –
Diary of Events January-March 2018- Saturday 20th January – EDL not Welcome in Doncaster. The racist EDL are targeting their poison at the Roma community in Hexthorpe. Stand up to Racism Doncaster are holding a counter demo at the train station at 11am. Also supported
Diary of Events Nov Dec 2017- Tuesday 21st November  Sheffield Peoples Assembly pre-budget protest      5.30pm to 6.30pm outside Sheffield Town Hall. Please bring items for BIG Food Bank collection. ​ We are contacting local Trade Union Branches and activists to ask for your support – to help
Sheffield Rally against Public Sector Pay cap Monday 23rd October- Join us outside Sheffield Town hall on Monday 23rd October lunchtime and join our public sector workers in the fight to mash the Tories’ public sector pay cap!  See flyer here TUC Pay Campaign – Sheffield Rally – 23 Oct
Diary of Events October and November 2017-   Friday 6th October SARAG AGM 1.00pm at the Quaker Meeting House, St James Street, Sheffield S1 2EW. The meeting will start with a buffet lunch and refreshments followed by the AGM with special speaker, Gill Furniss MP for Sheffield
Diary of Events August 2017-   Saturday 5th August MHAGS Event Day Mental Health Action Group Sheffield (MHAGS) is holding a campaign day at Sheffield Works dept., Sports and Social Club, Heeley bank Road, S2 3GL. Campaign stalls etc. from 100am and event all afternoon
Diary of Events July August 2017-     Tuesday 25th July Sheffield TUC Delegate Meeting Guest speaker: Jane Finney Mosborough Against Fracking and Tom Bishell PCS DWP on Eastern Avenue Job Centre dispute. 7pm Trades and labour Club, 200 Duke Street S2 5QQ (Please use side
National Mesothelioma Day Friday 7th July 2017- Event organised by South Yorkshire Asbestos Victims Support Group (SARAG) Sheffield Cathedral between 11am and 1pm. Report by Martin Mayer, Secretary Sheffield Trade Union Council   The event started at 11am in the square at the front of the Cathedral
Diary of Events July 2017-  Saturday 1st July National Campaign Day against Tory austerity Join with us to demand an end to Tory austerity and call for a Labour Government  to lead this country. You can get coach travel to the big London demonstration organised
Saturday 1st July Join with us to demand an end to Tory austerity and call for a Labour Government to lead this country.- You can get coach travel to the big London demonstration organised by Peoples Assembly or join us for a local rally in Barkers Pool Sheffield 11am till 1pm London – National Peoples Assembly march and rally Not One Day More
Diary of Events April-May- Monday 24th April “Does Sheffield Just Need a Pay Rise?” 6.30pm Millennium Gallery. Part of Sheffield’s Festival of debate. Panel discussion about pay and working conditions following launch of Sheffield TUC’s Sheffield Needs a Pay Rise Campaign. Tuesday 25th April
Diary of Events March-April 2017- Monday 27th March   3rd Anniversary Rally South Yorkshire Freedom Riders 12 noon by the fountains outside Sheffield Rail Station. Public transport campaigners fought and won against massive cuts to elderly persons travel. The fight continues for free travel for elderly/disabled,
Diary of Events March 2017- Saturday 11th March Stop the Closure of Eastern Avenue Job Centre! Leafleting and petition outside Eastern Avenue Job Centre from 1030hrs, then meeting up with other campaigners. To see updates on the campaign please see the branch website Organised
Diary of Events February to March 2017- Thursday 9th February   Public Meeting re closure Eastern Avenue Job Centre Plus – organised by PCS 7pm Manor Estate Social club, 794 City Road, Sheffield S2 1GN. Louise Haigh MP confirmed speaker. Flyer attachedPCS Eastern Ave Job Centre Public Meeting
Diary of Events January – March 2017- Sheffield TUC Diary of Events list can be accessed her as a word document Diary of Events January-March 2017   Saturday 21st January Morning Star Burns Supper Wortley Hall. Raises funds for Morning Star.   Monday 23rd January “I, Daniel
National Day of Action on Rail 3rd January 2017- “ACTION FOR RAIL”  Sheffield TUC volunteers will be handing our cards to passengers outside Sheffield Rail Station 0800hrs -0900hrs Support affordable fares and a publicly owned railway Sheffield TUC is taking part in tomorrow’s national day of action organised by
SHEFFIELD NEEDS A PAY RISE! Demo and Rally 17th December-   March and Rally in Sheffield City Centre Saturday 17th December 2016 Assemble 1pm Devonshire Green for speeches then short march through city centre to final rally on City Hall steps Barker Pool at approx. 2.15pm   Speakers at the
Saturday 17th December 2016 March and Rally in Sheffield City Centre- SHEFFIELD TRADE UNION COUNCIL est.1858 The progressive voice of Sheffield’s trade union movement           tel: 0747 616 4537 SHEFFIELD NEEDS A PAY RISE! March and Rally in Sheffield City Centre Saturday 17th December 2016 ****** Assemble 1pm Devonshire Green
SHEFFIELD NEEDS A PAY RISE!- March and Rally in Sheffield City Centre Saturday 17th December 2016 ****** Assemble 12 noon Devonshire Green Speeches then short march to Barkers Pool 1pm Rally and Speakers from City Hall steps  snap-campaign-leaflet-general    (click for General flyer about the campaign)
Diary of Events November 2016 – January 2017- 14-19 November ‘Dare Devil Rides To Jarama’ by Neil Gore, Townsend Productions 7.30pm The Lantern Theatre, Kenwood Park Road, Sheffield, S7 1NF. Theatre Show: ‘Dare Devil Rides To Jarama’ by Neil Gore- about 1930s speedway superstar and wall of death
Diary of Events November 2016- Tuesday 8th November Sheffield Needs a Pay Rise Coordinating Committee 7pm United Reform Chapel Norfolk Street Sheffield Following our extraordinalrily successful launch meeting with John McDonneell MP on 14th October, we are now having our inaugural SNAP Coordinating Committee meeting
It’s the Economy Stupid! Sheffield Day School 16th October- Independent Working Class Education Network invites you to: Sheffield Day School October 16th 2016 12pm- 5.30pm Venue: Philadelphia WMC, Upperthorpe, Sheffield its-the-economy-stupid-sheffield-day-school-16-oct-2016 “It’s The Economy Stupid- A Day of Economic Thought & Discussion” Sessions including: What is Neo-Liberalism? Is there
Diary of Events September/Ocotber 2016- Monday 19th September Sheffield Peoples Assembly Open meeting 7pm United Reform Chapel, Norfolk Street, Sheffield. All supporters welcome N.B. you do not have to be a member to attend! Flyer attached   Tuesday 20th September Sheffield Climate Alliance 7p to
Bring your Union Banners!- Calling all trade union branches. Please bring your union banner to tonight’s rally for Jeremy Corbyn Friday 19th August 6pm kick-off Barkers Pool outside City Hall – and bring an umbrella!!
Sheffield Pride Event 30th July- Sheffield TUc is pleased to support Sheffield Pride event on Saturday 30th July in Endcliffe Park. The Trade Union movement is a strong supporter of Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender rights and proudly stands against discrimination and harassment of all
Forthcoming events 17th-21st June- Friday 17th June. Sheffield send-off to join National Convoy to Calais The national convoy to Calais is going on Saturday 18th June. This is to take aid and show solidarity with refugees. There will be a send off for the
Diary of Events 23rd May 2016- Tuesday 24th May. Sheffield TUC Delegate Meeting Speaker; Bob Jeffery UCU on PREVENT (Government’s anti-terrorism strategy in our schools and colleges); also Rotherham 12 Campaign speaker invited. 7pm Trades and Labour Club, 200 Duke Street Sheffield S2 5QQ   Wednesday
EUROPE IN or OUT? The Big Debate- Saturday 14th May 2016    1pm till 4pm, Quakers Meeting House 10 St James Street, Sheffield All welcome to this Public Meeting with speeches FOR and AGAINST the EU from a Labour and Trade Union perspective. Speaking FOR the EU: Linda
Upcoming events- Tuesday 26th April Sheffield TUC Delegate Meeting Speakers; Dr Will Sapwell BMA Junior Doctors;   Chris Scarlett RAPE CRISIS Visitors are welcome – please sign in at the door Wednesday 27th April Junior Doctors’ Strike Rally 1pm Barkers Pool. Come and
Diary of Events 12 April 2016-  Saturday April 16th Food Sovereignty event, Fargate Organised by Global Justice Movement.   Saturday April 16th National Peoples Assembly march in London. Coach transport available from Sheffield . Coach seats are booking FAST FAST FAST… Get in there quick: 07941
“Northern Powerhouse or Northern Poorhouse?”- Huge Sheffield March and Rally for Jobs Saturday lunchtime 9th April John McDonnell, Labour Shadow Chancellor has confirmed he will speak at the rally on City Hall steps and so has Mark Serwotka PCS General Secretary. Many hundreds of trade
Diary of Events 30th March 2016- Friday 1st April 5.30pm “Kill the Housing and Planning Bill” rally Clive Betts MP and other Labour and Trade Union speakers. This Government’s response to the housing crisis is to try and destroy social housing. Organised by Sheffield Defend Council
diary of events posted 8th March- Monday March 7th Sheffield People’s Assembly AGM Central United Reformed Church 7-9 pm Annual reports and election of officers for 2016-17 Nominations for Chair, Secretary, Treasurer, Communications Officer, Outreach Officer, Membership Secretary to by March 6th    Wednesday 9th
Coaches to the CND demonstration against Trident in London on Saturday 27th February-   CND has called for a massive demonstration on the 27th of February to show the extent of public opposition to Trident.  The demonstration is being supported by the Stop the War Coalition, Muslim Association of Britain and the
Thursday 11th Feb Sheffield lunchtime rally and evening meeting- TUC WEEK OF ACTION 8‑14 Feb 2016 / The heartunions week of action celebrates the great work done by union reps and members in our workplaces and in society. We’re proud of our unions and reject the government’s attempts to damage them
diary of events- Tuesday 26th January Sheffield Trade Union Council delegate meeting 7pm Trades and Labour Club S2 5QQ Speakers: bob Jeffery on PREVENT; Simon Murch ; NUTV Teachers’ Manifesto. Visitors are welcome – please register at the door.   TUC’s Week of
Diary of Events January/February 2016- Thursday 14th January SYMAAG Public Meeting: What is the Immigration Bill and how do we fight it? With speaker Paul Blomfield MP 7-9pm (doors open at 6.30 for tea & biscuits) Quaker Meeting House 10 St James’ St, Sheffield S1 2EW
GMB Housing Workers ON STRIKE 6th January- GMB members in Sheffield City Councils Housing department will be on strike on January 6th and will be holding a lunch time protest outside the Town Hall in Sheffield on the 6th from 12.30pm. Speakers will talk about their experiences
Message from Frances O’Grady- Frances O’Grady, the TUC general secretary, has urged workers to confront low wage growth and zero-hours contracts by joining a trade union, as she warned of a lost decade in living standards. “To every worker – freelance, contract, temporary or
Diary of events for November/December 2015- Tuesday 24th November Sheffield TUC Delegate Meeting 7pm-9pm Matt Fawcett CND Speaker. With Trident renewal very much in the news this is a very topical issue. Visitors are welcome – just register at the door. Sheffield Trades and Labour Club,
“Save Our Steel” Rally – Sheffield City Hall 2pm – 5pm Saturday 21 November- UNITE, Community, UCATT and GMB are holding a national rally in Sheffield this Saturday to make the case for saving our steel industry. Sheffield TUC is calling on Sheffield union branches and members to support this event and show solidarity
Diary of Events 14th November 2015- Saturday 21 November “Save Our Steel” Rally Sheffield City Hall 2pm – 5pm Families will be welcome at the event, which is aimed to celebrate our steel and metal industry and send a strong message to the government to ‘Save
Diary of Events 5th November 2015- Monday 9th November “Mouthpiece presents…Asian Youth Movement” 6pm, Regather Works Club 57-59 Club Garden Road, Sheffield.  #1 in a series of radical histories talks, that seek to connect local communities with their history. The Asian Youth Movement was an anti-racist
“Kill the Bill” Rally against Tories’ anti-union laws- 5pm Outside Sheffield Town Hall Monday 2nd November  Bring your banners!   Sheffield Trade Union Council is stepping up the fight to stop the Tories new anti-union legislation which will severely restrict the right to strike – and push unions
Diary of Events 16th October 2015- Saturday 17th October. Vigil against Israeli occupation of Palestine 12 noon Sheffield Town Hall The Palestinian popular resistance is on the rise; so is the Israeli brutal oppression in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip. Organised by Sheffield Palestine
diary of events 2nd October-   1. Sunday 4th October TUC rally against Tory Party Conference, Manchester Please join us (and tens of thousands of others!) in a massive street protest against Austerity – and especially the new attacks on Trade Union Rights! Organised by
Diary of Events 10th September 2015-   Friday 11th September “Defend Our Unions” public meeting         7pm Central United Reform Chapel, Chapel Walk Speakers include Tosh McDonald (ASLEF President); Ian Hodson (BAFWU President); Rally against the Tories’ new anti-union Bill plus solidarity with Greek unions
Jeremy Corbyn to speak in Tudor Square (outside Crucible)- 2pm Saturday 29th August  There’s already been a fantastic response to the news that Jeremy Corbyn is coming to Sheffield this Saturday. In fact all 950 tickets inside Crucible Theatre went within 12 hours of going on Facebook! For this
diary of events-   Saturday 28th August Jeremy Corbyn comes to Sheffield!         2pm Crucible Theatre/Tudor Square The Crucibles’ entire 950 seating capacity was sold-out on Facebook within 12 hours! So Jeremy will speak first to the (inevitably!) big crowd outside Crucible
Diary of Events- This month’s top dates are:  Saturday 25th April – March for the NHS. Assemble 1100hrs Endcliffe Park, Sheffield. Organised by Peoples NHS this short march over just over a mile will proceed along Oakbrook Road through Nick Clegg’s constituency to
Diary of Events- This month’s 2 top dates are:  Saturday 18th April events in Sheffield City Centre. There’s a lot going on starting at 11am with the “Stop TTIP” International Day of Action on Fargate (look out for the gazebo near Norfolk Row).
NO! to Benefit Sanctions – Assemble 12pm at Hartshead Square, Sheffield, outside the Jobcentre Plus office.- NO! to Benefit Sanctions Stop Welfare Cuts NOW! National Day of Action Thursday 19th March 2015     Sheffield Trade Union Council today pledges its full support to UNITE Community’s National Day Action against Benefit Sanctions.   Assemble 12pm at
Diary of events March 2015- Diary of Events (last updated 16th March 2015) 1. Monday 16th March Sheffield Peoples Assembly AGM 7pm. Sheffield Trades and Labour Club 2. Monday 16th March Sheffield Peoples NHS Alliance meeting 7 pm Sheffield Quaker Meeting House, 10 St James
Diary of Events (last updated 22nd January 2015)- Diary of Events (last updated 22nd January 2015) Sunday 25th January 6.30pm-7.15pm Vigil outside City Hall re Victor Stallone’s links with Israeli Defence Force. Organised by Sheffield Palestine Solidarity Campaign Tuesday 27th January 2015 7pm Trades and Labour Club. Chris
 Monday 5th January “Action for Rail” national campaign day-   Can you help out with leafleting Sheffield rail station 0800hrs-0900hrs? Campaign led by rail unions RMT, ASLEF TSSA and UNITE against privatisation of our railways. We say bring it back into public ownership for a cheaper, safer and more
Diary of events (last updated 15th December 2014)-     Monday 5th January “Action for Rail” national campaign day. Leafleting Sheffield rail station 0800hrs-0900hrs Saturday 24th January Sheffield TUC Black Workers event Pakistani Muslim Centre Darnall (see flyer attached) N.B. STUC in discussion with PMC about possible       
UNITE Shelter Strike called off-   Concessions were made at ACAS talks today, and Shelter stewards have called off the impending strike (which was to start tomorrow) in order to put the concessions to the Shelter membership.   SO – THE PLANNED THREE DAY SHELTER
UNITE: STRIKE AT SHELTER- Sheffield Trade Union Council supports SHELTER UNITE members on strike this coming week over appalling pay cuts. Sheffield SHELTER UNITE members are based at Furnival House on Furnival Gate in the city centre. It would be great to see Sheffield
“Pots and Pans” protest v Autumn Statement (cos Austerity ain’t working!)- “Pots and Pans” protest v Autumn Statement (cos Austerity ain’t working!) 1730hrs 3rd Dec outside Sheffield Town Hall Sheffield Peoples Assembly event supported by Sheffield TUC   Brings some pots and pans to bang on Wednesday to make somne NOISE
In support of arrested Freedom Ride protesters- In support of arrested Freedom Ride protesters Monday 8th December Mass protest outside Sheffield Magistrates Court on Castle Street from 0845hrs onwards Post below from Dave Gibson (Barnsley Trades Council chair): The campaign to win back free train travel for
Aleida Guevara to speak in Sheffield  Tuesday 2 December, Sheffield- Aleida Guevara to speak in Sheffield Tuesday 2 December, Sheffield 2pm – University Of Sheffield SU Student Union Auditorium Western Bank, S10 2TG Ché Guevara’s daughter, Aleida, will be in Britain this winter for a short speaking tour and to participate in the Vigil
Saturday 29th November 1030 -1230hrs Poverty in Sheffield Today meeting.- Saturday 29th November 1030 -1230hrs Poverty in Sheffield Today meeting. Victoria Hall Sheffield (see flyer attached) doors open at 0930hrs for tea and coffee This meeting has been organised by Church Poverty Action, Sheffield Peoples Assembly and Sheffield Equality Group
Saturday 29th November 1000 -1230hrs Poverty in Sheffield Today meeting. - Saturday 29th November 1000 -1230hrs Poverty in Sheffield Today meeting.  Victoria Hall Norfolk Street Sheffield (doors open 0930 tea and coffee provided) Reports on poverty in Sheffield today including the real story about Sheffield’s 12 Food banks and why people use them. What’s happening
Yorkshire and the Humber TUC Young Workers’ Event, Pay Politics and Pressure.- Yorkshire and the Humber TUC Young Workers’ Event, Pay Politics and Pressure. Saturday 29 November 2014 Domino Hall, Sheffield Cathedral, Church Street, Sheffield S1 1HA – 1.30pm (see flyers attached) Speakers: Colin Burgon (former MP and lifelong TU activist) Ian Pattison: (participant in $15 an hour
Sheffield TUC backs NHS strike on Monday 24th November- Sheffield TUC backs NHS strike on Monday 24th November PRESS RELEASE Sheffield Trade Union Council has added its voice to the many messages of support flooding in for our hard-pressed NHS workers taking strike action in Sheffield on Monday 24th
“SAVE RED LADDER” SATURDAY 15 NOVEMBER- “SAVE RED LADDER” SATURDAY 15 NOVEMBER 2014/3-7pm Sheffield Hallam Uni Main Entrance, City Centre Campus, Howard Street S1 1WB.  A screening of two films about Red Ladder on Saturday November 15th between 3 and 7 in the Void Cinema at Hallam
Stop TTIP- Can you join 38 Degrees activists to lobby Government seminar on TTIP in Sheffield on Wednesday morning?
Freedom Ride- For some weeks now there have been growing protests about the withdrawal of concessionary travel by SYPTE on local train services.