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TUC calls protest at Tory party conference in October

30 June 2015
The TUC has called a national demonstration outside the Tory Party conference in Manchester on 4 October.

TUC Black Members' conference reflects rage against racism

21 April 2015
Delegates from across the Labour movement gathered in London last weekend for the annual TUC black workers conference.

Build TUC 18 October protests and boost class confidence

16 September 2014
This autumn’s mass demonstrations against austerity on 18 October are now just four weeks away. They will come just days after huge public sector strikes.

Union leaders promise action at the TUC conference - now let’s hold them to it

09 September 2014
Trade unionists from across Britain gathered in Liverpool this week for the conference of the Trades Union Congress (TUC).

Midlands TUC calls demo against Tory conference

26 August 2014
Midlands region TUC will hold a demonstration at the Tory Party conference in Birmingham on 28 September.

TUC backs Ritzy boycott

24 June 2014
Cinema workers at the Ritzy Picturehouse in south London staged their seventh strike in two months over pay last Saturday.

Women’s conference discusses austerity

11 March 2014
TUC women’s conference was set to begin on Wednesday of this week in central London. Delegates will discuss the Tory assault on working class women and resistance to it.

TUC Congress news in brief

10 September 2013
Dave Prentis, general secretary of Unison, predicted a pay revolt by the end of 2014. 

TUC leaders dream of Labour concession

10 September 2013
How can we stop the Tories’ assault? That was the question asked but not answered at this year’s TUC Congress in Bournemouth.

Anger at TUC Congress, but where's the action?

10 September 2013
Anger and bitterness at the scale of the Tory assault flowed through the TUC Congress in Bournemouth this week. But frustration with the effectiveness of Labour’s opposition did too.

TUC pledges day of action against blacklisting firms

10 September 2013
The TUC has called a nationwide day of action against blacklisting on Wednesday 20 November. Among events across Britain there will be a protest and lobby of parliament.

TUC says no to union-bashing

10 September 2013
There was unanimity at the TUC in opposition to attacks on employment rights and curbs on union organisation.

Workers and activists get ready to march on the Tories in Manchester

03 September 2013
Workers and activists around Britain are getting ready to march on the Tory party conference on Sunday 29 September.

TUC disabled workers conference calls for action

28 May 2013
Around 260 delegates attended last week’s TUC disabled workers’ conference. 

Fight for benefit justice at TUC disabled workers' conference

21 May 2013
Hundreds of disabled trade unionists were set to meet for the TUC disabled workers’ conference in London on Wednesday and Thursday of this week.

Benefits - there's far less fraud than they say

21 May 2013
A poll carried out by the TUC shows people think 27 percent commit benefit fraud.

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