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Council election results

05 May 2012
Socialist Worker candidates are highlighted in red.

Socialists enter last week of election campaigning

30 April 2012
Socialist election candidates are entering the final few days of campaigning as they step up their efforts ahead of polling day this Thursday, 3 May.

Mark Krantz: We can fight back against the cuts

17 April 2012
"I’ve been involved in election campaigns for seven years, and I’ve never seen such a positive response.

TUSC - why we are fighting racism

03 April 2012
Gary MacFarlane, part of Trade Unionist and Soclalist Coalition (TUSC) list for the London Assembly, spoke at the protest for Trayvon Martin last week.

RMT backs TUSC for elections

27 March 2012
The RMT rail union is supporting the Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition (TUSC) in the 3 May elections, its general secretary has announced.

Left candidates launch London list

06 March 2012
The Trade Union and Socialist Coalition is set to launch its campaign for the London Assembly elections. Speakers at the launch rally will include Bob Crow, general secretary of the RMT.

TUSC chooses London list

21 February 2012
RMT transport union president Alex Gordon has been selected to head the Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition’s list for the London Assembly elections.

TUSC conference: Socialists prepare for local elections

04 February 2012
Activists gathered in central London last Saturday to discuss the Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition (TUSC) campaign for this year’s local elections.


19 April 2011
The Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition is standing 180 candidates across 55 local authorities in England in the 5 May local elections.

May elections: We need councillors who help us fight back

12 April 2011
Residents on the Avenham Estate in Preston are preparing for a rent boycott in response to their appalling living conditions.

Vote TUSC in May elections

12 April 2011
The Socialist Workers Party is part of the Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition (TUSC). TUSC is standing 154 candidates across more than 50 councils in the upcoming elections on 5 May.

Standing up for ordinary people against the cuts

12 April 2011
Socialist Workers Party members are standing in seats in the upcoming council elections in England on 5 May, all supported by TUSC.

Socialist stands in by-election

15 March 2011
Brian Kelly stood as the Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition candidate in the Brunswick Park council by‑election in south London.

May council elections

25 January 2011
The Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition (TUSC) met last Saturday to discuss May’s council elections.

Vote against cuts and organise to fight

13 April 2010
Ordinary people are really fed up with the mainstream parties—and rightly so.

Election campaigning in Manchester for TUSC

06 April 2010
Karen Reissmann and the TUSC campaign for the general election is striking a chord of resistance in Manchester.

TUSC shows its teeth

16 March 2010
Sheffield Around 30 people joined leafleting in Burngreave, Sheffield, where Maxine Bowler is standing against Labour MP David Blunkett.

Left election campaign builds support in Tottenham

16 March 2010
Over 75 supporters of the Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition (TUSC) leafleted Tottenham, north London, last Sunday.

TUSC selects more socialist election candidates

23 February 2010
Workers, students and other activists in Tottenham, north London, met on Monday to select Jenny Sutton as their candidate in the upcoming election.

Tusc candidates: fighting for change at the ballot box

16 February 2010
David Henry - Salford The grassroots campaign Hazel Must Go selected David as its candidate to stand against New Labour’s disgraced ex-minister Hazel Blears in Salford, Greater Manchester.

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