Tag: york tuc

Trade Unionists set for initial strikes at York District Hospital – more to follow

“You will not steam-roller these plans through if we have anything to do with it – and if you do, there will be hell to pay.” – Leigh Wilks, York TUC President

Link Up Archive now online

After a significant absence, all 58 issues of Link Up – the newsletter produced by York TUC from 1993 to 2012 – are now available to download on the York TUC website. The archive contains some fascinating historical insights into the trade union movement, both within the city and out in the wider world. For […]

A big show of support for socialist healthcare – a poor show of silence by the corporate media

It’s not every year that the first day of a party conference is met by 60,000 activists, marching in opposition to a single political issue. But, as the famously astute (yet famously ineffectual) Chancellor Nigel Lawson drily observed – “The NHS is the closest thing that the English have to a religion”. On Sunday 29th […]