Author: Stoff

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 […]

2015 York TUC AGM

The 2015 York TUC AGM took place on Wednesday 11th March with representatives present from many of our affiliated branches. At the meeting changes to some rules were voted on and an updated copy of the rules will be available via this website shortly. An updated affiliation form will also be made available soon. The […]

Picturehouse Cinemas living wages campaign – Living Wage coming to West Norwood

We’ve had an update on BECTU’s Living Wage campaign in Picturehouse Cinemas from the Going to Work website. It’s one step closer for Trade Union members at York’s City Screen. ———- Forwarded message ———- From: “BECTU campaigns via Going to Work” <contact@goingtowork.org.uk> Date: Jan 8, 2015 4:13 PM Subject: Picturehouse Cinemas living wages campaign – […]

The Royal College of Midwives

RCM Vacancy

The Royal College of Midwives have a vacancy for a Project Worker on their Maternity Support Worker (MSW) project, and have asked us to bring it to your attention. Please contact the RCM for any further details or to apply.

January Delegates Meeting

The January meeting for York TUC delegates is taking place next Wednesday, 14th January.  Please note the refurbishment at TSSA is still ongoing, therefore we are once again at Priory Street. Any other agenda items to secretary@yorktuc.org.uk by Monday 9am please. Venue: The Priory Street Centre 15 Priory Street York YO1 6ET Time: 7:30pm – […]

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Trades Union Congress – Decent Jobs Week: York street stall

Trades Union Congress – Decent Jobs Week: York street stall. Come and join us this Saturday from 11:00am until 2:00pm in St Helen’s Square, York for further information about Decent Jobs Week.

UCATT members accept improved pay offer to end HTC crane dispute

Good news! After a 94% strike vote (on over 80% turnout) nearly 200 tower crane drivers took one day strike action at HTC Plant Ltd. and had a further 2 days planned. The second strike day was postponed when the company came back to the negotiating table. HTC and UCATT settled the dispute with a 3 […]

December Delegates’ Meeting

The December meeting for York TUC delegates is taking place next Wednesday, the 10th December. Branches are reminded that as the AGM will be in March, December’s meeting will also be the deadline for any rule change submissions to be voted on at the next AGM. If approved, these will be incorporated into the rule […]

Stagecoach/Virgin to run East Coast

Despite the campaign York TUC supported to Keep East Coast Public it seems the government has gifted the profitable public service to Stagecoach and Virgin. More details reported by BBC News.