Northern TUC Regional Campaign Plan 2013-2015

The Northern TUC enjoys the benefit of well organised, cohesive, broad and deep engagement from a wide range of trade unions in the north east and Cumbria.

The Regional Campaign Plan seeks, as well as supporting workers in struggle wherever it is practicable to do so, to enable trade unions to

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Rep Awards 2013 - Shop Steward Award

Andy Holcombe receiving award

Andy Holcombe receiving his award from Frances O'Grady, TUC General Secretary, and Nick Seymour of Thompsons Solicitors. Picture by Paul Glendell.

Andy Holcombe, a fees and funding officer and UNISON rep, who led a successful year-long union campaign against the introduction of local pay at Exeter

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Regional Report from Northern TUC and unionlearn - 23 May 2013

In this issue:

Public Services Alliance

It's been a busy couple of months for the local PSA coalitions as the government's programme of public service reform continues apace.

A number of rallies and events have taken place throughout the region. In Middlesbrough, Over 500 people

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Rep Awards 2013

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The GMB campaign group. Picture by David Morrison.

Cleaners, porters and domestic workers fighting a campaign against bullying, harassment, bribery and corruption at a Swindon hospital were recognised in the 2013 rep awards.

Around 150 GMB members employed by Carillion at the town's Great Western Hospital have taken 21 days

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