A gag by any other name...

A gag by any other name....

The 'Transparency of Lobbying, non-Party Campaigning, and Trade Union Administration Bill' will be debated during the largest democratic organisation in the UK's (the TUC) Congress this week. This is no coincidence and speaks volumes about the real intent of what is more readily being

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The price of Justice - £1,200

The 29th July saw fees introduced into the Employment Tribunal (ET) and Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT).The new structure involves payment of an issue fee when the claim is submitted and a hearing fee which would be paid prior to the full merits hearing. This is a response to employer lobbying for the

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TUC and NUS sign new campaigning partnership

date: 29 August 2013

embargo: For immediate release

The TUC and the NUS will today (Thursday) sign a new campaigning partnership which will form the basis of joint working between the trade union and student movements over the next year and beyond.

The partnership will be signed at Congress House for

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TUC Organising Academy Programme 2013-14

The Organising Academy offers unions a range of short and long courses which are designed to directly meet the needs of staff to organise and campaign. We also understand that unions may wish to develop their staff and executives in organising, campaigning or leadership around specific areas that

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