national rail strike


ASLEF train drivers from Avanti West Coast and West Midlands Trains took strike action locally on Saturday 3 February as part of another week of national action. Action on Mon […]

Protect the right to strike


The Tories’ Minimum Service Levels legislation will mean that when workers lawfully vote to strike, they could be forced to attend work – and sacked if they don’t comply.

UNITE wins strike at ArcelorMittal


After 34 days of strikes management agreed to new pay talks at ArcelorMittal (Wednesfield) and (15-12-23) voted to accept a new backdated two year pay deal.

December 2023


Secretary’s Report + Wolverhampton Strike News ——————— Protect the Right to Strike: National TUC march and rally Saturday, January 27, 12noon Montpellier Gdns, Cheltenham decision to book a coach to […]

Black History talk


Labour resistance to conditions of abject poverty found in rural Jamaica 100 years after Emancipation.

University strikes


UCU had to re-ballot to continue with further strike action over pay & conditions, but despite a 68% vote for continued strike action in November, the turnout fell just short […]

Stop Telford Arms Fair


Stop SDSC-UK, a coalition of groups from Quakers, CAAT, XR, STWC and others is planning resistance, particularly on the second day of the fair, Thursday November 2nd; details