Category Archives: Trade Unions

Camp Frack 2 Makes Big Splash in the Rain!

“Not a great turnout due to weather, but we all had a great time, and I’m sure some good stuff will come out of it in the next few months. I’m getting a really good buzz about it, rather like the anti-roads … Continue reading

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Greater Manchester MAY DAY March & Rally

Organised jointly by Greater Manchester Association of Trades Union Councils & Manchester & Salford Trades Union Councils. Let’s make this the biggest and loudest May Day event we’ve had in Greater Manchester for many a year! Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/548537061857654/

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Support the PCS Strike on Budget Day

The PCS has voted to take strike action over pensions and pay this Wednesday. At the same time, George Osborne will be announcing another round of austerity measures in the annual Budget. PCS General Secretary Mark Serwotka said: “This is … Continue reading

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When Are They Gonna Learn? (Fracking Hell!)

A story by REAF (Ribble Estuary Against Fracking) as told by Southport Band The End. We also hope The End will be performing at Camp Frack 2 on the weeknd of the 10th, 11th & 12th May at Mere Brow, … Continue reading

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Temperature Rises in Greater Manchester Campaign to Save OUR NHS!

Here’s a report and some video footage from the Greater Manchester Health Emergency Summit which took place on Saturday 16th February at the Friends’ Meeting House in central Manchester. There is an excellent report of the Conference by Bernadatte Hyland … Continue reading

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Camp Frack 2 – No to Fracking – Yes to One Million Climate Jobs – 10th/11th/12th May

Confirmed on Friday, Camp Frack 2 will take place on the weekend of the 10th/11th & 12th May at a ten acre site adjacent to the Leisure Lakes Complex at Mere Brow near Tarleton, Lancashire (between Preston & Southport). PLEASE … Continue reading

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Greater Manchester Health Emergency – Unite to Save Our NHS!

* Up to five local A&E units across Greater Manchester are under threat of closure or downgrading under the proposed “Healthier Together Review” of how local NHS services are provided and, or as a result of other cutbacks, or alleged … Continue reading

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