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County Durham Socialist Clothing Bank

The following motion was passed at the last meeting of the Northern TUC. This is fantastic news.

Motion to the Northern TUC:

In support for the County Durham Socialist Clothing Bank…

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Notoriously Militant

Joint event with the People’s Bookshop: Sheila Cohen – ‘Notoriously Militant: The Story of a Union Branch at Ford Dagenham’

Dear Comrades

I wanted to let you know about a great little event that we are organising at the the People’s Bookshop in Durham. 587 more words

Court Cases, Chaos and Soaring Debt As Council Tax Reform Unravels

The shambolic postcode lottery which has emerged after reforms to Council Tax Benefit is creating chaos for Local Authorities and driving some people into desperate poverty. 769 more words

Poverty

Orgreave Truth and Justice Campaign

Unite Community members joined other Trade Unionists yesterday to demonstrate against the slow progress being made by the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC), who have taken two years to carry out a scoping exercise. 44 more words

Last week, sandwich company Greencore hit the headlines by flying executives to Hungary on a mission to recruit staff for their new factory in Northampton claiming that they were unable to fill vacancies locally, even though there are 7,800 jobless in the town. 1,076 more words

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Unite Community Regional Day

What an amazing day!! It was well organised, informative, fun and inspirational!

   

Unite/Community is 3 years old. Last September Yorkshire and Humberside and North East Region had 480 members. 395 more words