Events

Forthcoming events hosted or supported by the TUCG include:

Scottish TUC - Tuesday 16 April, 1pm

Workers' Rights After the General Election

Chair: Justine Mercer (President, UCU)
Speakers: Colin Brown (EC member for Scotland, FBU)
Fran Heathcote (General Secretary, PCS)
Mick Lynch (General Secretary, RMT)
Sarah Woolley (General Secretary, BFAWU)



The World Transformed 2023

What would workers' rights look like 
under a future Labour Governemnt?

Tuesday 10  October, 6.30pm, Black-E studio

Chair: Tania Bassett (NAPO)

With John McDonnell MP, Paul Fleming (Equity), Fran Heathcote (PCS), 
Ian Hodson (BFAWU) and Sasha Josette (Zero Hours Justice).




TUC Women’s Conference 2023 Fringe

THURSDAY 9 MARCH

TACKLING MISOGYNY – THE ROLE OF TRADE UNIONS

1pm, 5th Floor Council Chamber, Congress House, Gt Russell St

With Janet Farrar (President UCU, Chair), 
Louise Atkinson (President, NEU), 
Sarah Woolley (GS, BFAWU)
Jackie Marshall (POA), 
and Natasha Hirst (NUJ)

TUC Congress 2022 Fringe

TUESDAY 19 OCTOBER

STRIKING BACK TOGETHER – WHY RISING INFLATION IS NO REASON TO DENY WORKERS A DECENT PAY RISE

12.45, Fecamp Lounge, Old Ship Hotel, Brighton

With John McDonnell MP, Ann Pettifor (economist), Steve Gillan (POA), 
Eddie Dempsey (RMT), Mark Serwotka (PCS)

STUC 2022 Fringe

MONDAY 25 APRIL

PAY PENSIONS AND THE COST OF LIVING

12.45 Arran Suite Douglas Hotel, Aberdeen.


Chair: Sarah Woolley (BFAWU

Labour Party Conference 2021 Fringe

MONDAY 27 SEPTEMBER

FAIR PAY FOR KEY WORKERS

5.30m – Tudor Room, Old Ship Hotel, Brighton

 

Speakers: Rebecca Long Bailey MP, John McDonnell MP
Bell Ribeiro-Addy MP, Graham Revie (RCN), Matt Wrack (FBU)
Kevin Courtney (NEU), Dr Jo Grady (UCU),
Steve Gillan (POA), Ian Hodson (BFAWU)
Chair: Sarah Woolley (BFAWU

TUC 2021 – TUCG FRINGE EVENTS

MONDAY 13th SEPTEMBER

Register here:
https://www.tuc.org.uk/CongressFringe2021#Fighting2

Register here:

https://www.tuc.org.uk/CongressFringe2021#Stop

TUESDAY 14th SEPTEMBER

Register here: https://www.tuc.org.uk/CongressFringe2021#Climate2

Wednesday 1 March 2021

Women’s TUC Conference fringe:

COVID-19. Women and Work – Organising to meet new challenges

A discussion of how the new ways of working during COVID-19 (and beyond?) impact on women in particular and pose new challenges for trade union organising.

Chair: Tania Bassett (national official, NAPO)

 

Speakers: Mary Bousted (joint general secretary, National Education Union) Jo Grady (general secretary, University and College Union) Sarah Woolley (general secretary, Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union)

 

Registration link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/covid-19-women-and-work-organising-to-meet-new-challenges-tickets-142083247819

Sunday 20 September 2020

Labour Party Virtual Fringe

Stepping up the Opposition – Organising for the Future of Jobs and Services

5.00-6.00pm

Apsana Begum MP

Rebecca Long-Bailey MP

John McDonnell MP

Steve Gillan (POA)

Ian Hodson (BFAWU)

Chair: Amanda Martin (NEU)

 

Register here for free

Thursday 9 March 2020

Women’s TUC Congress Fringe

Fighting for Equal Pay in 2020

1-2pm, Council Chamber,
Congress House, Gt Russell St

Michelle Stanistreet (NUJ)

Michelle Rogers (RMT)

Jackie Marshall (POA)

Fran Heathcote (PCS)

Tuesday 24 September 2019

Labour Party Conference Fringe 2019

Getting Election-Ready: Developing a Radical Alternative for Workplaces and Communities

5.45pm, Tudor Room Old Ship Hotel, Brighton.

Speakers: Rebecca Long Bailey MP, John McDonnell MP (tbc), Laura Pidcock MP, Kevin Courtney (NEU), Jo Grady (UCU), Ian Hodson (BFAWU), Mark Setwotka (PCS) and Matt Wrack (FBU).