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Concern over safety of Ledbury residents!

Southwark Trades Councils officers met this week and raised ongoing concerns with the safety and support for residents at Ledbury Tower blocks, on the Old Kent Rd, Southwark. We will be looking at the trade union resolution at the next … Continue reading

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Striking for £10per Hour!

Southwark Trades Council fully supports todays strike by workers of private contractor Aramark at Maudsley Hospital, Camberwell, where 175 GMB members voted to strike at four sites of South London and Maudsley NHS Trust (SLAM) in a pay dispute for £10 … Continue reading

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Stop the Youth Service cuts!

11/15/2015 PRESS RELEASE from Southwark Unison, Unite and GMB Southwark Council – 73% Cuts to Youth service – Bonfire of the youth service! Youth and play workers in Southwark are in a state of shock as Councillors propose to cut 73% … Continue reading

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Thousands March for Homes

Fantastic march which echoed the demands to challenge the housing crisis which starkly shows itself at the starting point of our South London meeting point. What do we want ‘RENT CONTROL‘ echoed from Elephant & Castle, down the Old kent … Continue reading

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March For Homes 31st Jan Noon

Southwark Trades Council is proud to be supporting the March for Homes on Saturday 31st January. We demand to solve the Housing Crisis Rent Controls Hands off council housing Stop demolition of quality council homes Affordable and secure homes for … Continue reading

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Westminster employment forum event – book now

Westminster Employment Forum Keynote SeminarDisability in the workplace – training, capability assessments and support withHelen John, Deputy Director, Disability and Work Opportunities, Department for Work and Pensions and Liz Sayce, Chief Executive, Disability Rights UKandDr John Canning, BMA; Beth Carruthers, … Continue reading

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This week’s events below but please attend the Southwark TUC meeting on Weds 17th at 7pm in room 13A Cator St

Cultural and Academic Boycott of Israel 7.30pm at 140 –142 Hartfield Road, London SW19 Talk with Jews for Boycotting Israeli Goods convenor Mike Cushman about why the boycot is important and deserves support. 8 WEDNESDAY 17   London’s Industrial Heritage … Continue reading

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