Monthly Archives July 2016

Cleaners win living wage after longest strike in City of London

Some good news for these workers… but their fight goes on.


Follow this link for;

Top Shop Cleaners Petition Site

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Momentum Meeting – What next for Labour?- Weds 27 July 2016


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RIP Davey Hopper, Gen Sec of Durham Miners Association


PTUC are saddened to hear of the passing of David Hopper, General Secretary of the Durham Miner’s Association. This is especially poignant as the last “Big Meeting”, was just last weekend. And that one was probably one of its largest and greatest. David Hopper committed his life to the struggle for socialism and, in particular, the cause of miners and the mining communities of County Durham...

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National Union of Teachers Strike 5 July 2016

Solidarity greetings to our NUT comrades striking tomorrow.

The closest event to Peterborough is a march in Cambridge. This is starting at 11am from Donkey Common.

This is a link to the


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Orgreave Truth & Justice – Banners Held High (Film)

An evening with the Orgreave truth and justice campaign, Friday 29 July at Peterborough Central Library ,John Clare Theatre, 19:00.

£5 on the door, £3 concession (over 60s and unemployed).

With Banners Held High documentary film plus speakers.

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Peterborough Portuguese Festival – Sat 9 and Sun 10 July

portugal fest

PTUC will be enjoying the culture of Portugal and will have a stall here on the Sunday.

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