UCATT blacklisting demonstration outside Atlanco Rimec in Northampton
UCATT General Secretary Steve Murphy joined UCATT Midlands Region Organisers and activists to demonstrate outside the Northampton offices of employment agency Atlanco Rimec last month after a TV programme in Denmark alleged that Atlanco Rimec was involved in the blacklisting of construction workers.
For more information see: http://www.ucatt.org.uk/ucatt-hold-anti-blacklisting-demonstration-northampton
UCATT Midlands Region Shows Racism the Red Card
UCATT is proud to support Show Racism the Red Card – the campaign that uses top footballers to educate against racism (http://www.srtrc.org/home).
UCATT Executive Council Chair Neil Vernon Shows Racism the Red Card
UCATT Midlands Regional Secretary Cheryl Pidgeon and Regional Organiser Stuart Baker joined hundreds of activists from across the trade union and labour movement in the Region to celebrate the achievements of the 800 women chainmakers from Cradley Health who in 1910 won their fight for the minimum wage for their sector. The Midlands TUC organises the annual festival that takes place in June.
Learning Week at Severnside
Following the recent signing of the new learning agreement at Severnside Housing, UCATT Regional Organisers Sharon Harding and Stuart Baker and UCATT Youth & Apprentices Organiser Keir Morrison took part in Learning Week activities at the organisation’s Shrewsbury offices.
“It provided us with an opportunity to tell the workforce and local community about the good work we are doing, and the close links that UCATT has with Severnside,” said Regional Organiser Stuart Baker.