TRADE unionists in Sheffield threw their weight yesterday behind a protest against the sacking of a leading activist through compulsory redundancy.
Phil Turner, a well-known NUJ member at local and national level, worked at the Rotherham Advertiser, where he has been the union’s...
Thursday 28th May 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
GENERAL union GMB has launched a fund to back Sheffield workers in an eight-month dispute in which two shop stewards have been sacked.
GMB launched strikes after senior managers at council contractor The Green Co — all members of the union — were sacked following their...
Friday 1st May 2015
by Faye Lipson
Friday 17th Apr 2015
posted by Faye Lipson in Features
SHEFFIELD campaigners continued their “banner drop” action yesterday against local MP and Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg for his support for the privatisation of the NHS.Protesters in Mr Clegg’s Sheffield Hallam constituency highlighted his backing for the...
Thursday 16th Apr 2015
Former chief superintendent David Duckenfield in charge of stadium admits lack of experience in vital role
Wednesday 11th Mar 2015
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
Deputy PM faces flash occupation reminder of tuition fees U-turn, by Joana Ramiro and Peter Lazenby
Thursday 5th Mar 2015
Tuesday 27th Jan 2015
1 million voters fall off electoral roll after Con-Dems introduce individual registration
Saturday 17th Jan 2015
posted by Richard Bagley in Britain
Movie star Sylvester Stallone will face a demonstration by Palestine supporters when he visits Sheffield in Yorkshire this month.
Stallone is on a speaking tour about his life and career and appears at Sheffield City Hall on Sunday January 25.
Sheffield Palestine Solidarity...
Monday 12th Jan 2015