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Trades Union Congress

the major association of British trade unions, which includes all the larger unions
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The TUC also became part of the fabric of British political life, consulted by governments on policy and leading opposition to any attempts to undermine the rights and living standards of working people.
North Tyneside TUC has the backing of the Regional Trades Union Congress for a 'no' vote in the referendum and we plan to run a campaign of leafleting, and public meetings in the run-up to the vote in May 2016, we urge all those who share our views to contact us.
In the latest chapter of a suit launched in June 2012, TUC was found to have directly infringed Isola patent no.
The Wales TUC is the largest democratic membership organisation in Wales, representing 52 unions with around 400,000 members in occupations ranging from engineering and cleaning to teaching and midwifery, spanning the public, private and voluntary sectors.
Union leaders, meeting under the TUC banner Britain Needs a Pay Rise, will say that wages have fallen in real terms every year since 2010 when the Tory-led Coalition came in.
The TUC says the group most ected by working extra hours are aged 40 to 50.
A Wales TUC analysis of official figures from the House of Commons Library shows that at 23%, Wales has a higher share of workers paid below the Living Wage than any other UK nation or region.
He said: "The TUC - and its family of unions - represent almost 6m people.
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General secretary Brendan Barber told the TUC's executive committee of his decision, which will enable the election of his successor to take place at this year's TUC Congress in September.
The employment rights of millions of workers will be hit under Government plans to extend the qualifying period for protection against unfair dismissal, the TUC has warned.
ONE in three youngsters on work experience are given tasks for which they should be paid, a TUC report out today reveals.