Author Archives: Tom Woodcock

About Tom Woodcock

Trades Council Secretary

Public Meeting to Stop the Trade Union Bill

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Cambridge and the Miners’ Strike of 1984-85

A commemorative  booklet illustrated in colour recording a remarkable year in Cambridge’s history published by Anglia Ruskin University Labour History Research Unit and Cambridge and District Trades Council on satin paper with a chronology of key events.  Thirty years later, … Continue reading

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Strike and Protest against Closure of Tax Advice Centre

Strike and Protest against Closure of Tax Advice Centre

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Victory for Anti-Fascists

We held a fantastic celebration of diversity and multiculturalism in Cambridge on Saturday. Local trade unions were at the heart of the mobilisation that united with community, faith groups, political organisations, cultural organisations and other campaigns.  There were hundreds of local trade union members … Continue reading

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Trades Council Launch campaign for a Peoples Budget

On Saturday the Cambridge and District Trades Council launched a campaign for an alternative, ‘people’s budget’.  Members from local trade unions presented a budget that puts people’s interests before those of bankers, millionaires’ and big business. They also  asked for … Continue reading

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No Rural Bus Cuts

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