Leicester Socialist Workers Party

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TUSC plans People’s Budget meeting in City

The Trade Union and Socialist Coalition (TUSC) in Leicester have initiated a meeting to decide on a ‘Leicester People’s Budget’ on Saturday 25 October, 10am-4pm at Bishop Street Methodist Church. Councillor Wayne Naylor, … Continue reading

Sep 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Everybodys Reading – 100 years of The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists

Leicester celebrates 100 years of the book ‘The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists’, as part of the ‘Everybody’s Reading’ festival. Come and find out why this excellent book still inspires great passion and … Continue reading

Sep 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Firefighters’ strike has Tories rattled

Firefighters in England and Wales have continued their strikes in an ongoing row over the theft of their pensions by the Tories. Strikes took place for two or four hours every day between … Continue reading

Aug 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Public Meeting – Is the Future Green? Socialism and the Environment

The SWP’s Martin Empson, author of “Land and Labour, Marxism, Ecology and Human History“, treasurer of the Campaign Against Climate Change’s Trade Union group and one of the initiators of … Continue reading

Aug 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Leicester shows solidarity with Palestine against Israeli Apartheid

Around 300 people attended a vigil for Palestine at the Clock Tower, Leicester, today. Hasidic Jews stood with Muslims and people from all walks of life to protest against the … Continue reading

Aug 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Workers strike back at bullying Argos

Workers at Argos distribution sites have embarked on a week long strike against long hours, weekend working, excessive targets and bullying management. All shifts at the Magna Park site have … Continue reading

Jul 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

SWP Meeting – How Can Palestine be Free?

Meeting ‘How Can Palestine be Free’ – 7pm on Wednesday 23 July at the African Caribbean Centre, Maidstone Road, Leicester. All welcome.

Jul 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Strike Rally Loud and Confident

Around 1500 people attended a Leicester march and rally in support of the public sector strikes on 10 July. There was a mood of confidence, and real anger at the … Continue reading

Jul 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

On Strike for Fair Pay – 10th July March and Rally Details Announced

Details for the march and rally in Leicester on 10 July have been announced and are as follows: 11.30am Assemble outside the NUT and Unison offices at Pilot House, 41 King … Continue reading

Jul 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

TUSC Public Meeting next Monday

TUSC (Trade Union and Socialist Coalition) are holding a public meeting next Monday 7 July, 7pm at the Town Hall, Leicester to discuss how we can fight the 2015 general … Continue reading

Jul 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

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