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Calling all PCS Young Members – attend the National Young Members Forum and join the fight back!

The PCS Young Members Forum is taking place on 19th & 20th September in Nottingham. The Forum is the network’s national annual event, where young members from across the country are invited to discuss the issues we facing today and … Continue reading

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Why we ought to continue to support Young LGBT workers

Steven Heyward, PCS Proud Secretary and South West Regional Convener, blogs on why its vital that LGBT and equality issues are at the heart of our youth campaigning. I often hear that because I am young, I don’t have to … Continue reading

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Support the 19th November Free-Education demonstration – support university workers and students in struggle.

We are acutely aware that many PCS members beginning their jobs or careers in the public sector will be saddled with debt from higher education. Others will have FE tuition bills to pay or will have been put off from … Continue reading

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PCS getting involved in TUC Young Workers Month

November is officially TUC Young Workers Month, where the affiliated trade unions are all putting on a range of events, campaigns and resources dedicated to getting young people involved in trade unionism. PCS has been at the forefront of getting … Continue reading

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Young Members at the TUC Report Back

Louise Hollingsworth, PCS National Young Members Vice-Chair reports back as the Young Member’s Observer to TUC Congress. Sunday 7th September The TUC conference this year was in Liverpool held in the BT conference centre by Albert dock. This conference is … Continue reading

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PCS National Young Members Update

The newly elected PCS National Young Members Committee (NYMC) had its first meeting in September to discuss organising young members across the country and how we can continue to recruit and develop young people in the trade union movement. Regional … Continue reading

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PCS National Young Members Committee condemns TUC support for unpaid work placements

The PCS National Young Members Committee condemn’s the TUC’s recent statement on “Traineeships”. At a time when across the UK, young people, activists and trade unionists are fighting back against unpaid work in all forms, the TUC signing a joint … Continue reading

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