Bristol’s Housing Crisis

Homes for all

Bristol Trades Union Council will be in Bedminster to raise awareness about Bristol’s housing crisis and campaigning for secure and affordable housing for everyone. We’re pushing to stop rogue landlords ripping-off desperate renters and for housing prices to be affordable, so people can choose what type of home they’d like for their family, as well as choosing where to settle.

East Street, Bedminster

( close to British Heart Foundation )

Sat. 15th Dec. 2018
10:30 – 13:00

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Housing crisis

As property experts Zoopla declared Bristol as the second most expensive area to buy a property in the UK, Bristol Trades Union Council were out in the pouring rain on 15th December 2018 to raise awareness about the areas housing crisis and campaigning for secure and affordable housing for everyone.

Bristol TUC said that Bristol and South Gloucestershire are expensive places to live with typical house prices more than 10 times the average salary with high rents in the rental sector.

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There is power in the Union

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‘Solidarity & common sense’ wins Bristol SEDO solution

Bristol Trades Union Council sends a huge congratulations to the postal workers at Bristol South East delivery Office and the Bristol branch of the Communication Workers Union on their victory in getting the reinstatement of one of their members

Management had been brought to their senses after CWU members voted by an 86 per cent majority for industrial action in support of their colleague, who, they felt, had been treated unfairly by the company.

Full details can be found on by following this link ‘Solidarity & common sense’ wins Bristol SEDO solution

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Meet the Palestinian Ambassador in Bristol

Palestine Museum - Bristol

Friday 14th December
1.00pm until 4.00pm
At the Palestine Museum and Cultural Centre
27 Broad Street, Bristol BS1 2HG

Food and snacks will be available for purchase in the Resbite cafe on the ground floor
Why not go for lunch – cafe open from 11.00 am.
No booking required

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Save Our Post Office

Photos from December 1st Day of Action
Save Our Post Office
These are some of the photographs taken on the Bristol Communication Workers Union day of action to save Britain’s Post Offices. A full report of Bristol’s Day of Action can be found at Bristol’s day of action to Save Our Post Offices

More information about the CWU’s campaign can be found here save Our Post Office

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Save Our Post Office

We need YOU on the
December 1st Day of Action
Save Our Post Office
Assemble 12noon to 14:00 at
St. Peters Church, Castle Park
or meet us outside the Galleries entrance to the Post Office, Castle Gallery, Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3XX

The Communication Workers Union (CWU) is fighting to save our nation’s cherished Post Office network.

This campaign has recently been launched by the CWU in response to the bombshell announcement that 74 Crown offices are to be franchised (privatised) to high-street retailer WH Smith – a move which will impact some 800 jobs and drastically cut services to communities.

The CWU is fighting back, with a range of high-profile local and national campaign activities being planned over the next few months – particularly in the run-up to Christmas.

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