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5 April 2017
The ballot in the Unite union general secretary and executive elections closes on 19 April with the Blairite challenger to Len McCluskey, Gerard Coyne, continuing to use the hated Sun newspaper to attack McCLuskey and Jeremy Corbyn
15 February 2017
Short reports on some of the latest trade union struggles. Unite the Union gears up for leadership elections, and issues an ultimatum to Ford
25 January 2017
For the Socialist Party, this election is a fundamental clash about the political and industrial strategy of the biggest union in the country
18 January 2017
Four Socialist Party members are standing on the United Left slate in the Unite executive elections that take place at the same time as the union's general secretary ballot
26 October 2016
More than 60 socialists with over 800 years of Labour Party membership between them, have signed a letter calling for their re-admittance to the Labour Party
12 October 2016
Tory minister Sajid Javid is permitting Caudrilla to drill wells to frack for gas at Preston New Road, Little Plumpton
4 October 2016
The Warrington Guardian yesterday carried a message from Kevin Bennett, a local TUSC spokesperson, Socialist Party member, and former Labour Party and later TUSC councillor
13 July 2016
The first two days of Unite the Union's biennial policy conference was dominated by the attempted Blairite coup in the Labour Party. General Secretary Len McCluskey in opening the conference attacked the Blairites and made it clear it was a political attack on Jeremy Corbyn.
10 May 2016
Following a tremendous campaign with huge support from local residents, TUSC Councillor Kevin Bennett missed out on re-election in Fairfield and Howley by a narrow margin. Polling 921 votes, Kevin was behind the third-placed Labour candidate in the three-seat ward by only 76 votes.
27 April 2016
Councillor Kevin Bennett and the TUSC team have been out every day in Warrington discussing with Fairfield and Howley residents about the upcoming elections. We having been getting a tremendous response on the doors for Kevin and our other five candidates in the town.
6 April 2016
A Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition (TUSC) councillor in Warrington, Cheshire, is calling on his local NHS trust not to implement the new junior doctors' contract.
31 March 2016
Warrington Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition (TUSC) councillor Kevin Bennett has called on Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust to refuse to impose the government's new forced contract on its junior doctors
9 March 2016
The TUSC steering committee has approved the first batch of candidates for 5th May.
1 March 2016
No cuts need to be made this year in Warrington, as alternative budget proposals from TUSC councillor Kevin Bennett proved
24 February 2016
Socialist Party regional conferences in the North West and Wales discuss last year's tumultuous events and look ahead to the year to come.
17 February 2016
Councillors in local government do have the power to resist the government cuts. The notion that 'there is nothing else we can do' is wrong.
29 October 2015
Warrington TUSC councillor Kevin Bennett has called on the town's Labour-controlled council to back Jeremy Corbyn's anti-austerity stance and vote against new cuts to council services.
8 July 2015
Trade unionists and anti-cuts activists in Scotland and North-West England held conferences to plan work with the Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition (TUSC).
1 July 2015
The Labour administration at Warrington Council has tried to stifle democratic debate.
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