Events

Manchester TUC’s full council meetings are held at 7pm on the third Wednesday of every month at the Mechanics Institute, 103 Princess Street, Manchester, M1 6DD (entrance on Major Street). The formal business is normally complete by 7:30pm and the meeting continues until 9pm as a discussion or training on a particular topic, open to the public.

Dates for 2020 are 15 January, 19 February, 18 March, 15 April, 20 May, 17 June, 16 July, 19 August (subject to change), 16 September, 21 October, 18 November and 23 December.

Manchester TUC Executive Committee meets at 6:30pm on the first Wednesday of every month at the Mechanics Institute, 103 Princess Street, Manchester, M1 6DD (entrance on Major Street).

Dates for 2020 are 8 January, 5 February, 4 March, 1 April, 6 May, 3 June, 1 July, 5 August, 2 September, 7 October, 4 November and 2 December.

Manchester TUC sends out weekly emails listing meetings, pickets, demonstrations and other events in the area. If you want to be added to the email list please enter your email address here.

Manchester TUC organises the city’s annual May Day Festival, which has its own Facebook page.

MTUC maintains two public calendars which you can add to your own calendar application (e.g. Outlook, Google Calendar):

  • Use https://calendar.google.com/calendar/ical/secmtuc%40gmail.com/public/basic.ics to add the calendar of MTUC’s own events
  • Use https://calendar.google.com/calendar/ical/0gacia4hq2b7utpngf88vd5khs%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic.ics to add the calendar of other movement events

Other dates for the trades councils and TUC structures are:

  • Saturday 8 February 2020: NWTUC Trades Councils AGM
  • 22 February 2020: GMATUC delegates meeting
  • Tuesday 3 March 2020: NWTUC Executive Group
  • 4-6 March 2020: TUC Women’s Conference
  • 21-22 March 2020: TUC Young Workers’ Conference
  • 19 April 2020: GMATUC delegates meeting
  • Saturday 28 March 2020: NWTUC Annual Conference, Southport
  • 25-26 April: TUC Black Workers’ Conference
  • Tuesday 5 May 2020: NWTUC Executive Group
  • 21-22 May 2020: TUC Disabled Workers’ Conference
  • 6 June 2020: NWTUC Regional Council
  • 13-14 June 2020: National trades councils conference
  • 20 June 2020: GMATUC EC meeting
  • 25-26 June 2020: TUC LGBT+ Conference
  • Tuesday 7 July 2020: NWTUC Executive Group
  • 18 July 2020: GMATUC delegates meeting
  • Tuesday 1 September 2020: NWTUC Executive Group
  • Saturday 12 September 2020: NWTUC Regional Council
  • 12 September 2020: GMATUC EC meeting
  • 13-16 September 2020: TUC Congress
  • 10 October 2020: GMATUC delegates meeting
  • Tuesday 1 November 2020: NWTUC Executive Group
  • 21 November 2020: GMATUC EC meeting
  • 9 January 2021: GMATUC delegates meeting
  • Saturday 16 January 2021: NWTUC Regional Council
  • Tuesday 26 January 2021: NWTUC Executive Group
  • 20 February 2021: GMATUC AGM