Posted: 20th April 2022
The John Knight Memorial Award and Lecture
Nominations now open!
In memory of John Knight we are making an award of £1,000 to an individual, Trade Union Branch, group or organisation who have contributed to making a difference to the lives of people in the East Midlands on an issue of…
Posted: 20th April 2022
Chesterfield May Day 2022
Monday May 2nd… Get the date in you diary for the best May Day march and rally in the country.
We have a great line up of trade union speakers including Frances O’Grady General Secretary of the TUC, Daniel Kebede President of the National Education Union, and Dorothy Guerrero of…
Posted: 10th May 2021
Patrick Harvey known to all his work colleges and friends as Paddy passed away on Friday the 30th of April after a short illness,
Paddy was a Union man all his working life and even in retirement carried on as a Representative for the GMB fighting many cases for his union colleagues. Everyone who knew…
Posted: 3rd May 2021
Even though it was a rainy day GMB turned out to support Chesterfield TUC 2021 May Day March. The GMB C40 branch banner out for the first time since the Covid -19 lockdown,
This was a limited March due to the restrictions a lot shorter route and finishing in Queens park at the bandstand. Our…
Posted: 28th April 2021
May Day March and Protest Rally goes ahead
The famous Chesterfield May Day Parade will take place this year but with present restrictions there will be no Gala. Chesterfield usually hosts the most prestigious May Day Gala in the country and has been held every year since May Day became a Bank holiday in…
Posted: 27th April 2021
May Day 2021 is going ahead it will be a limited march but we need to show solidarity and get out there in numbers, Due to unforeseen circumstances the Banner bearers Patrick Harvey and Bob Gachagon are unavailable so we need 2 volunteers to carry our banner,
Also because of the regulations the march is…
Posted: 8th February 2021
Derbyshire Unemployed Workers Centre has updated their website to make it smart phone friendly to get people the help they need with their benefits.
also on the website the contact details and times they can be contacted through out this pandemic.
Although we are closed for face to face…
Posted: 22nd February 2019
Anybody interested there is a PowerPoint presentation that was used at Leeds to acknowledge that we had spent the monies won on a new banner to promote Chesterfield C40 GMB Branch
Please contact Branch Secretary
Branch PowerPoint Presentation