Friday November 22, 2019
For the road ahead

News Archive

Welcome to the archived news page of the United Road Transport Union.

If you have any news stories that would be of interest to other URTU members, please contact the URTU newsdesk on 0161 486 2103 or contact here.


Union Learning Conference 2020
14/10/2019
URTU Learning will be holding its Annual Conference on 27 March 2020 in Nottingham.

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Training Courses 2020
14/10/2019
Your Union is running training courses for Shop Stewards, Health & Safety Reps and Union Learning Reps throughout 2020.

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URTU Learning Receive Award for Learning Partnership
26/9/2019
URTU has received a prestigious award at Stafford College's annual Celebration Awards for outstanding support towards our apprenticeship training programme.

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Workers shouldn't have to wait until Christmas for another public holiday
23/9/2019
Unions are calling on the government to create four new public holidays, including at least one between August and Christmas.

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Trade union members to support climate action
20/9/2019
Trade unions members across the UK will today take part in workplace actions in support of the climate change protests taking place across the world.

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Union Reps Survey
18/9/2019
The TUC is undertaking a major piece of research into the role of union reps in the modern workforce and has launched a UK-wide survey aimed at our union reps.

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Britain at risk of slipping back to 19th century working conditions
5/9/2019
Britain risks slipping back to 19th century working conditions, warns in a new report published today.

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Union Learning Representative Stage One course
4/9/2019
Our Union is running a Union Learning Representative Stage One course from the 14 - 18 October at Ruskin College, Oxford. This course has been designed for Union Learning Representatives (ULR) to understand their role within their workplace.

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Show Racism the Red Card
3/9/2019
Each October Show Racism the Red Card holds its annual Wear Red Day.

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Union Learning Conference 2020
2/9/2019
URTU Learning will be holding its Annual Conference on the 27 March 2020 in Nottingham.

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