NEC Elections Results Analysis

Overall, candidates supported by UCU Left did well in the recent NEC elections and the results leave us strengthened at national level. Despite unfortunately not winning the Vice-President (FE) post (Loraine Monk won just over 45 percent to Robin Goodfellow’s …

UCU Left Conference Report

A lively and well-attended UCU Left Conference took place on 9th November 2013 shortly after the 31st October strike united action across HE.

The success of the strike, which involved UCU, UNITE & UNISON, set the tone for …

UCU Left National Conference

Building the fight back in post-16 education

Flyer online here.

A conference for all UCU activists. Speakers from other unions fighting austerity and from current campaigns.

Sessions on organising action and solidarity in our pay campaigns, campaigning against zero-hours …

Election Results

The election results for national officers and NEC seats show that we have done encouragingly well overall. Liz Lawrence’s victory in  winning the Vice Presidential post is outstanding.

Taken together with the outcome of last week’s HE special sector conference, …

Union finance debate on the National Executive

General Secretary, supported by the ‘Independent Broad Left’, calls for up to 27% cut in costs from UCU staffing, and an end to Annual National Congress and Conferences

On Friday 25th January, after the General Secretary had publicised the …

Help build a democratic and fighting UCU

UCU Left supported candidates in the forthcoming NEC and National Officer elections (Vice President and Treasurer) need your support.

Can you make an online donation to help fund the production and distribution of campaign material?

Even small donations can help …