Trade unions are the oldest, largest, most democratic and most successful campaigning organisations in Britain.

Our Biennial General Council Meeting sets policy for campaigning for us. Click here to view our policies 2013 and 2015.

In between these meetings and in the normal course of our work we take up issues of concern to our affiliates and workers generally.

We make representations nationally and internationally on issues of mutual concern and provide campaigning support for affiliates.

There is much to campaign about these days as the 1% continue their theft from the 99%.

On the links on this page you will get an indication of the many concerns we are taking up and how you can support.

Our daily tweets and facebook also contain up to date information on campaigning.

The Choose youth campaign:

Hazards Magazine:

CLASS the Centre for Labour and Social Studies:

Hungry for Justice #FASTFOODRIGHTS :

GFTU on Twitter