Save Our Steel

Community is running a major national campaign seeking support for the UK steel industry. ‘Save our Steel’ is a campaign that brings together union members, community groups & local businesses from across the country.

Our campaign

This campaign is not just about steelworkers. Without a vibrant steel industry we will not have vibrant manufacturing and construction industries. Steel is a vital foundation industry on which the UK economy is built.

Communities across the UK have steel at their heart. The steel industry has provided peace of mind to generations of steelworkers and their families. But now the industry is under threat.

Community, the steelworkers’ union, is campaigning to Save our Steel.

Click here to view and download a copy of the July 2019 steel brief.

Click here for a downloadable poster that you can display to support our campaign.

Below you can find the latest news about our campaign:



Related News

Why the steel industry needs support today
Alasdair McDiarmid - April 8th, 2021 | Reading Time: 2 minutes
The struggles the UK steel industry faces today are not known by everyone, but they are comprehensive. In recent history, the steel industry has been [...]
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The case for intervention at Liberty Steel
Alasdair McDiarmid - March 29th, 2021 | Reading Time: 2 minutes
Our government must decide whether they want a steel industry in this country long-term. If the answer is yes, then we need government to support [...]
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Statement on Liberty Steel bailout
Community - March 29th, 2021 | Reading Time: < 1 minute
Across Liberty Steel UK the local management and trade union representatives are working tirelessly to find a way through this difficult period.
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An update on Liberty Steel Dalzell
Community - March 25th, 2021 | Reading Time: 2 minutes
Yesterday, the Cabinet Secretary for Rural Economy and Tourism Fergus Ewing made a speech to the Scottish Parliament on the implications of the administration of [...]
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UK steel industry could expand in transition to Zero Carbon future, report reveals
Community - March 17th, 2021 | Reading Time: 4 minutes
The decarbonisation of the steel industry provides Britain with an opportunity to stimulate domestic production and take a lead in the new Green Industrial Revolution [...]
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Statement from the National Trade Union Steel Coordinating Committee
Community - March 9th, 2021 | Reading Time: 2 minutes
Meeting with Sanjeev Gupta 9th March The news that Greensill has filed for administration, and the speculation about what this means for Liberty Steel, is extremely [...]
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Steel industry, unions, and cross-party MPs call for ambitious green plan for sector to support levelling up and deliver a net zero future
Community - February 16th, 2021 | Reading Time: 5 minutes
New report, welcomed by Ed Miliband and Miriam Cates, argues bold action is needed in the year of COP26 to make the UK a world-leading clean [...]
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Extension of UK steel safeguards
Community - February 9th, 2021 | Reading Time: 5 minutes
The three ‘steel unions’ Community, Unite and GMB have come together to call for the extension of the steel safeguards beyond 30th June 2021. The following [...]
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Automation in the workplace: a member story
Community - February 3rd, 2021 | Reading Time: 2 minutes
We talk to Andy Campbell, Traffic Controller for British Steel about how training and qualifications have made him more confident about moving onto other industries [...]
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“Slow-motion traffic accident” for jobs and living standards imminent in industrial towns, report warns
Community - February 2nd, 2021 | Reading Time: 3 minutes
A report released today warned that a combination of Covid-19, globalisation, technological and climate change is creating a “slow-motion traffic accident” for jobs and living [...]
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