Category: Steel

Statement on Sheffield Forgemasters
Community - July 28th, 2021
The Ministry of Defence has today confirmed the acquisition of Sheffield Forgemasters International Limited, with a further investment of £400m over the next ten years. [...]
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It’s time for a reshoring revolution
Community - July 4th, 2021
In her first major intervention since coming into post Labour's Shadow Chancellor Rachel Reeves has pledged to make, buy and sell more in Britain under [...]
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Liberty steel to submit plans to industry experts
Community - July 2nd, 2021
Statement from the National Trade Union Steel Coordinating Committee As we know Liberty have announced plans to sell Stocksbridge and its downstream operations and focus [...]
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Victory on steel safeguards
Community - July 1st, 2021
The government has announced that they have reversed course on the removal of Britain's steel safeguards. Roy Rickhuss CBE, General Secretary of Community, says: “The [...]
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Greener steel for a cleaner planet
Kate Dearden - June 17th, 2021
At the G7 Conference last weekend, climate change was high on the agenda.   The G7 leaders reaffirmed their commitment to net zero carbon emissions by 2050, [...]
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TRA decision threatens the very future of our steel industry
Community - June 11th, 2021
The TRA (Trade Remedies Authority) has today made its final recommendations to the Secretary of State for International Trade on the extension of the steel [...]
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Shadow Minister calls for steel industry safeguards 
Community - June 8th, 2021
Speaking on a visit today, Shadow Business Minister Seema Malhotra today reaffirmed their commitment to Britain's steel and called for “long-term plan to support Britain's [...]
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For the planet and for Wales, green steel is the future
Abbey Gutteridge - May 27th, 2021
As a young person living in the Rhymney valley, I know how important the steel industry is to Wales. Generations of families have made high [...]
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“We need leadership” – Industry calls for action to save British steel
Community - May 25th, 2021
Speaking to the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee today, leading figures of the steel industry called for leadership from the government and employers to [...]
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National Trade Union Steel Coordinating Committee statement on Liberty Steel
Community - May 24th, 2021
Responding to the news that Liberty Steel Group intends to sell Stocksbridge and its downstream plants, the narrow strip mill at Brinsworth and Performance Steels [...]
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