COVID-19 resources

On this page you’ll find all of the resources we have developed to support you through the COVID-19 crisis. Got an idea for a resource? Email rppu@community-tu.org

Coronavirus news updates

Anna Mowbray - September 28th, 2020 | Reading Time: 3 minutes
In September 2020 we ran our second lockdown survey.  We were really pleased that this survey had the greatest number of responses we’ve ever had [...]
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Community - September 24th, 2020 | Reading Time: 2 minutes
The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, today announced a plan for our economy for the coming months. This new ‘Winter Economic Plan’ comes following the imposition of [...]
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Community - September 24th, 2020 | Reading Time: 3 minutes
Roy Rickhuss and Ed Miliband penned a joint op ed for The Times about the future of the steel industry in the UK. You can [...]
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Community - September 23rd, 2020 | Reading Time: 2 minutes
Today, Community have written to the Prime Minister calling for urgent action to protect industries and save jobs. You can read our letter here: Dear [...]
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Christopher Knight - September 23rd, 2020 | Reading Time: 2 minutes
This week, Community NEC member and prison officer Chris Knight spoke at the key workers rally at Labour Party conference. You can read his speech [...]
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Jack Whiston - September 15th, 2020 | Reading Time: 2 minutes
Jack Whiston, Community rep at Church’s and young worker, spoke at TUC’s virtual 2020 congress on the motion ‘Preventing unemployment and building a better recovery.” [...]
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Steven McGurk - September 14th, 2020 | Reading Time: 2 minutes
This morning, Community NEC member Steven McGurk delivered a speech to TUC congress on the unequal impact of coronavirus on disabled people. You can read [...]
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Community - September 2nd, 2020 | Reading Time: 2 minutes
This year, despite the difficulties caused as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, Community have secured a significant pay rise for workers at Falck Fire [...]
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Community - August 18th, 2020 | Reading Time: 2 minutes
As a result of the coronavirus and resulting lockdown, those working for GeoAmey in Prison Escorts had their working days reduced to between two to [...]
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Community - August 18th, 2020 | Reading Time: 2 minutes
Yesterday, 17th August, applications opened for the second stage of the Self-Employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS). However, thousands of self-employed people will miss out on [...]
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