The collection contains documents concerning employment legislation and the affiliation of unions to the FITU.
Federation of Independent Trade Unions (FITU)
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 FIU
- Dates of Creation1974
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 box
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Federation of Independent Trade Unions was formed in 1973 as the Federation of Registered Trade Unions, changing its name in May 1974. It aimed to represent the interests of members of trade unions which were not affiliated to the Trades Union Congress. The driving force behind its formation was the Union of Sales, Technical Representatives and Agents and its General Secretary, Jack Ogden.
This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/using/
These records were given to the Centre by Jack Ogden in June 1974.
Other Finding Aids
Link to full catalogue: http://mrc-catalogue.warwick.ac.uk/records/FIU