Socialist Appeal - British section of the International Marxist Tendency: the Marxist voice of labour and youth.
ASLEF
Associated Society of Locomotive Engineers and Firemen

Membership 
male 15,906 female 576 total 16,482
 www.aslef.org.uk

ATL

Association of Teachers and Lecturers
 www.atl.org.uk
Membership 
m 30,416 f 87,621 total 118,037

BECTU
Broadcasting, Entertainment, Cinematograph and Theatre Union
Membership 
m 18,148 f 8,395 total 26,543

 www.bectu.org.uk

BFAWU
Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union
 www.bfawu.org

Community

ex ISTC (steel) and texile unions merger

Membership 
m 55,644 f 11,844 total 67,488
 www.community-tu.org

CWU
Communication Workers Union

Membership 
m 191,118 f 47,699 total 240,817
 www.cwu.org

EIS
Educational Institute of Scotland

Membership 
m 14,470 f 44,359 total 58,829
 www.eis.org.uk

Equity
Actors

Membership 
m 18,085 f 17,857 total 35,942
 www.equity.org.uk

FBU
Fire Brigades Union

Membership 
m 43,467 f 2,372 total 45,839
www.fbu.org.uk

GMB

General, Municipal and Boilermakers

Membership 
m 327,512 f 248,380 total 575,892
 www.gmb.org.uk

MU
Musicians' Union

Membership 
m 23,289 f 8,352 total 32,461

 www.musiciansunion.org.uk

NASUWT
National Association of Schoolmasters Union of Women Teachers

Membership 
m 73,867 f 177,896 total 251,763
 www.teachersunion.org.uk

NUJ
National Union of Journalists

Membership 
m 18,600 f 12,400 total 31,000
 www.nuj.org.uk

NUT
National Union of Teachers

Membership 
m 64,878 f 205,558 total 270,436
 www.teachers.org.uk

PCS
Public and Commercial Services Union
Membership 
m 123,810 f 186,686 total total 311,274

 www.pcs.org.uk

POA
Prison Officers' Association
Membership 

m 26,684 f 9,088 total 35,772

www.poauk.org.uk

Prospect

Managerial and professional

Membership 
m 79,695 f 21,837 total 101,532
 www.prospect.org.uk

RMT
National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers

Membership 
m 65,952 f 8,587 total 74,539
 ww.rmt.org.uk

TSSA
Transport Salaried Staffs' Association

(railways/transport)

Membership 
m 20,835 f 8,396 total 29,231
 www.tssa.org.uk

TRADES UNION CONGRESS

www.tuc.org.uk

represents 59 unions with nearly 6.5m members

UCATT
Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians

Membership 
m 125,599 f 3,315 total 128,914
 www.ucatt.org.uk

UCU
University and College Union

Membership 
m 61,283 f 54,124  total 117,804
 www.ucu.org.uk

UNISON

Local government

Membership 
m 398,644 f 944,356 total 1,343,000
 www.unison.org.uk

Unite
Merger of Amicus (engineering) and TGWU (transport and general)

Membership 
m 1,508,318 f 433,292 total 1,941,610

 www.unitetheunion.org.uk

USDAW
Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers

Membership 
m 143,935 f 197,356 total 341,291
 www.usdaw.org.uk

ASLEF
Associated Society of Locomotive Engineers and Firemen

Membership 
male 15,906 female 576 total 16,482
 www.aslef.org.uk

ATL

Association of Teachers and Lecturers
 www.atl.org.uk
Membership 
m 30,416 f 87,621 total 118,037

BECTU
Broadcasting, Entertainment, Cinematograph and Theatre Union
Membership 
m 18,148 f 8,395 total 26,543

 www.bectu.org.uk

BFAWU
Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union
 www.bfawu.org

Community

ex ISTC (steel) and texile unions merger

Membership 
m 55,644 f 11,844 total 67,488
 www.community-tu.org

CWU
Communication Workers Union

Membership 
m 191,118 f 47,699 total 240,817
 www.cwu.org

EIS
Educational Institute of Scotland

Membership 
m 14,470 f 44,359 total 58,829
 www.eis.org.uk

Equity
Actors

Membership 
m 18,085 f 17,857 total 35,942
 www.equity.org.uk

FBU
Fire Brigades Union

Membership 
m 43,467 f 2,372 total 45,839
www.fbu.org.uk

GMB

General, Municipal and Boilermakers

Membership 
m 327,512 f 248,380 total 575,892
 www.gmb.org.uk

MU
Musicians' Union

Membership 
m 23,289 f 8,352 total 32,461

 www.musiciansunion.org.uk

NASUWT
National Association of Schoolmasters Union of Women Teachers

Membership 
m 73,867 f 177,896 total 251,763
 www.teachersunion.org.uk

NUJ
National Union of Journalists

Membership 
m 18,600 f 12,400 total 31,000
 www.nuj.org.uk

NUT
National Union of Teachers

Membership 
m 64,878 f 205,558 total 270,436
 www.teachers.org.uk

PCS
Public and Commercial Services Union
Membership 
m 123,810 f 186,686 total total 311,274

 www.pcs.org.uk

POA
Prison Officers' Association
Membership 

m 26,684 f 9,088 total 35,772

www.poauk.org.uk

Prospect

Managerial and professional

Membership 
m 79,695 f 21,837 total 101,532
 www.prospect.org.uk

RMT
National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers

Membership 
m 65,952 f 8,587 total 74,539
 ww.rmt.org.uk

TSSA
Transport Salaried Staffs' Association

(railways/transport)

Membership 
m 20,835 f 8,396 total 29,231
 www.tssa.org.uk

TRADES UNION CONGRESS

www.tuc.org.uk

represents 59 unions with nearly 6.5m members

UCATT
Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians

Membership 
m 125,599 f 3,315 total 128,914
 www.ucatt.org.uk

UCU
University and College Union

Membership 
m 61,283 f 54,124  total 117,804
 www.ucu.org.uk

UNISON

Local government

Membership 
m 398,644 f 944,356 total 1,343,000
 www.unison.org.uk

Unite
Merger of Amicus (engineering) and TGWU (transport and general)

Membership 
m 1,508,318 f 433,292 total 1,941,610

 www.unitetheunion.org.uk

USDAW
Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers

Membership 
m 143,935 f 197,356 total 341,291
 www.usdaw.org.uk

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