EDUCATION RESOURCE – “A brief history of the RMT”

Circular No. ED/198/17

15th November 2017

To: All Branches & Regional Councils, Regional Organisers and Head Office Officers & Staff.

Dear Colleague

EDUCATION RESOURCE – “A brief history of the RMT”.

A new, and hopefully interesting education resource has been produced to primarily assist in the learning and understanding of our unions history and structure. Although designed to be used in sections for educational sessions the film can be viewed in its entirety.  

To view the film the following link will enable you to locate it on our website:

The film can also be downloaded at:

In addition, a short-animated film is also available at:

It is hoped these new education resources will bring a new refreshing way to look at our Unions key historical moments and structure.

I would add that it is extremely pleasing to inform you the film has been short listed for the 2017 Labour Film Awards, being held in Leicester Square on 25th November, further details can be obtained from the National Education Officer at:

Yours sincerely


Mick Cash
General Secretary