Come to the Chainmakers’ Festival this weekend

Come to the Chainmakers’ Festival this weekend

Midlands event commemorates the successful 1910 pay strike by women chain makers in Cradley Heath More »

Unions launch new wave to defend Jeremy Corbyn

Unions launch new wave to defend Jeremy Corbyn

Unions have rallied round Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, criticising rebels who want to overthrow him. Twelve unions yesterday issued a joint statement supporting Corbyn and several have today added to that by releasing individual statements from their own union. Many also spoke at last night’s rally in Parliament Square. UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said: “Last More »

“Hands off Jeremy” – unions defend Corbyn against Labour coup attempt

“Hands off Jeremy” – unions defend Corbyn against Labour coup attempt

Twelve unions issue statement in support of Corbyn, saying the last thing Labour needs is a manufactured leadership row More »

TUC: “Working people must not pay the price for Brexit”

TUC: “Working people must not pay the price for Brexit”

Frances O'Grady calls on government to defend UK industry and keep British jobs More »

“Leaving would be a terrible gamble” – unions join with bosses over EU vote

“Leaving would be a terrible gamble” – unions join with bosses over EU vote

The head of the TUC and the chief of Britain’s manufacturing employers’ organisation have joined together to warn that leaving the EU would be a “terrible gamble”. Frances O’Grady, General Secretary of the TUC, and Terry Scuoler, CEO of EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation, are today publishing a joint statement that sets out the potential loss More »

 

Boss’s proposals spark four day electricity meter fixers’ strike

EON strike

Members of GMB, UNISON and Unite take action at EON over work/life balance

Come to the Chainmakers’ Festival this weekend

Re-enactment from last year's Chainmakers' Festival

Midlands event commemorates the successful 1910 pay strike by women chain makers in Cradley Heath

UK car industry has to be safeguarded after Brexit vote, says Unite

car factory manufacturing

Union calls on government and the car industry to work with them to protect a world class industry

Bournemouth lecturers on strike today over pay and conditions

Bournemouth University

UCU members take action as part of union's nationwide campaign

BREAKING: joint unions’ statement on Corbyn

Labour Party logo

Statement signed by ten general secretaries says Labour leader should be challenged only by proper democratic procedure

BREAKING: CWU on Corbyn

CWU logo

Union says Labour leader retains its "full support"

BREAKING: PCS executive backs Corbyn

PCS

Union also agrees to urgently step up anti-racism campaigning in light of the EU referendum result

NUT urges Morgan to meet ahead of next month’s strike

Nicky Morgan

Union asks Education Secretary to protect children's education

PCS issues statement in support of Corbyn

Jeremy Corbyn Ecotricity

Members of the union's executive meet this week to discuss how to support Labour leader

Holidays hit as bus drivers set for third week of strikes

First Bus Weymouth

Unite members angry at different pay for drivers in different areas