ASLEF concerned “fake news” might lead to passengers assaulting train drivers

ASLEF concerned “fake news” might lead to passengers assaulting train drivers

Union calls for Southern franchise to be stripped away in wake of firm pending misinformation More »

BREAKING: Coyne sacked by Unite

BREAKING: Coyne sacked by Unite

Former West Midlands Regional Secretary says he will appeal the decision More »

Sign the TSSA petition to save British Transport Police

Sign the TSSA petition to save British Transport Police

Union launches campaign to persuade Scottish government to drop proposals to devolve BTP officers north of the border More »

Scrap the cap! Unions demand end to NHS pay restraint

Scrap the cap! Unions demand end to NHS pay restraint

Organisations representing 1.3m health workers write to May calling her to scrap the cap More »

Thompsons: May is failing to protect human rights abuses at work

Thompsons: May is failing to protect human rights abuses at work

Iain Birrell says only a Labour government could properly recognise the importance of workers having genuine rights More »

 

Monthly Archives: February 2013

Government sided with bankers over bonuses, says TUC

O'Grady says Cameron should represent interests of electorate and economy rather than rich and powerful elite

BBC unions ballot for “Easter strike” over redundancies, bullying

BBC-wide vote for industrial action could disrupt Easter-time programme schedules

Civil servants teach Gove a lesson

PCS members at the Department of Education start work-to-rule

Guardian and Observer drops compulsory redundancies after union pressure

Newspapers agree any further job losses will be achieved by negotiation

NASUWT begins 5-day special needs strike

NASUWT members in Stoke on Trent begin strike over what union says is 'punitive' management imposed on special needs teachers

College lecturers strike over pay amid FE merger talks

Teachers at a key FE college in west of Scotland begin 'lengthy campaign' of action over pay which is set to disrupt 3-way college merger

Crossrail contractor in the dock over blacklisting

Frank Morris alleges he was sacked from Crossrail site last year for raising health and safety concerns. (Pictured: protest at Crossrail's Westbourne Park site, September 2012)

LondonMet – is the tide turning over union “witch hunt”?

UNISON and UCU branches believe suspension of 3 staff members is part of attack by university authorities after high-profile union campaign against privatisation

Unite brings food bank to Parliament to shame Cameron

Union says food banks are the product of a nasty ideology from a failed government

GMB welcomes British Gas move to create 1,000 jobs for young people

Union says move is also good for energy bills and the environment