Coming soon: a new look for union-news.co.uk

Coming soon: a new look for union-news.co.uk

Redesign will make the website more accessible and user-friendly, involving readers more closely More »

What’s the big deal about subcos?

What’s the big deal about subcos?

Tim Lezard looks at what unions in the South West are doing to fight the privatisation of NHS jobs More »

HOPE not Hate researcher infiltrates US alt-right – last chance to help fund his film

HOPE not Hate researcher infiltrates US alt-right – last chance to help fund his film

Patrik Hermansson's astonishing undercover footage is a story that deserves to be told More »

Refugees, Trump and Twitter – Harry Leslie Smith in his own words

Refugees, Trump and Twitter – Harry Leslie Smith in his own words

Tim Lezard talks to the nonagenarian publishing sensation about his hopes for the future More »

UCU strike vote represents another defeat for the Tories’ anti-union laws

UCU strike vote represents another defeat for the Tories’ anti-union laws

UCU member Gregor Gall looks at the challenges facing the union's members in the wake of such a positive ballot result More »

 

Monthly Archives: March 2015

Publicly-owned railways would be 10% cheaper, says new research

Unions say UK's railways are the most expensive in Europe

Queen (salary £38m) faces industrial action from staff (salary £14k)

PCS members open industrial action ballot at Buckingham Palace

BBC managers walk out on strike over leave

BECTU members angry at imposed changes to schedules

WIN! Aircraft engineer wins BA unfair dismissal case

Prospects hails "great result"

Milk strike off after “amicable conclusion”

Strike action by 100 milk delivery drivers, who recently transferred from Leeds-based Arla Foods to haulage company Moran Logistics, has been averted. The strike action due to commence at midnight has been called off. The members deliver milk to Tesco,

NUJ calls rally to defend local news as Trinity Mirror closes two more offices

Union says it will not sit back and allow company to slowly bleed newspapers to death

Win! Union strikes first blow in zero hours contract dispute

GMB welcomes move to offer 150 permanent jobs in Marks and Spencer warehouse

North Sea strike gets closer after unions vote ‘Yes’ in consultative ballot

GMB and Unite members angry at attacks on their pay and conditions

Government’s justification for introducing ET fees is based on myths

Thompsons Solicitors say fees are denying workers justice

Meet the Martyrs – Tolpuddle trail brings tale to life

Visitors to the Dorset village can listen to Maxine Peake tell the story of the agricultural workers transported to Australia after forming a union