Not going to #PayRise rally? Read Frances O’Grady’s message here

Not going to #PayRise rally? Read Frances O’Grady’s message here

TUC general secretary invites people to write to their MPs to demand fair pay for public servants More »

To affiliate or not affiliate, that is the question … how unions work informally with the Labour Party

To affiliate or not affiliate, that is the question … how unions work informally with the Labour Party

The final part of our LRD series focuses on how the AEU and PCS lobby for policy changes More »

“The time for action is now” – Mark Serwotka on his union’s pay campaign

“The time for action is now” – Mark Serwotka on his union’s pay campaign

PCS general secretary says there has never been an important time to step up campaigning More »

BECTU and the Labour Party – where do they go from here?

BECTU and the Labour Party – where do they go from here?

Part two of the LRD series looks at what happened when BECTU merged with Prospect More »

Labour and the unions: forging stronger links?

Labour and the unions: forging stronger links?

Since Jeremy Corbyn became Labour Party leader, several unions that were not Labour-affiliated have been considering their relationship with the party More »

 

Monthly Archives: September 2015

Workers’ class hero – unions hail “inspirational” Corbyn

TUC says he addresses the issues that matter most to working people

Labour pledges to restore trade union rights

Unions praise speech by shadow chancellor John McDonnell

GMB calls for Met Police to clear jobs backlog

Union says its taxi-driving members are unable to start work because of DBS application queue

Yanis v the robots – former Greek finance minister tells UnionNews unions must adapt or die

In the first of a two-part interview, Yanis Varoufakis says unions must conquer disruptive technology on behalf of the working class

UPDATE: unions pledge to do all they can to save Redcar jobs

Community says it will not give up on its members

“Yes to workers’ rights” – thousands prepare to descend on Manchester

TUC organises anti-austerity march to coincide with Tory Party conference

Barnet strikers announce new action over outsourcing

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn backs UNISON's anti-privatisation campaign

Support steel workers – attend this evening’s Redcar rally

Community says government must step in to save jobs in Teeside

Parking mad: Camden wardens angry at earning less than London Living Wage

Striking UNISON members also call for privatised service to be taken back in-house

UCU to fight alongside Bradford bosses against Tory job cuts

Union says it is short-sighted to cut funding for English courses