What are unions doing to organise precarious workers?

What are unions doing to organise precarious workers?

Gregor Gall looks at how smaller unions are going down a different path to larger ones More »

“We have a problem with a rogue trade unionist”

“We have a problem with a rogue trade unionist”

Belonging director Morag Livingstone tells the story behind her award-wining film More »

Sign the Unite petition calling for recognition for Parliamentary workers

Sign the Unite petition calling for recognition for Parliamentary workers

Union expresses no confidence in Andrea Leadsom's plans to protect staff from bullying and harassment in Westminster More »

On your bike – Uber loses workers’ rights tribunal to GMB

On your bike – Uber loses workers’ rights tribunal to GMB

Landmark ruling means workers are entitled to holiday pay, minimum wage and breaks More »

 

Monthly Archives: November 2015

Government drops social media strike plans

Unions say they will continue to fight the rest of the Trade Union Bill

Hundreds locked out of Westminster trade union rally

Trade unionists descend on Westminster to lobby MPs against TU Bill

DLR hit by first strike in its 28-year history

RMT members take action over a range of issues after talks break down

Carillion in the dock over bullying claims as 51 workers go to Employment Tribunal

GMB members begin 35-day hearing in Bristol

Construction workers agree 6 per cent pay rise

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GMB and Unite members employed under the National Agreement for the Engineering Construction Industry (NAECI) vote by 66.8% to accept new deal

Thousands of trade unionists head to Westminster to lobby MPs

Frances O'Grady calls on MPs to vote against the Trade Union Bill

Barnet Council workers back on strike over outsourcing

UNISON take action over plans to privatise council jobs

Lecturers ballot for strike action at Manchester University

UCU members accuse managers of ignoring agreed procedures and pushing staff into redundancy

GMB protest outside Marks and Spencer’s flagship store

Union members demonstrate against two-tier workforce

Six million workers are earning less than the Living Wage

TUC says Osborne should stop cutting tax credits and persuade bosses to pay more