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: 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