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: January 2016

Union challenges government over passport office closure plans

PCS is calling for a full consultation on proposals to close half the UK's passport offices

Ten ton lorry drivers ballot for industrial action

1,000 Unite members unhappy at plans to transfer them from Co-Operative to Eddie Stobart

“I had a pencil stabbed in my head” – pupil-teacher violence alarms union

ATL says cuts to social services and mental health services mean school staff plugging the gaps

UNISON reveals the harrowing truth of 15-minute homecare visits

Union report shows 74% of local authorities in England are limiting homecare visits for their elderly, ill and disabled residents to just 15 minutes

Unions’ anger at thirty minute sacking warning

GMB and Prospect challenge government's 'Northern Powerhouse' rhetoric after BIS pulls out of Sheffield

Are we about to witness a mass resignation of GPs?

Unite says overworked doctors grapple with soaring patient demand in a cash-strapped NHS

On-line ballots are no security risk, says new report

TUC welcomes report from Secure Voting and calls on government to re-think

GMB protests against Brighton ambulance cuts

Unions holds demonstration against outsourcing in Sussex

Crane operators vote for strike over pay

Unite members working for Ainscough ask company to reconsider offer to avoid disruption

Today’s Tube strike suspended

RMT suspends action for further talks but warns next month's action remains on