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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: 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