Life is tougher under the Tories – Unite launches #GE2017 campaign

Life is tougher under the Tories – Unite launches #GE2017 campaign

Unite has launched its campaign to persuade its members to play their part in the 8 June general election. The union believes its 1.4 million members could make the difference, especially in Labour party seats being targeted by the Conservatives. Across the north of England, where the Conservative party is attempting to make inroads into More »

What do unions think of Labour’s manifesto?

What do unions think of Labour’s manifesto?

Unions say Labour's pledges offer a real opportunity to build a better Britain More »

TSSA condemns Israeli government over Lanning deportation

TSSA condemns Israeli government over Lanning deportation

Union speaks banning former PCS AGS is an attempt to undermine the democratic right of free speech More »

Blue plaque unveiled to commemorate “powerful” woman trade unionist

Blue plaque unveiled to commemorate “powerful” woman trade unionist

TUC president Mary Bousted reflects on the life of campaigner Mary Macarthur More »

“He walked the walk” – remembering Bob Crow

“He walked the walk” – remembering Bob Crow

Gregor Gall previews his new biography of the former RMT leader More »

 

Monthly Archives: May 2016

PCS moves closer to affiliating to the Labour Party

PCS

Union to review its relationship with the party at next year's conference

Unite members to vote on whether to join UCU pay dispute

UCU Bath strike

As UCU members begin a second day's national strike, Unite members take part in consultative ballot

B & Q hit by woodworkers’ strike

GMB strike

GMB members at Metsa Wood Timbers take action over pay

Steelworkers march on London

steel

Members of Community, GMB and Unite demand the government takes action to save Tata Steel

Night Tube to be hit by strike action

Tube train

RMT members vote for action over pensions and pay

Her name is Rio … cinema workers on strike over pay

Rio cinema

Beck members angry at loss of hours, pay and jobs

“Today’s strike is just the start” – UCU leader on pay dispute

UCU

Sally Hunt says if universities want to avoid further disruption, they should listen to staff and students

UCU members begin two-day national pay strike

UCU

Lecturers have also started an overtime ban after being offered a 1.1% pay rise

Pizza workers ballot for strike in pay dispute

Pizza

Unite accuses 2 Sisters of bullying staff after cutting their terms and conditions when rep was off site

Manchester bus drivers on strike today

Manchester bus

Unite members take action after company broke collective bargaining agreement