ASLEF concerned “fake news” might lead to passengers assaulting train drivers

ASLEF concerned “fake news” might lead to passengers assaulting train drivers

Union calls for Southern franchise to be stripped away in wake of firm pending misinformation More »

BREAKING: Coyne sacked by Unite

BREAKING: Coyne sacked by Unite

Former West Midlands Regional Secretary says he will appeal the decision More »

Sign the TSSA petition to save British Transport Police

Sign the TSSA petition to save British Transport Police

Union launches campaign to persuade Scottish government to drop proposals to devolve BTP officers north of the border More »

Scrap the cap! Unions demand end to NHS pay restraint

Scrap the cap! Unions demand end to NHS pay restraint

Organisations representing 1.3m health workers write to May calling her to scrap the cap More »

Thompsons: May is failing to protect human rights abuses at work

Thompsons: May is failing to protect human rights abuses at work

Iain Birrell says only a Labour government could properly recognise the importance of workers having genuine rights More »

 

Monthly Archives: October 2016

Meet the man who’s shaping history as the first black vice-president of the STUC

Satnam Ner, Prospect NEC member, in front of a Type 22 Royal Navy frigate being refitted in dry dock at Rosyth

As Black History Month draws to a close, Graham Stewart chats to Prospect rep Satnam Ner

BECTU members walk out on strike at Ritzy and Picturehouse

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Workers in Brixton and Hackney begin 14 hours' strike action over the Living Wage

Union anger as Rudd rejects Orgreave enquiry

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TUC says justice has been delayed, not denied; Unite vows to continue campaign

GMB calls for halt to janitors’ pilot scheme in Glasgow

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Workers told to volunteer for new posts or be redeployed elsewhere

Post Office workers on strike today

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CWU members take action over job losses, vicious pension attacks and the future of the Post Office

GMB launches petition calling on Uber to accept ET ruling

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Trade unionists asked to back union campaign for decent employment rights

TUC research shows 9% increase in night workers

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O'Grady says employers must properly consider and address night working's impact on staff

Unite to set up ‘bogus self-employment’ unit after Uber victory

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Union demands government takes action over gig economy

GMB wins landmark legal case against Uber

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Ruling means Uber drivers are entitled to receive holiday pay, a guaranteed minimum wage and breaks

UNISON urges members to sign petition to protect vulnerable children

Image from 38 Degrees https://you.38degrees.org.uk/petitions/protect-the-rights-of-vulnerable-children-and-care-leavers

Union warns parts of the Children and Social Work Bill are "extremely dangerous" for children