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: November 2016

Low-paid workers at iconic hotel are to be balloted for strike action

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RMT members working at Liverpool's Adelphi Hotel plan demonstrations on Friday

Don’t delay – build new ships today! Unions respond to Parker Report

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GMB and Prospect urge government to heed Sir John Parker's recommendations

Unions disappointed as government rejects law against sexual harassment at schools

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Education unions say pupils should be taught about sex and relationships

WIN! Unite drives hard bargain to secure “exceptional” pay deal at Jaguar Land Rover

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Union says 3.5% deal is no more than the workforce deserves

Usdaw takes BHS pension campaign to Sir Philip Green’s door

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Union has collected more than 100,000 signatures on a petition calling Green to deliver his pension promise

DWP still stopping social security payments, says report

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PCS calls for "cruel and counter-productive" system to be scrapped

Teachers in Northern Ireland on strike over pay

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NASUWT members also angry about excessive workload and job insecurity

TUC slams May over broken board promise

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O'Grady says UK needs voice of UK workers on company boards, not advisory panels

BREAKING: TSSA members vote for Tube strike

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Workers back strike action by 68% in 100% turnout

Postal workers buy bus passes for refugees in Bristol

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CWU members club together to raise money for City of Sanctuary project