Where next for contracted-out workers after IWGB loses recognition case?

Where next for contracted-out workers after IWGB loses recognition case?

Gregor Gall looks at the recent ruling of the Central Arbitration Committee More »

“It’s karma” – Blacklist Support Group on Carillion going bust

“It’s karma” – Blacklist Support Group on Carillion going bust

Roy Bentham says there will be no crocodile tears from him More »

Esther McVey’s father was served with prohibition notices after health and safety breaches

Esther McVey’s father was served with prohibition notices after health and safety breaches

GMB calls on May to reconsider appointment of Secretary of State for Work and Pensions More »

Union rep sacked while at family funeral

Union rep sacked while at family funeral

Ian Allinson, who has campaigned against discrimination at Fujitsu, was told Friday would be his last day at work More »

Thompsons calls on government to penalise gender pay offenders

Thompsons calls on government to penalise gender pay offenders

Solicitors say government could do more to address the problem, including obliging employers to publish action plans More »

 

Monthly Archives: November 2016

No news, no letters, no reporters – NUJ strikers lift the lid on working for Newsquest

Journalists report on their own working conditions

Firefighters Lottery announces extra £2,000 prize

Anonymous benefactor donates cash to help raise money for firefighters

TUC survey shows 59% support workers on company boards

Unions out pressure on Theresa May to honour her pre-election pledge

Unite Post Office managers join CWU Xmas strike

Joint action scheduled for biggest day of the year for sending presents by post

BREAKING: ASLEF members vote for Southern strike

Train drivers announce several dates for action over driver-only trains

Beast of Bolsover announced as key speaker for With Banners Held High

Wakefield event celebrates the heritage of coal mining

CSC: “The best tribute to Fidel is to end the blockade”

Cuba Solidarity Campaign mourns the loss of Castro

GMB launches whistle-blowing hotline for ASOS workers

Scheme comes after reports of poor working practices and exploitative contracts at the company’s Barnsley distribution centre

CWU announces new Post Office strike

Union members will take action on Saturday over plans to close pension scheme

Prentis pays tribute to UNISON president Eric Roberts, who died on Thursday

General secretary says he will miss Roberts' honesty, infectious personality and friendship