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: January 2017

Teachers back on strike on Northern Ireland

NASUWT strike rally Derry

NASUWT members taking action over pay

Johnson response “inadequate and insulting” – GMB

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Union warns Trump's Muslim ban could lead to more racial violence and abuse

TSSA suspends Tube strike after securing 300 new jobs

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RMT action remains on over concerns to passenger and staff safety

Ferry dispute escalates as engineer collapses on board

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Unite announces eleven new strike dates in dispute with operators of Woolwich vessel

PCS attacks May over Trump silence

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Union says PMs inaction over President's travel ban is further evidence of a cavalier attitude to equality

BA workers announce six new strike dates

Unite BA strike

Unite members encourage bosses to get back to the negotiating table

PCS warns of more strikes at EHCR

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Move comes after Cabinet Office approves compulsory redundancies at equality watchdog

Retired Unite member awarded £7.5k damages after car accident

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Former mayor speaks out against government proposals after being injured on the road

PCS to fight jobcentres closure plan

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Union says plans puts thousands of jobs at risk

Union anger as 60% of teachers are yet to received this year’s pay award

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NASUWT says cuts to education means teachers are losing tens of thousands a year