Not going to #PayRise rally? Read Frances O’Grady’s message here

Not going to #PayRise rally? Read Frances O’Grady’s message here

TUC general secretary invites people to write to their MPs to demand fair pay for public servants More »

To affiliate or not affiliate, that is the question … how unions work informally with the Labour Party

To affiliate or not affiliate, that is the question … how unions work informally with the Labour Party

The final part of our LRD series focuses on how the AEU and PCS lobby for policy changes More »

“The time for action is now” – Mark Serwotka on his union’s pay campaign

“The time for action is now” – Mark Serwotka on his union’s pay campaign

PCS general secretary says there has never been an important time to step up campaigning More »

BECTU and the Labour Party – where do they go from here?

BECTU and the Labour Party – where do they go from here?

Part two of the LRD series looks at what happened when BECTU merged with Prospect More »

Labour and the unions: forging stronger links?

Labour and the unions: forging stronger links?

Since Jeremy Corbyn became Labour Party leader, several unions that were not Labour-affiliated have been considering their relationship with the party More »

 

Monthly Archives: February 2017

WIN! Sacked ‘fried egg’ porter reinstated

Sodexo left with egg on its face after GMB solidarity saves Aldren Tomlinson's job

Derby TAs announce five more days’ strike action

UNISON members to take action as talks with council break down

Gatwick workers begin strike ballot over 5p pay rise

Unite members have three times rejected pay offers from managers

Union campaign saves Bridgend Post Office

CWU members join with the public to keep post office in the high street

RMT members vote for new Tube strike

Fleet maintenance workers unhappy at a series of broken agreements by managers

Atomic strikers head to Whitehall

Unite members continue pensions action while Prospect members accept new offer

Strike looms at BMW as pensions talks continue

Unite sets out opposition to defined benefit pension scheme closure plans

Gareth Snell talks of UNISON role in Stoke by election

Labour's candidate says his trade union experience has set him in good stead

“Plaster over a gaping wound” – POA responds to “divisive” pay rise

The POA has described as “plaster over a gaping wound” plans to give a pay rise to prison officers. The government announced thousands of prison officers in jails in London and South East England would receive rise of up to

Avon fire chiefs axe 50 firefighters

Authority accused of prioritising a balanced budget over public safety