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: May 2017

Striking housing workers stage Manchester demo today

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Unite members protest outside housing HQ over pay dispute

Life is tougher under the Tories – Unite launches #GE2017 campaign

Unite Vote Labour

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.

Win! Shopworkers celebrate Sunday trading hours success

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Belfast City Council set to reject calls for longer Sunday opening

Win! College lecturers return to work after strike success

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EIS members hope their victory will inspire other public sector workers

“Our members have delivered” – CWU on Royal Mail accounts

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Union calls for bold thinking and greater investment both in the company and its employees

BMW workers suspend pensions strike

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Unite members call off action to consider new offer from car giant

Only 1 in 4 people with a long-term mental illness are in work, says TUC

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O'Grady says the next government and employers must do more to support people with mental health conditions

ASLEF members announce Southern overtime ban

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Union announces move after talks to resolve long-running dispute broke down

Lewisham lecturers protest over job losses

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UCU members angry at cuts that will jeopardise college's ability to provide high quality education

GMB begins legal process against TfL to force Uber’s hand

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Union wants firm to guarantee safe working practices and basic employment rights for drivers