What are unions doing to organise precarious workers?

What are unions doing to organise precarious workers?

Gregor Gall looks at how smaller unions are going down a different path to larger ones More »

“We have a problem with a rogue trade unionist”

“We have a problem with a rogue trade unionist”

Belonging director Morag Livingstone tells the story behind her award-wining film More »

Sign the Unite petition calling for recognition for Parliamentary workers

Sign the Unite petition calling for recognition for Parliamentary workers

Union expresses no confidence in Andrea Leadsom's plans to protect staff from bullying and harassment in Westminster More »

On your bike – Uber loses workers’ rights tribunal to GMB

On your bike – Uber loses workers’ rights tribunal to GMB

Landmark ruling means workers are entitled to holiday pay, minimum wage and breaks More »

 

Monthly Archives: August 2017

TUC slams “feeble” Tory corporate government reform

O'Grady accuses government of watering down the proposals beyond all recognition

Tolpuddle festival-goers donate £1k to Grenfell heroes

Firefighters in the South West collect money in display of "heart-warming" solidarity

Fawley oil refinery caterers begin pay strike

Unite members take action over "pitiful" pay offer

London bus staff prepare for weekend strike

Unite members to take 48 hours' action over pay dispute

UCU calls for international students to be removed from net migration figures

Union says UK must guarantee the thousands of EU staff working in universities the right to stay in the UK

BREAKING: CWU affiliates to Momentum

Dave Ward says he looks forward to joining Momentum in re-asserting trade union values in society

“They should be able to sit where they want” – unions wade into women-only carriages row

ASLEF and TSSA leaders say train companies must ensure all passengers are safe when they travel

North East is the zero hours capital of the UK, says GMB

Union calls for government to take action to ban "dangerously precarious" contracts

BREAKING: Unite launches legal action against Argos “strike-breaking”

Unions claims company is unlawfully using agency workers to break strike

Government should not force universities to sponsor schools, says UCU

Union says scheme could divert funds away from genuine widening participation initiatives