Author Archives: Tim Lezard

Bin there, done that … Unite suspends Birmingham strike after winning concessions

Birmingham bin strike rubbish bags

Union enters talks with bosses after securing members' jobs

CCTV staff threaten to strike to save their jobs

ScotRail

The TSSA members guard 10,000 miles of Scotlands railways and stations

NUJ calls for investigation into Islamophobia, racism and hatred in British press

The Sun

Union calls out Sun's Trevor Kavanagh over his "Muslim Problem" comments

Strong unions are the answer to minimum wage abuse, says TUC

TUC logo

Government reveals more than 230 UK employers, covering 13,000, failed to pay their employees the minimum wage

Narrow Grenfell inquiry too limited, says FBU

grenfell-tower-fire

Union says government has missed a chance do to right bu the victims of the disaster

Unite slams Uber over sexual assault allegations

Uber

Union says failure of bosses to co-operate with police should result in firm losing its operating licence

PCS: universal credit full roll-out should be suspended

PCS

Union says cuts should be reversed to give the DWP a means to develop a system that offers genuine help

Prospect calls on Babcock International to alter pension proposals

Babcock

Union says company must offer reduced cost option for workers

Argos workers begin three-week strike

Unite Argos strike

Unite members concerned their terms and conditions are not safeguarded after Sainsbury's takeover

BONG! TUC hits back at Mail’s Big Ben bollocks

Daily Mail Big Ben

"Like putting your ear next to a police siren", says health and safety expert