Author Archives: Tim Lezard

Coming soon: a new look for

Redesign will make the website more accessible and user-friendly, involving readers more closely

“Stop spinning and start talking” – Sally Hunt issues strike warning to university bosses

UCU general secretary addresses London conference today

Let’s talk about sex – NEU survey says relationship education is vital to pupils

Union says Department for Education must provide sufficient additional funding for training and high-quality resources

Sacked after asking for recognition – demo for taxi driver today

GMB organises protest to reinstate Mohammed Fadllalla at 001 Taxis in Oxford

BREAKING: FBU wins right to submit compensation claims for “injury to feelings” to members

Employment Tribunal ruling comes after firefighters were forcibly displaced from their fire stations when the new working pattern was introduced

What’s the big deal about subcos?

Tim Lezard looks at what unions in the South West are doing to fight the privatisation of NHS jobs

BREAKING: MP pulls out of university event to avoid crossing picket line

Lucy Powell says her attendance would send the wrong signal to university bosses

Teachers on strike over plans to change Derbyshire school into academy

NASUWT members at Freisland School fear move could damage teachers' working conditions and pupils' educational entitlements

FBU calls for investment to end “horrifying” rise in fire deaths

Matt Wrack says people are dying in fires because the service is cut to the bone

GMB recruits 200 new members after bosses sack 20 drivers

Union has written to DHL/UK Mail demanding an urgent meeting to explain "draconian" treatment of members