Author Archives: Tim Lezard

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

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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

FBU backs Labour’s plans to stop fire cuts

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Wrack says there is a clear choice between Labour government investing in public services and Tory one making life-threatening cuts

Unite delivers pay rise for DHL workers

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Strikes called off after workers accept new offer

Unions welcome Labour’s hospital car parking pledge

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Policy will ease the financial pressure on hospital workers, say UNISON and Unite

ATL slams May’s “chronically unambitious” mental wellbeing plans

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Union says Conservative plans are a "sticking plaster" against the scale of the problem

FE lecturers across Scotland on strike over pay

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EIS members call on Scottish government to step in to end dispute

Win! GMB secures large win over Lidl

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Court of Appeal throws out supermarket's bid to stop union being recognised