Author Archives: Tim Lezard

FBU: “We must be core participant in Grenfell Tower enquiry”

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Union writes to all MPs, demanding a full judiciary enquiry led by a judge

Poverty & tears – building workers take 14th day of strike action

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Unite members demonstrate this morning outside offices of Northward Housing Association

GMB outrage as 11,000 “hidden” school staff lose their jobs in a year

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Union calls on government to increase funding to protect jobs

Unions slam Gibb Report as “Tory propaganda”

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Union leaders accuse Network Rail chief of being used as a human shield by the government

Brexit, one year on – what does the TUC think?

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O'Grady says working people must be protected

BREAKING: ASLEF members to ballot for action on Southern as RMT members announce new strike date

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Unions lose patience as government and rail bosses drag their feet in resolving dispute

BREAKING: RMT announces three new Arrive Rail North strike dates

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Workers to take action next month over Driver Only Operated trains

Unite calls for investigation into Crewe crane tragedy

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Union says HSE must step in to reassure workers similar accidents will not happen again

ASLEF concerned “fake news” might lead to passengers assaulting train drivers

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Union calls for Southern franchise to be stripped away in wake of firm pending misinformation

Leeds lecturers take action against new powers to sack them

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UCU members oppose new dismissal clause in their contracts