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What’s the big deal about subcos?

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 More »

HOPE not Hate researcher infiltrates US alt-right – last chance to help fund his film

HOPE not Hate researcher infiltrates US alt-right – last chance to help fund his film

Patrik Hermansson's astonishing undercover footage is a story that deserves to be told More »

Refugees, Trump and Twitter – Harry Leslie Smith in his own words

Refugees, Trump and Twitter – Harry Leslie Smith in his own words

Tim Lezard talks to the nonagenarian publishing sensation about his hopes for the future More »

UCU strike vote represents another defeat for the Tories’ anti-union laws

UCU strike vote represents another defeat for the Tories’ anti-union laws

UCU member Gregor Gall looks at the challenges facing the union's members in the wake of such a positive ballot result More »

 

NUJ says “brilliant journalists” must protected in Mirror – Express deal

Union is concerned Trinity Mirror will use takeover as excuse to carry out cuts

UNISON calls for code of conduct for the delivery of public services by private companies

Dave Prentis says the primary motivation for the provision of services must be the public interest, not the pursuance of profit

Grayling wants to renationalise East Cost main line; ASLEF reminds him he can’t

Mick Whelan reminds Transport Secretary the Tories have contracted out their in-house work

UNISON members in Harrogate threaten to strike over subcos

NHS workers in Yorkshire are the latest to reject plans to private their jobs

Unite says trade union recognition will help address Parliament bullying

Union welcomes report but says more must be done to resolve longstanding problems

UPDATED: Tribunal tells ACAS it has to abide by the same rules as all other employers

ACAS says its appeal was "in no way" avoiding its responsibilities to consult with employees

Unite prepares for legal action against Crossrail “guttersnipes”

Union describes Balfour Beatty bosses as "common thieves" as they stopped paying agreed bonuses

GMB warns of social care “ticking timebomb”

National Audit Office says government is not doing enough to support a sustainable social care workforce

Union outrage as bankers set to collect £140m from GKN sale

Unite says Melrose bid for aerospace giant would risk one-term investment drying up

Usdaw issues clarification over Tesco equal pay claim

Union says it is actively engaging with all employers to identify potential issues with equal pay for equal value