Life is tougher under the Tories – Unite launches #GE2017 campaign

Life is tougher under the Tories – Unite launches #GE2017 campaign

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. Across the north of England, where the Conservative party is attempting to make inroads into More »

What do unions think of Labour’s manifesto?

What do unions think of Labour’s manifesto?

Unions say Labour's pledges offer a real opportunity to build a better Britain More »

TSSA condemns Israeli government over Lanning deportation

TSSA condemns Israeli government over Lanning deportation

Union speaks banning former PCS AGS is an attempt to undermine the democratic right of free speech More »

Blue plaque unveiled to commemorate “powerful” woman trade unionist

Blue plaque unveiled to commemorate “powerful” woman trade unionist

TUC president Mary Bousted reflects on the life of campaigner Mary Macarthur More »

“He walked the walk” – remembering Bob Crow

“He walked the walk” – remembering Bob Crow

Gregor Gall previews his new biography of the former RMT leader More »

 

Tag Archives: Austerity

Osborne’s austerity is causing misery for millions, says PCS, as public borrowing falls 0.25%

Union says Chancellor's strategy is failing to bring down the deficit

“It’s hurting, but it sure ain’t working” – TUC leader attacks Osborne on economy

Frances O'Grady accuses government of using austerity as an excuse to implement policies that no-one has voted for

Unite launches community branch in Portsmouth

Owen Jones to speak at first meeting tonight

“Oi George!” – union publishes Budget Plan B to save economy

Ahead of Wednesday's Budget, union says Osborne is bankrupt of ideas

“You’re a reverse Robin Hood,” Prentis taunts Cameron

UNISON general secretary leads attack on government for "stealing from the poor to give to the rich"

Union sees 400% rise in requests for financial requests as pay freeze hits members hard

Nurses, home care assistants, school cleaners and teaching assistants are amongst those struggling with rising fuel bills

TUC calls on Osborne to right Tory wrongs on manufacturing

Chancellor has chance to put right the damage caused by his predecessors and support British industry

Government’s austerity plan risks accelerating slide into economic stagnation, warns TUC

New report says recent fall in productivity could become a permanent feature of the UK economy