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: Christine Blower

Parents and communities rally round teachers to defend education

NASUWT and NUT organise series of mass meetings to allow people to raise their voices against Gove's destructive policies

Unions queue up to condemn Osborne on unemployment

As unemployment hits 2.56 million, unions say Chancellor must change course

Gove faces “Poll Tax moment”, warns teachers’ leader

NUT conference passes motion of no confidence in education secretary

Union accuses Gove of failing in his duty to provide sufficient primary school places

NUT research shows councils face a growing and excessive surplus of unnecessary secondary school places

Teachers hit out at “pub quiz” curriculum

Union says learning lists of Kings and Queens does not help children think critically or independently

NUT members call for Ofsted boycott

Teachers ask union to look into legality of mass walk-outs as inspectors arrive at school

Teachers to work with communities to oppose academies

Union accuses Michael Gove of running education as if it were the Wild West

94 per cent of parents don’t trust Michael Gove

NUT says survey shows education secretary needs to accept his is wrong

“Take to the streets after this lunacy” – UnionNews’ Budget round-up

Unions give their reactions to yesterday's Budget . . . and it's not good news for George

“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"