“I was terrified” – the moment Josh proposed to Scarlett at Tolpuddle

“I was terrified” – the moment Josh proposed to Scarlett at Tolpuddle

Josh pops the question in front of hundreds of festival-goers More »

GMB president Mary Turner dies after illness

GMB president Mary Turner dies after illness

MPs and trade unionists pay tribute to a "giant" of our movement More »

What do unions think of the Taylor Review?

What do unions think of the Taylor Review?

Unions respond to the report into working practices in the UK More »

200,000 expected for tomorrow’s Durham Miners’ Gala with Jeremy Corbyn

200,000 expected for tomorrow’s Durham Miners’ Gala with Jeremy Corbyn

Last-minute visitors recommended to camp as affordable hotel rooms are running out More »

Heat on Tube bosses after drivers’ water “ban”

Heat on Tube bosses after drivers’ water “ban”

ASLEF calls on TfL to change "short-sighted and penny-pinching" attitude 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"