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: Dave Prentis

Think tank calls for ban on emergency workers’ right to strike

Unions ridicule Policy Exchange report, rejecting its call for wholesale privatisation of public services

Unions queue up to condemn Osborne on unemployment

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

UNISON sees surge in membership, despite huge job losses in local government

Union's spring recruitment campaign pays dividends

Unions unite around “ease the freeze” call from IMF

International Monetary Fund has cut its forecast for UK growth by 0.3% and urged Chancellor George Osborne to rethink "fiscal adjustment"

Revealed: 446 council and police jobs lost every day since 2010

UNISON says government must do more to ease the jobs crisis

Unions win four-year legal battle after boss breaks pay deal

Court of Appeal rules in favour of unions after London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority reneges on pay deal

“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

Financial news: £40m for bankers, 1% pay cap for public servants

Unite general secretary says, despite austerity, it is business as usual for banks

Unions tell Chancellor: “don’t pile costs of crisis onto workers”

Unions criticised "economic illiteracy" of proposals expected in this afternoon's Budget to cut spending on government departments by £2.5bn

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

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