“Today’s strike is just the start” – UCU leader on pay dispute

“Today’s strike is just the start” – UCU leader on pay dispute

Sally Hunt says if universities want to avoid further disruption, they should listen to staff and students More »

TUC: Brexit risks turning the clock back on women’s rights

TUC: Brexit risks turning the clock back on women’s rights

Frances O'Grady says if we pull out of Europe it will be worse for workers’ rights and it is women who stand to lose most More »

Did this company manufacture a dispute to smash the unions?

Did this company manufacture a dispute to smash the unions?

RMT says firm wants to destroy collective bargaining and move the workforce onto individual, personal contracts More »

Teachers begin balloting for national strike

Teachers begin balloting for national strike

NUT members to vote on protecting their terms and conditions More »

Unions welcome Labour’s Workplace 2020 initiative

Unions welcome Labour’s Workplace 2020 initiative

Jeremy Corbyn says it is time to stop the race to the bottom for jobs, pay and workers' rights More »

 

Tag Archives: economy

“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

TUC president calls on government to rescue stagnant South West economy

Lesley Mercer says creating jobs and building houses is the solution

Unions queue up to condemn Osborne on unemployment

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

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

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

TUC blames Osborne for UK’s economic woes

The UK has experienced the second slowest export growth of all G7 countries since 2010, with only Japan faring worse, the TUC says today as it publishes its submission to the 2013 Budget. With the Chancellor identifying an economic ‘global

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