TSSA defends Jeremy Corbyn over #traingate

TSSA defends Jeremy Corbyn over #traingate

The TSSA has accused Virgin Trains of attempting smear Jeremy Corbyn over #traingate. The company released CCTV footage appearing to show the Labour leader walking past unreserved seats before sitting in the corridor and filming about how over-crowded the train was. But TSSA general secretary Manuel Cortes said: “Virgin are being disingenuous. Their own CCTV footage More »

Join Billy Bragg as he looks back at Red Wedge

Join Billy Bragg as he looks back at Red Wedge

Musician discusses the impact politics had on his music with author Daniel Rachel More »

EXCLUSIVE: unions look to save Labour Party conference

EXCLUSIVE: unions look to save Labour Party conference

UnionNews understands security firm will lose contract if it does not recognise unions More »

Unions: “Well done, A-Level students. You succeeded despite the government”

Unions: “Well done, A-Level students. You succeeded despite the government”

NASUWT and NUT say government needs to look closely at education system More »

Sports Direct 0 : Unite members £1 (million)

Sports Direct 0 : Unite members £1 (million)

Union secures massive back payment for members 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