What are unions doing to organise precarious workers?

What are unions doing to organise precarious workers?

Gregor Gall looks at how smaller unions are going down a different path to larger ones More »

“We have a problem with a rogue trade unionist”

“We have a problem with a rogue trade unionist”

Belonging director Morag Livingstone tells the story behind her award-wining film More »

Sign the Unite petition calling for recognition for Parliamentary workers

Sign the Unite petition calling for recognition for Parliamentary workers

Union expresses no confidence in Andrea Leadsom's plans to protect staff from bullying and harassment in Westminster More »

On your bike – Uber loses workers’ rights tribunal to GMB

On your bike – Uber loses workers’ rights tribunal to GMB

Landmark ruling means workers are entitled to holiday pay, minimum wage and breaks More »

 

Tag Archives: Len McCluskey

Unions condemn “disgrace” of blacklist firms on £1.6bn Forth bridge

Unions have pressed Scottish government to ban companies associated with unlawful blacklisting from bidding for publicly-funded contracts, including Forth Replacement Crossing

Unions queue up to condemn Osborne on unemployment

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

Blacklisting report “shines a light” on “dark, unethical” side of industry – unions

Scottish Affairs Committee expresses concern that leading companies have not admitted to extent of blacklisting

12p is not enough – Unite slams minimum wage increase

Union calls for £1 increase to pump demand into "battered" economy

“Very important Labour co-operates with unions” after McCluskey election – Miliband

Ed Miliband tells UnionNews importance of party links with unions, following re-election of Len McCluskey (pictured) as general secretary of Unite

“Step away from the Minimum Wage” – Unite warns government

Unite anger as Low Pay Commission comes under pressure to cut or freeze minimum wage

Unite community activists get up early to take part in bedroom tax protests

Trade unionists join widespread protests against unfair policy

Good Friday quiz: who is the biggest welfare cheat? Dave, George or Iain?

Unite launches new campaign ahead of welfare cuts leaving 1.5 million households worse off

“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