ASLEF concerned “fake news” might lead to passengers assaulting train drivers

ASLEF concerned “fake news” might lead to passengers assaulting train drivers

Union calls for Southern franchise to be stripped away in wake of firm pending misinformation More »

BREAKING: Coyne sacked by Unite

BREAKING: Coyne sacked by Unite

Former West Midlands Regional Secretary says he will appeal the decision More »

Sign the TSSA petition to save British Transport Police

Sign the TSSA petition to save British Transport Police

Union launches campaign to persuade Scottish government to drop proposals to devolve BTP officers north of the border More »

Scrap the cap! Unions demand end to NHS pay restraint

Scrap the cap! Unions demand end to NHS pay restraint

Organisations representing 1.3m health workers write to May calling her to scrap the cap More »

Thompsons: May is failing to protect human rights abuses at work

Thompsons: May is failing to protect human rights abuses at work

Iain Birrell says only a Labour government could properly recognise the importance of workers having genuine rights 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