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: living wage

“Living Wage” pay strike vote in castles and battlefields

Hundreds of staff at conservation charity, National Trust for Scotland, owners of sites such as Mar Lodge (pictured) are being balloted for strike action over pay

Pensions “leverage” over pay gap, Living Wage, all-male directors

New union lobby group will attempt to coordinate workers' voices on pension funds for FTSE350 companies

Living wage joy: B & Q staff do it themselves (with a little help from their union)

Unite members vote to accept improved pay offer that guarantees a living wage for all staff

GMB in Living Wage strike against Carillion

School support staff in Sheffield strike today over refusal by outsourcing and construction giant, Carillion, to pay them living wage of £7.45 per hour

CWU reps to deliver boycott warning over private postal firms

CWU conference expected to endorse threat of a mail boycott if Ofcom fails to intervene to protect universal postal service

How to solve the recession puzzle – “give us a proper pay rise,” says PCS

PCS says new report helps provide answer to why employment is rising as UK economy is flatlining