Life is tougher under the Tories – Unite launches #GE2017 campaign

Life is tougher under the Tories – Unite launches #GE2017 campaign

Unite has launched its campaign to persuade its members to play their part in the 8 June general election. The union believes its 1.4 million members could make the difference, especially in Labour party seats being targeted by the Conservatives. Across the north of England, where the Conservative party is attempting to make inroads into More »

What do unions think of Labour’s manifesto?

What do unions think of Labour’s manifesto?

Unions say Labour's pledges offer a real opportunity to build a better Britain More »

TSSA condemns Israeli government over Lanning deportation

TSSA condemns Israeli government over Lanning deportation

Union speaks banning former PCS AGS is an attempt to undermine the democratic right of free speech More »

Blue plaque unveiled to commemorate “powerful” woman trade unionist

Blue plaque unveiled to commemorate “powerful” woman trade unionist

TUC president Mary Bousted reflects on the life of campaigner Mary Macarthur More »

“He walked the walk” – remembering Bob Crow

“He walked the walk” – remembering Bob Crow

Gregor Gall previews his new biography of the former RMT leader More »

 

Tag Archives: Prospect

Prospect members £8k better off after union wins equal pay case

Claim settled out of court after pay audit shows gender pay gap unlikely to close due to public sector pay freeze

“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

Prospect warns of Victorian neglect for injured workers

Union condemns government after overturning House of Lords health and safety law

Nine out of ten Prospect members back political fund

Union says result sends government a clear message from the squeezed middle

Nuclear strategy? How about controlling electricity prices – say unions

Guarded welcome from nuclear sector unions to announcement from Business Secretary Vince Cable

“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

Unions welcome new nuclear power jobs boost

Unite, Prospect and GMB say Hinkley Point C will also help met UK's low carbon energy needs

UK trade unionists join German protest against Vodafone

Prospect and RMT members join demonstration after telecoms giant threatens to sack newly-privatised workers

Union app to guide apprentices into work

Would-be apprentices can download free app which developers say offers the largest selection of vacancies available via a mobile application

“Government must prove it’s serious about food safety” as horsemeat scandal widens

Critics say EU drive to de-regulate food industry means hygiene, safety and welfare standards have been compromised