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: RMT

RMT warns of passenger safety after Jubilee Line closure

Union says cuts to maintenance and staffing increase safety risks for Tube travellers

Redundancy plan sparks strike ballot at TFL

RMT angry after job-saving proposals are rejected by employer

Tube cleaners ballot for strike after new boss attacks working conditions

RMT members say ISS should build new bridges, not make relations worse

RMT trainpeople in “jobs and justice” protest

London Underground workers sacked by employment agency is taking campaign for re-instatement to the front door of the Tube operator

RMT’s “trans-Atlantic alliance” to target First Group, Stagecoach

RMT says it has formed a cross-Atlantic alliance with a "like-minded" transport union to target major operators based in UK and N America

Delays on £1.4bn Thameslink trains leave UK manufacturing “on death row”

RMT has warned that continuing delays over finalising contract to supply 1,200 carriages risk creating "a transport fiasco that outstrips West Coast Mainline shambles"

London Midland staff in strike ballot over assaulted, sacked rail worker

RMT members balloted over sacking of ticket inspector who had resisted assault by a passenger

“Right the Beeching wrongs – stop the rail cuts,” say campaigners

Rail unions mark 50th anniversary of Beeching Report by holding protests at dozens of stations throughout the UK against planned new cuts to services and staff

Unions signal mass resistance to austerity by backing People’s Assembly

Unions support "alternative democratic forum to Parliament"

“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