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: Sally Hunt

Unions queue up to condemn Osborne on unemployment

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

Gender gap widens as tuition fees bite poorest students

UCU says backgrounds should not hold back students

Unions welcome London Met international student U-turn

Home Office ends revocation of visa licences

University bosses embarrassing themselves over £250k pay, says UCU

Vice chancellors award themselves pay rise as lower-paid staff suffer real-term pay cut

“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

Staff are bearing brunt of university cuts, says UCU

Union says government should take part of the blame as universities risk sleepwalking into financial difficulties

Out-of-control academics on the rise

Survey shows university staff are becoming stressed by micromanagement

Lecturers take part in national day of action against casualisation

UCU members across the UK today stage protests over lack of permanent or full-time contracts

One in five workers “gifts” boss £5k a year, says TUC

Analysis says pointless presenteeism is party to blame for long hours culture

Tuition fees cost six times more than they save, says union

Think tank shows costs of the new funding system are expected to hit more than £7billion