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 »

 

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Over to you, Minister – FBU waits on Mourdant to help resolve pensions dispute

The FBU has written to Fire Minister Penny Mordaunt in a renewed attempt to persuade her to open a dialogue to resolve its long-running pensions dispute. In the letter FBU assistant general secretary Andy Dark writes: “FBU negotiators are available to meet any time including

Unite threatens to strike over AXA pension theft

Staff face working extra five years to receive same level of pension

It pays to work? Prove it. Union challenge to IDS

PCS members strike at Hewlett Packard over cuts to jobs and pay

Strike ballot called after bosses impose two-year pay freeze despite £36m profits

Unite members at Menzies World Cargo ballot for action

Redundancy plan sparks strike ballot at TFL

RMT angry after job-saving proposals are rejected by employer

Gove’s civil servants to strike again next week

Department of Education confirms closure of half of its offices

Tube cleaners ballot for strike after new boss attacks working conditions

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

Beer workers ballot for action after facing £9,000 pay cut

Workers at Molson Coors are being balloted for strike action after being told they would be sacked unless they signed a new contract that could see them lose £9,000 a year. Unite regional officer Rick Coyle said: “Our members, the vast

BBC guides on strike today over 17% pay cut

BECTU members take fifth day's action after management diktat

Post Office workers announce third round of strike action

CWU members to strike on Monday in dispute over jobs and services