Workers at Glasgow College of Nautical Studies have begun a ballot for strike action against management plans to close the baby room at Thistle Street Nursery, which would lead to the immediate loss of five jobs.
Around 100 workers at the Corus Steel company, who are members of the Community, Unite and GMB unions, attended a multi-union meeting in Scunthorpe on Friday of last week. Many workers were disappointed by the agenda.
Vestas bosses sacked the occupying workers in their plant in Newport, the Isle of Wight, this evening. The workers received letters informing them of their sacking without redundancy pay with their evening meal, which was one slice of pizza each.