19 January 2016
Lambeth library workers have voted overwhelmingly to strike to save ten libraries under threat from the south London Labour council’s cuts.
19 January 2016
UCU Left supporters urge a vote for Mandy Brown as the union’s vice president. Elections for UCU’s national executive committee (NEC) run from 1 to 26 February.
15 December 2015
Postal Workers Day | NSL traffic wardens walk out in Brighton | Arriva Trains Wales workers strike in Chester | Lambeth library workers to ballot over cuts | Yorkshire Nazis met with protest | Medway bus bosses get a Christmas gift | L&G insurance workers’ strike on the cards | Waiters tipped for ME Hotel protest
10 November 2015
Over 500 people marched against library closures by Labour-run Lambeth council in south London last Saturday.
15 September 2015
Vauxhall in south London is changing. Skyscrapers full of luxury flats that may never be lived in are being built along the banks of the Thames. Meanwhile ordinary Londoners struggle to find affordable housing. A drive for profit lies behind the madness, writes Simon Basketter
27 January 2015
Lambeth College workers in south London have scored an important victory in a dispute which saw them strike for 42 days. They spoke to Sadie Robinson about their experience
21 January 2015
Workers at Lambeth College in south London have overwhelmingly voted to accept a new offer and return to work. The UCU union members began an indefinite strike on Monday of this week against hated new contracts.
19 January 2015
Workers at Lambeth College have forced a new offer from bosses in a bitter row over new contracts. They began an indefinite strike against the contracts, which slash sick pay, cut holidays and impose longer working hours, today, Monday.
16 January 2015
Workers at Lambeth College in south London are preparing to begin an indefinite strike on Monday of next week. They have called a solidarity rally for 12 noon on the day–and are appealing for everyone who can to get there.
13 January 2015
Lambeth College workers began a three-day strike on Tuesday of this week in a battle to defend their contracts.
07 January 2015
Lambeth College workers began a two-day strike today, Wednesday, in a battle to defend their contracts.
16 December 2014
Workers at Lambeth College began a three-day strike on Monday of this week in the latest escalation in their battle against hated new contracts.
09 December 2014
Workers at Lambeth College began a two-day strike on Tuesday of this week—and students struck in their support.
02 December 2014
The rhythm of struggle is picking up again at Lambeth College, reports Sadie Robinson
27 November 2014
Workers at Lambeth College have called a one-day strike for Thursday of next week. They plan a two-day strike the following week and a three-day strike the week after if bosses don’t back down.
16 September 2014
Workers at Lambeth College have overwhelmingly voted to re-ballot for further industrial action to fend off bosses’ attacks.
26 August 2014
Workers at Lambeth College remain in dispute over hated new contracts.
15 July 2014
Strikers at Lambeth College have returned to work. The UCU union members had been on indefinite strike since 3 June at the south London college against hated new contracts.
08 July 2014
Workers at Lambeth College have unanimously rejected a new offer from management and voted to return to work.
08 July 2014
Workers at Lambeth College were meeting to decide the next moves in their indefinite strike as Socialist Worker went to press.