22 August 2013
Hundreds of workers at Hovis bakery in Wigan have called three week-long strikes against zero hour contracts.
11 June 2013
The BFAWU bakers’ union conference opened in Bridlington, east Yorkshire, last Sunday, with union president Ian Hodson calling for a general strike.
21 March 2013
Over 200 people met in Sheffield for a South Yorkshire Unite the Resistance conference on Saturday of last week.
07 August 2012
Members of the Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union (BFAWU) at Fox’s Biscuits factories in Batley and Kirkham are to be balloted for strikes. Workers have rejected plans to change their working terms and conditions.
14 February 2012
Around 800 food workers in the BFAWU union are balloting to strike over attacks on their terms and conditions at the Gunstones bakery in Sheffield.
19 July 2011
Bakers’ union Bfawu called off strikes it had planned at Burton’s foods in Blackpool after bosses challenged them under the anti-union laws.
15 June 2010
The Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union (BFAWU) held its annual conference this week.
15 December 2009
Over 100 members of the BFAWU bakers’ union at La Baguette Doree bakery in Barnsley held a four day strike last week.
16 July 2008
‘Stand up for workers’ rights’
‘I support any campaign along this line. Workers in the Bfawu bakers’ and food workers’ union, just like everyone else, are facing tough times.