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Fox's Biscuit workers to ballot

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.

Bakers ballot to stop attacks

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.

Burton's strike off after bosses threat to use anti-union laws

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.

Bakers' union conference

15 June 2010
The Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union (BFAWU) held its annual conference this week.

Barnsley bakers strike to save dough

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.

Voices for the Charter

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.

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