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Diageo workers call off strike after bosses' new offer

Diageo workers call off strike after bosses new offer Around 1,500 workers at Diageo plants across Scotland were set to begin ten days of strikes over pay on Tuesday night but called them off after a new offer

Reports round up: Workers protest at Bakkavor foods as they prepare for strike

Reports round up: Workers protest at Bakkavor foods as they prepare for strike Up to 100 workers outsourced to Sodexo at St Mary’s hospital in west London began a strike ballot this week.

Asda workers say, ‘Give us a better deal’

Asda workers say, ‘Give us a better deal’ Asda supermarket workers held protests across Britain

Tata set to close its steel plant in Newport

Tata set to close its steel plant in Newport Tata steel has torn up promises it made just a year ago and announced the closure of its Orb electrical steels base in Newport, South Wales.

Health round up: Bradford bosses back off after all-out strike threat

Health round up: Bradford bosses back off after all-out strike threat The Unison union suspended an indefinite strike by health workers in West Yorkshire after bosses backed off from plans to outsource hundreds of jobs.

Asda workers speak out - bullying and threats add to anger over new contract

20 August 2019
Asda workers are furious at supermarket bosses’ plans to impose a punitive contract that would rip up their terms and conditions.

Angry Asda workers march against new contract

14 August 2019
Up to 1,000 Asda workers and their supporters marched in Leeds against the bosses' assault on workers' lives.

Local government unions start pay campaign

30 July 2019
Trade unions representing local government workers submitted a 10 percent pay claim last week.

Reports round-up

23 July 2019
Outsourced staff at three NHS trusts in north west England will strike for pay equality next week unless their employer Compass agrees to match NHS rates.

‘Clean bog then serve grub’

18 June 2019
Over 50 people joined a protest outside St George’s Hospital in Tooting, south London, last Friday.

GMB debates Brexit chaos

11 June 2019
Anger at austerity—and frustration that the Tories are still in office—ran through the GMB union conference

Local government round up: Women workers win gains in Glasgow

28 May 2019
The fight for equal pay at Glasgow City Council has reached a new chapter last week as workers began to receive details of their financial settlements.

Real fight needed at British Steel to save jobs

22 May 2019
Unions are calling for nationalisation, but winning that will take mass resistance.

Strike wins equal pay at Doncaster hospital

07 May 2019
A strike by health workers at Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has forced outsourcing giant Sodexo to give them NHS rates of pay.

Fighting the outsourcers

30 April 2019
Outsourced catering workers at two South Yorkshire hospitals plan to strike for three days a week for the whole of May.

Reports round up: A swan song for far right Anne Marie Waters

30 April 2019
 

Reports round up: Big protests for International Women's Day

12 March 2019
Newark strike to grind down bosses

Local government round up: Birmingham care workers fight on, bins strike paused

12 March 2019
Care workers in Birmingham are keeping up the fight for their jobs and the service with strikes set for this week.

United strike is just the ticket in traffic wardens’ fight for sick pay

01 March 2019
GMB union members at Tory-run Westminster and Wandsworth councils began a 48-hour strike for sick pay on Wednesday. And they plan a further two-day strike from Thursday of next week.

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