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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.

Birmingham bins strike sees strong fightback and solidarity

22 February 2019
Bin workers in Birmingham have staged two powerful strikes over discrimination by council management.

Reports round up: London Overground workers take on bosses

19 February 2019
A breakthrough at South Western rail?

Fights against outsourcing bosses

19 February 2019
A national day of action has been called on 26 February against outsourcing.

Reports round up: Civil service workers could ballot for national strikes

05 February 2019
Food workers declared victory last week as bosses backed off from threats about public holiday working.

Outsourced workers fight to win sick pay at Kingston Hospital

05 February 2019
Hundreds of outsourced health workers in south west London are demanding that multinational ISS gives them sick pay.

Solid strike in Camden as traffic wardens fight NSL outsourcers over pay

05 February 2019
Strikers in Camden are “fully determined to fight and achieve what we deserve” in their pay battle against ­outsourcing giant NSL.

‘The company treats us like dogs,’ say striking Wandsworth traffic wardens

31 January 2019
GMB union members in the Tory-run south London borough began their second 48-hour strike for sick pay on Thursday

Wandsworth traffic wardens aren’t waiting to act over sick pay

24 January 2019
GMB union members in the Tory-run borough began a 48-hour strike on Thursday.

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