16 May 2021
Unison union members followed their leaders recommendation to accept 4 percent. But the RCN says it will keep pushing for a better deal.
11 May 2021
Three quarters of people in Britain want bosses’ outrageous fire and rehire tactics scrapped. A poll conducted by Survation on behalf of the GMB union discovered that 76 percent of people believe the practice should be outlawed.
03 May 2021
The PCS union is to ballot Jobcentre members over the return to unsafe workplaces
01 May 2021
Solid strikes by more than 150 workers have won a commitment to unsocial hours payments
26 April 2021
Around 60 community centres, libraries, museums and sports venues are under threat
18 April 2021
The fight against bosses’ fire and rehire tactics requires a unified struggle argues Sophie Squire
13 April 2021
This week saw the final sacking of British Gas workers who had refused a 15 percent pay cut and other assaults.
12 April 2021
Many British Gas workers have expressed their anger and sadness after being sacked this week.
05 April 2021
Workers at aerospace parts firm SPS Technologies in Leicester continue a strike over fire and rehire cuts that will cost them up to £3,000 a year.
02 April 2021
British Gas workers are furious and frustrated after receiving bosses’ final ultimatum to sign a punitive new contract or face the sack.
29 March 2021
Around 200 workers at SPS Technologies in Leicester are striking over fire and rehire proposals.
29 March 2021
Disputes in Airedale, Cumberland and Birmingham need support
25 March 2021
The Scottish government’s offer to increase NHS pay by 4 percent has been met with fury by many health workers.
22 March 2021
Workers at Shrewsbury Colleges Group planned a three-day strike on Tuesday in defence of victimised NEU union rep John Boken.
16 March 2021
Fire and rehire is a weapon bosses are using to attack workers. Sophie Squire looks at why it’s being used
15 March 2021
BT workers could be moving towards their first national strike since 1987 over planned job cuts and site closures.
12 March 2021
British Gas workers began another solid four-day walkout on Friday in their long-running battle against fire and rehire.
05 March 2021
British Gas strikers have voted overwhelmingly to continue their strikes against bosses’ fire and rehire plans and returned to the picket lines on Friday.
01 March 2021
Workers are set to strike at the Coulport and Faslane naval bases on the Clyde from 12 March.
26 February 2021
Around 7,000 British Gas strikers returned to the picket lines on Friday after bosses offered them a new contract that was just a “rehash” of old proposals.