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NHS workers would strike + Sage action + BT ballot + Courts battle

12 January 2021
The majority of Scottish nurses are willing to strike due to being “burnt out and undervalued” and suffering from bullying during the coronavirus crisis.

British Gas workers begin strike to stop fire and rehire assault on conditions

07 January 2021
Centrica, British Gas’s parent company, wants to cut pay, terms and conditions by firing workers and rehiring them on the worse contracts

NHS pay rise delayed + workers’ action round-up

05 January 2021
Health secretary Matt Hancock has outrageously announced that the promised pay rise for health workers has been “unfortunately delayed”.

Active strike at DHL, and action coming at British Gas

21 December 2020
Striking Unite union members at DHL Supply Chain in Liverpool disrupted production at the Distribution centre on Monday.

School closes on health grounds after pressure from union members

16 December 2020
Fighting school by school isn't enough, A stronger national response from unions is needed.

More Action in education + Sainsburys strike called off + British Gas workers + Beis staff + Biscuit makers

15 December 2020
 UCU union members at Brighton university began a two-day strike on Tuesday of this week to defend jobs. The action follows two walkouts last week, and a 24-hour strike earlier this month. Bosses want to impose compulsory redundancies in the IT department.

Pay fight at Alstom sites + Glasgow guards + Doncaster bins victory + Driving examiners ballot + Heartless at Heartlands

08 December 2020
Over 20 strikers gathered outside the rail maintenance depot in Longsight, Manchester last Thursday evening.

LETTERS - Don’t be demoralised, get organised at work instead

07 December 2020
It is easy to get demoralised with politics in Britain given the strength of the populist right and the weakness of the Labour Party.

Sunak savages workers as Tories signal new austerity assaults

25 November 2020
Although it is just the beginning, it is a clear signal that the Tories want working class people to bail out a system in crisis.

British Gas workers to launch strike ballot against fire and rehire

24 November 2020
Workers at British Gas are to hold a strike ballot over the threat to fire and rehire 20,000 people.

Fighting Serco on the Caledonian Sleeper and over Birmingham jobs

12 October 2020
Workers on the Caledonian Sleeper overnight train service staged a solid 48-hour strike from Sunday, to demand bosses take health and safety seriously.

Struggle on Serco’s Caledonian Sleeper + Heathrow strike vote + Bus drivers fight sign on scheme + Yodel pay

05 October 2020
Railway workers began their first 48-hour strike for safe working conditions on the Caledonian Sleeper last Sunday.

Reports round up: Workers at Burton’s won’t let bosses take the biscuit

22 September 2020
Workers at Burton’s won’t let bosses take the biscuit

Brighton council battle over terms and conditions

14 September 2020
Workers at Brighton and Hove City Council’s building maintenance department struck for five days last week in a dispute over terms, conditions and sick pay.

Bosses take the biscuit but can't dodge strikes

14 September 2020
Workers who make Wagon Wheels and Jammie Dodgers plan further walkouts over pay.

Damning new report blasts the GMB union

08 September 2020
Britain’s third largest trade union is “institutionally sexist” and “bullying, misogyny, cronyism and sexual harassment are endemic”, according to a lawyer’s report published last week.

Metroline bus drivers in revolt at new sign-on system  

01 September 2020
Under remote signing on, drivers would not report to a depot but would meet their bus and begin work at a location such as a bus stop

Resistance to ‘fire and rehire’ threat at BA and British Gas

25 August 2020
British Airways (BA) workers could be moving closer to strikes to defend their jobs, wages and redundancy pay.

Reject Centrica blackmail on jobs and pay cuts

21 July 2020
Centrica, The owner of British Gas, will tell thousands of workers to accept new conditions, including no extra overtime pay, or risk losing their jobs.

Leaders of major unions to step down amid jobs onslaught

20 July 2020
The leaderships of the three biggest trade unions in Britain are up for election—and there will be an intensified debate about class struggle and resistance.

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