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British Gas workers return to strikes to beat back bosses’ assault

28 January 2021
The new contract means an hourly rate 15 percent lower than agreed rates

‘Bosses made a mistake picking on us,’ say British Gas workers ahead of further strikes

24 January 2021
Thousands of British Gas workers are preparing for another week of strikes in their fight against bosses’ fire and rehire plans.

British Gas workers take to picket lines over ‘fire and rehire’

20 January 2021
British Gas workers burnt new contracts on Wednesday as they began a fresh round of strikes

‘Fire and rehire will be the norm if we don’t fight,’ says British Gas striker

19 January 2021
Thousands of British Gas workers were set to strike on Wednesday and Friday this week, and Monday next week.

Turn anger over NHS pay into effective action

18 January 2021
It’s urgent that the heath unions step up campaigning to win a pay rise for all NHS workers.

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.

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