20 July 2021
Most of the colleges that passed the thresholds demanded by anti-union laws did so with yes votes of over 80 percent
13 July 2021
Bosses have shown the first signs of failing resolve, with a sudden proposal to talk
07 July 2021
The People Before Profit group launched an updated Covid emergency programme to defend workers rights—and a call to action—in an online rally on Tuesday.
29 June 2021
Members of the UCU union are organising to unite the struggle for better pay and conditions across all of further and higher education
29 June 2021
Failed education secretary Gavin Williamson wants to end the system of pupil ‘bubbles’ even as coronavirus cases soar. Sophie Squire talked to school workers who now fear the worst
21 June 2021
The pay gap between college and school teachers currently stands at £9,000 a year
09 June 2021
Workers at the University of Leicester began a three-day strike on Wednesday over job cuts.
07 June 2021
UCU union members at the university of Liverpool were set to take four more days of strike this week
31 May 2021
UCU union members at the University of Liverpool continued to strike this week to stop the compulsory redundancies of staff in our Health and Life Sciences faculty.
25 May 2021
The university has ranked workers to justify making some staff redundant.
21 May 2021
University workers and students are organising against Tory plans to slash funding for arts subjects by 50 percent.
10 May 2021
Workers at the University of Liverpool are set to stage three weeks of strikes to defend jobs. The action by nearly 1,300 UCU union members will see walkouts between 24 to 28 May, 1 to 4 June and 7 to 11 June.
03 May 2021
The PCS union is to ballot Jobcentre members over the return to unsafe workplaces
12 April 2021
College lecturers across Scotland plan a further two‑day strike in a continuing dispute over the replacement of lecturers with instructors on lower pay and with worse conditions.
13 March 2021
I was not shocked to discover that recent research has found almost all young women in Britain have experienced sexual harassment.
09 March 2021
Education unions have rightly said the Tories’ “big bang” reopening of schools in England is reckless.
09 March 2021
Workers at the University of East London were set to strike on Wednesday of this week, but the action was postponed
07 March 2021
A full return to schools and colleges in England this week will contribute to the deaths of tens of thousands more people by spreading Covid-19.
24 February 2021
Delegates defied their general secretary to back a motion calling on the union to instruct members not to enter unsafe workplaces
22 February 2021
UCU union members at the University of East London staged a two-day strike this week in a fight to save jobs + Chichester College