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Unison union officials’ manoeuvres will undermine the elected executive

Unison union officials’ manoeuvres will undermine the elected executive Full time officials in the Unison union are trying to undermine elected lay members on the union’s governing body by refusing to carry out its decisions.

Low paid workers stage week-long pensions walkout at Dundee University

Low paid workers stage week-long pensions walkout at Dundee University Members of the Unison union at Dundee University struck for five days from Wednesday of last week in defence of their pensions

No delays—turn anger over NHS pay into united strikes

No delays—turn anger over NHS pay into united strikes Furious health workers are pushing unions to step up the fight after record-breaking votes to reject the Tories’ imposed 3 percent “pay rise”.

Stand with Paul Holmes + Glasgow protest + Uber strike

Stand with Paul Holmes + Glasgow protest + Uber strike Paul’s bosses at Kirklees council suspended him in November 2019.

NHS workers reject pay award—now it’s time for strikes

NHS workers reject pay award—now it’s time for strikes Over 90 percent of nurses in the RCN union have said no to the government’s insulting 3 percent offer.

TUC union conference—we need a fightback

TUC union conference—we need a fightback The TUC union federation congress this week heard plenty of denunciations of the government, but very little sign of a serious fightback.

Solidarity rally supports Paul Holmes + NHS pay battle taken to Sajid Javid

06 September 2021
Around 100 people joined a solidarity rally for victimised union rep Paul Holmes on Monday as his disciplinary hearing began.

Scottish council workers closer to a strike

06 September 2021
Scottish GMB union members in local government have moved closer to industrial action.

Solidarity with Paul Holmes

30 August 2021
Supporters of victimised union rep Paul Holmes are calling on trade unionists to join a solidarity lobby at the start of his disciplinary hearing.

Resistance needed as council cuts loom

30 August 2021
Councils in England, Wales and Scotland face huge budget deficits of almost £3 billion for the next financial year.

Vote for pay fight in the NHS and councils

24 August 2021
Workers across the public sector should unite against the Tories

Health workers say ‘strikes are only way’ to protect the NHS

08 August 2021
Furious health workers in England are readying themselves for industrial action as more unions ballot over the Tories’ meagre 3 percent pay rise.

Thousands of NHS staff begin voting on action over pay

03 August 2021
Thousands of health ­workers received online ballot papers this week asking them if they are ­prepared to take industrial action over pay.

Health workers rage at Tory pay insult outside Downing Street

30 July 2021
Around 200 health workers and their supporters joined a march to Downing Street on Friday to protest against the Tory pay insult.

NHS unions could ballot for strikes after pay insult

27 July 2021
Unions reacted furiously to the Tories’ measly 3 percent pay offer

Tories’ last minute pay offer is another insult to NHS workers

21 July 2021
The Tories wants to cut NHS workers pay. They rushed out a 3 percent pay offer to health workers in England on Wednesday after a day of shambles and chaos.

NHS workers say they want action to win on pay

20 July 2021
The Tories have delivered another blow to NHS workers. Now workers’ fury has to be turned into action for a 15 percent rise.

St Mungo’s strike ends + Barry Gravediggers + Tower Hamlets council + Weetabix

19 July 2021
Strikes at housing charity St Mungo’s have been called off

Fight GKN bosses + Clarks fire and rehire + Tower Hamlets council

05 July 2021
Fight GKN bosses, but not with nationalism

Study confirms health workers’ fears about low-grade masks

01 July 2021
A new study of health workers shows that wearing a high grade FFP3 mask can provide up to 100 percent protection against Covid-19.

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