03 December 2019
A series of strikes has forced NHS England bosses and multinationals onto the back foot over privatisation and outsourcing. Gabby Thorpe reports on the latest fight in west London
12 November 2019
Over 1,000 health workers in the Home Counties plan to stage a two-day walkout against privatisation
09 November 2019
Tomáš Tengely-Evans looks at what a strike at a rehabilitation service says about the health service
15 October 2019
eCourier workers who are members of the Independent Workers’ Union of Great Britain (IWGB), struck for two days from last Thursday.
17 September 2019
Striking health visitors in Lincolnshire have refused to back down after a Tory council leader tried to dismiss their action.
14 September 2019
This time it really is the big one. Decades of struggles over the future of Royal Mail and the postal industry have all been leading towards this pitched battle.
12 September 2019
Cash-strapped hospitals will have to fork out a further £55 billion to banks and building companies, according to a report published on Thursday.
27 August 2019
Listeria outbreak is further proof that cuts kill
20 August 2019
Health workers in Bradford and Lincolnshire are stepping up the fight against poverty pay and outsourcing—and they need solidarity.
19 August 2019
It is good to see that health workers in Bradford have voted for an all-out strike against privatisation from Monday 26 August. (Socialist Worker, 14 August).
01 August 2019
The Unison union members at the Bradford Royal Infirmary are fighting bosses’ plans to outsource cleaners, porters and other support staff
29 July 2019
Anti-racists are demanding an immediate stop to the mass eviction threat facing up to 300 asylum seekers in Glasgow.
24 July 2019
The fight against NHS privatisation and low pay is hotting up this summer as health workers prepare for a spate of strikes.
19 July 2019
Catering and cleaning staff at a government department in the capital have walked out and say they won’t go back till they get what they want
16 July 2019
Porters, domestics and security staff at Bradford Teaching Hospitals Trust struck for seven days
04 July 2019
Two cases this week have exposed the fatal practices and profiteering at the heart of the criminal justice system.
02 July 2019
Strikers at Waltham Holy Cross school in Waltham Abbey, Essex, won a victory last week.
01 July 2019
Over 300 asylum seekers face being turned out onto the streets of Glasgow by multinational giant Serco. Alistair Farrow spoke to the tenants and activists on the frontline of resisting the evictions
28 June 2019
Outsourcer Elysium’s scheme to close Crossley Manor school in Merseyside shows the danger of running education for profit
25 June 2019
NEU union members at Waltham Holy Cross Primary School in Waltham Abbey, Essex, began a three-day strike on Tuesday of this week.