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Sunak savages workers as Tories signal new austerity assaults

Sunak savages workers as Tories signal new austerity assaults 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.

Rolls Royce plan shut down of Barnoldswick plant —only a united response can save jobs

Rolls Royce plan shut down of Barnoldswick plant —only a united response can save jobs Strikers at Rolls-Royce need urgent solidarity from across the labour movement after bosses announced a Christmas lockout on Wednesday.

Optare manufacturing strikers escalate their strikes to win higher pay

Optare manufacturing strikers escalate their strikes to win higher pay  Workers at bus manufacturer Optare, near Leeds, have upped the ante in the fight for higher pay.

Rolls-Royce strikers are fighting for jobs

Rolls-Royce strikers are fighting for jobs Workers at the Rolls‑Royce plant in Barnoldswick, Lancashire, are continuing their fight against bosses’ plans to slash 350 jobs.

Fighting for jobs and pay at Heathrow and Rolls-Royce

Fighting for jobs and pay at Heathrow and Rolls-Royce Workers at Heathrow Airport Ltd are set to strike in a dispute over plans to fire and rehire 4,000 workers on vastly reduced pay. Strikes to save jobs continue at Rolls-Royce.

More victories for cleaners + Stop attacks on McKenzie + 40,000 balloted in BT + Bin workers’ fight in Doncaster

More victories for cleaners + Stop attacks on McKenzie + 40,000 balloted in BT + Bin workers’ fight in Doncaster  Facebook cleaning workers who work for the outsourcing company To Go have won the London living wage off the back of protests.

Strikers battle for jobs at Barnoldswick Rolls-Royce plant

06 November 2020
Workers in Lancashire have begun three weeks of strikes to save hundreds of jobs.

Barnoldswick battle to stop 350 job losses

04 November 2020
Barnoldswick battle to stop 350 job losses

Reports round-up—Optare strikers keep up the struggle for pay justice

04 November 2020
 

Battles for jobs at Hoyer Petrolog and Rolls-Royce Barnoldswick

26 October 2020
Fuel tanker drivers employed by Hoyer Petrolog UK are set to strike on Monday, Wednesday and Friday of next week. Roll-Royce workers are set for three weeks of strikes

Bus manufacturing workers strike in major battle over wages

26 October 2020
Workers at a bus manufacturer near Leeds are fighting against bosses’ “false promises and outright lies” over pay. 

Fights for jobs by tanker drivers and at Rolls-Royce

20 October 2020
Fuel tanker drivers employed by Hoyer Petrolog UK have overwhelmingly voted for strikes over job cuts.

Battle on for safety after London bus driver’s death

12 October 2020
London bus workers were furious last week as driver Kofi Opoku died from Covid-19.

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.

Ford Bridgend closure is a warning of the need for resistance

28 September 2020
Friday of last week marked the final day of engine production at Ford’s Bridgend plant in South Wales.

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

Protest tells Manchester bus bosses not to go ahead with attacks

14 September 2020
The Unite union is fighting attacks on conditions and victimisation

Massive surge in virus cases shows Tory failures

08 September 2020
Britain recorded an ­enormous rise in coronavirus cases on Sunday. Some 2,988 people tested positive, compared to 1,813 on Saturday—a rise of over 50 percent.

Doctors reveal systematic failure to deal with Covid-19 in workplaces

06 September 2020
A group of doctors is arguing that workplaces are now the frontline in the battle against Covid-19—and hazardous working conditions are responsible for mass outbreaks.

Heathrow prepares mass ‘fire and rehire’ to force through pay cuts

03 September 2020
Heathrow Airport Holdings (HAL) has told workers they must take pay cuts of up to 20 percent or face mass job losses.

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