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Lincolnshire health visitors strike over pay and to defend the service

Lincolnshire health visitors strike over pay and to defend the service Unite calculates that some health visitors have lost more than £2,000 a year since they were transferred from the NHS

Unite union launches probe into officials’ role in blacklist

Unite union launches probe into officials’ role in blacklist The unite union has announced the launch of an investigation into possible collusion by union officers in blacklisting

Reports round up: A victory to keep bleating on about in Kentish Town

Reports round up: A victory to keep bleating on about in Kentish Town Workers at Kentish Town Farm in north London are celebrating after the farm’s board quit and handed control over to workers and their supporters.

Reports round-up—Jobs fight at IT firm DXC

Reports round-up—Jobs fight at IT firm DXC Over 200 people joined a protest against US president Donald Trump’s threats to Iran last week.

Transport round-up—New strikes in airport fight

Transport round-up—New strikes in airport fight Disputes are continuing to hit Aberdeen and Glasgow airports, both owned by AGS Airports Limited.

Birmingham health workers vow to fight on after bosses vote to outsource their jobs

26 June 2019
Health workers in the West Midlands have vowed to keep fighting after bosses voted to press ahead with plans to privatise their jobs on Wednesday.

Industrial round up: ‘We want to stay in NHS’, say Birmingham workers

25 June 2019
Essex distribution staff ready to strike

Transport round up: Drivers walk out in a row over split shifts

25 June 2019
School drivers and assistants for disabled children in Hackney, east London, struck on Tuesday of this week.

Reports round-up - Sainsbury’s depot strike plan

18 June 2019
Almost 400 workers at the Sainsbury’s distribution depot in Waltham Point, north London, are set to strike for 24 hours from 6am on Thursday 27 June.

Ford workers vote in support of strikes to stop a jobs massacre in Bridgend

17 June 2019
Workers at Ford’s Bridgend plant have voted to support strikes to stop job cuts. Now there must be a united fight to stop the attacks everywhere, writes Charlie Kimber

Fightback needed to stop Ford bosses’ closure of Bridgend plant

06 June 2019
Ford bosses have announced plans to shut down their plant in Bridgend by September 2020. 

Transport round up: Lancashire bus drivers gear up for more pay strikes

04 June 2019
Around 300 bus drivers at Stagecoach depots in Chorley and Preston struck last Friday and Saturday as part of a long-running battle over pay.

Reports round up: 5,000 march for Scottish independence

04 June 2019
Climate rebels block main roads in Bristol city centre

Reports round up: Delivery drivers strike over over pay and hours

28 May 2019
New strikes in the NHS

Real fight needed at British Steel to save jobs

22 May 2019
Unions are calling for nationalisation, but winning that will take mass resistance.

Transport round-up—Stagecoach bus strike plan

21 May 2019
Stagecoach bus drivers in Preston and Chorley are preparing to strike again.

Reports round-up

21 May 2019
About 180 workers at the Sellafield nuclear reprocessing plant in Cumbria began a ten-day strike over pay on Sunday.

Liverpool hospitals equal pay vote

14 May 2019
Unite union members at the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen hospitals have voted by a large margin to strike for equal pay.

More action at Sellafield over poverty pay

14 May 2019
Security, cleaning and catering staff at Sellafield nuclear plant are planning to strike for a further ten days as part of their action over poverty pay.

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