17 May 2019
Striking home workers are celebrating after Birmingham City Council seems to have backed off from attacks on their jobs.
14 May 2019
A seven-day strike by social care support workers in Merseyside has brought their bosses to the negotiating table.
24 April 2019
Labour has pledged to end the scandal of developers converting office blocks into flats if it wins the next election
02 April 2019
Bin workers at Angus council, in the east of Scotland, have announced 16 strike days against plans to implement a punishing split-shift system.
31 March 2019
A scandal over access to a communal play area has raised wider questions about the ownership of public space under capitalism, writes Alistair Farrow
07 March 2019
Heather Wakefield, author of a new report, said, “Austerity is shrinking women’s lives.”
19 February 2019
Jenny is glad she lives in a different London borough to the one she works in. That’s because Jenny is a traffic warden, and the abuse she suffers would make her fear leaving her home.
12 February 2019
Around 1,000 people joined a protest against library service cuts in Chelmsford
12 February 2019
Striking traffic wardens aren’t giving up on their fight for better pay—despite an insulting offer from bosses.
07 February 2019
Strikers in Camden took their message directly to the Labour-run local authority’s swanky headquarters on Thursday.
29 January 2019
Working class people everywhere have been hit hard by Tory cuts.
20 December 2018
A council worker suspended from his job for criticising Israel has been reinstated.
20 November 2018
Homecare workers at Birmingham City Council are set for a five-day strike. More solidarity from other workers can help them to win, says Sarah Bates
04 November 2018
London boroughs are sending people to live on industrial estates in Harlow, Essex.
30 October 2018
Protest demands Salford council funds nurseries
23 October 2018
02 October 2018
Thousands of workers in Glasgow council are preparing for strikes over equal pay.
18 September 2018
Kirklees bin workers, members of the Unison union, have voted to start an indefinite strike
11 September 2018
Home care workers in Birmingham are determined to win their battle to defend services, as their dispute should become a focus for the trade union movement.
04 September 2018
Borough councils in Northamptonshire overwhelmingly voted to effectively dissolve themselves last week.