United Voices of the World
21 April 2020
UVW union members at St George’s University of London in Tooting are demanding Personal Protective Equipment
04 February 2020
Trade unionists rallied in solidarity with workers at a west London tax office last week. PCS union members at the HMRC office in Ealing picketed against its closure at the start of a half-day strike last Thursday and stayed out for a full day on Friday.
30 January 2020
Over 200 porters, cleaners and caterers have won their fight over pay, conditions and to be brought in-house.
28 January 2020
Security guards at St George’s medical school in south London struck for a further three days from Monday.
21 January 2020
Around 25 security staff at St George’s medical school in south London have unleashed a programme of 15 days of strikes as part of their battle to be brought inhouse.
14 January 2020
Security staff at St George’s University Hospitals Trust (SGUL) in west London started 15 days of strikes on Monday—and immediately faced police action.
17 December 2019
Test for bosses from Large Goods Vehicle examiners
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
Striking health workers staged a sit-in in the lobby of St Mary’s Hospital in west London
29 October 2019
Cleaners, porters and caterers from St Mary’s hospital in west London began 15 days of strikes on Monday demanding equality with NHS staff.
22 October 2019
Cleaners, security workers and caterers at University College London (UCL) have scored a victory.
17 September 2019
Up to 100 workers outsourced to Sodexo at St Mary’s hospital in west London began a strike ballot this week.
09 July 2019
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.
02 April 2019
Workers engineer a 24-hour walkout
22 January 2019
Outsourced workers at the Ministry of Justice and the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy walked out on Tuesday
18 September 2018
Cleaners across London have got bosses running scared.
04 September 2018
Civil service workers in the Ministry of Justice (MOJ) resoundingly rejected a pay proposal tied to cuts to terms and conditions last week.
08 August 2018
Two groups of mainly migrant workers are waging a fight against low pay in London.
29 May 2018
17 April 2018
Plus: Pay walkout hits Waltham Forest school, Orion workers celebrate as they win all demands and Barnsley strikes against academy bosses