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Round-up: GKN + Uber + UAL cleaners + GOSH + Royal Mail Llanelli

Round-up: GKN + Uber + UAL cleaners + GOSH + Royal Mail Llanelli Strikes at the GKN Automotive factory in Birmingham have been suspended. The workers were due to begin strikes on Monday against plans of parent company Melrose GKN to close the factory.

Round-up: Serco Sandwell, Weetabix, G4S, Alpha, Skanska victimisation, and more

Round-up: Serco Sandwell, Weetabix, G4S, Alpha, Skanska victimisation, and more  Disputes involving members of the GMB, Unite, IWGB and UCU unions

Reports round-up: Reject deal at JDE coffee plant

Reports round-up: Reject deal at JDE coffee plant Workers’ beautiful resistance at BCM

Uber gives with one hand, takes away with the other

Uber gives with one hand, takes away with the other Taxi service Uber has revealed that it will cut the pay of some of the workers that have been at the company for the longest.

DVLA pickets stand firm despite management intimidation + Bolt drivers revolt + Norwich council

DVLA pickets stand firm despite management intimidation + Bolt drivers revolt + Norwich council Strikers at the Driver, and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) defied bosses’ threats and kept up pickets during their four-day walkout last week.

Deliveroo strikers won’t let bosses take them for a ride

Deliveroo strikers won’t let bosses take them for a ride Deliveroo riders in many parts of Britain struck and rallied on Wednesday demanding workers’ rights, enhanced safety and an end to poverty pay.

Deliveroo set for roovolt by delivery workers

05 April 2021
Deliveroo food delivery workers are set to strike on Wednesday this week.

SPS Technologies + Deliveroo + Goodlord + Wilko

29 March 2021
Around 200 workers at SPS Technologies in Leicester are striking over fire and rehire proposals.

Uber taxi drivers hail bosses’ concessions, but vow to fight for more

17 March 2021
Taxi service Uber will now class its 70,000 drivers in Britain as workers with rights to the minimum wage, holiday pay and pensions.

UEL strike off for talks + UCL + DVLA + Deliveroo + Safety in courts

09 March 2021
Workers at the University of East London were set to strike on Wednesday of this week, but the action was postponed

Pay fight at Alstom sites + Glasgow guards + Doncaster bins victory + Driving examiners ballot + Heartless at Heartlands

08 December 2020
Over 20 strikers gathered outside the rail maintenance depot in Longsight, Manchester last Thursday evening.

Sheffield delivery workers strike +Optare+Glasgow train guards+Richie Venton settlement win+Alstom strike

01 December 2020
Delivery workers in the IWGB union in Sheffield struck on Wednesday of last week to demand a living wage and an end to unfair sackings. 

Scotrail+Justice for Ricky Reel+Delivery workers strike+Vote Paul Holmes+BT and Beis ballots

23 November 2020
Guards on Scotrail are preparing for their first day of strikes over abuse of disciplinary procedures.

Turn out for Paul Holmes + Battling the outsourcers

16 November 2020
Members of the Unison union have just over a week left to return their votes in the general secretary election.

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

09 November 2020
 Facebook cleaning workers who work for the outsourcing company To Go have won the London living wage off the back of protests.

Workplace roundup: strike call at The Doctors Laboratory+Mcr airport+The Grange+The Giant agency

12 May 2020
Medical couriers that transport Covid-19 samples on behalf of NHS pathology contractor The Doctors Laboratory (TDL) are to ballot for strikes.

Striking to secure end to outsourcing

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.

University workers strike powerfully together—and prepare the next wave of action

04 December 2019
IWGB and UCU union members marched chanting, “Two strikes, one fight!” and, “UCL you’re out of time – outsourcing is a crime”

Steel workers march in Newport AND unions round up

15 October 2019
eCourier workers who are members of the Independent Workers’ Union of Great Britain (IWGB), struck for two days from last Thursday.

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