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TradesUnionCongress 8h
The collapse of outsourcing giant Carillion symbolised the bankruptcy of the privatisation dogma. After footing a £150m bill, taxpayers can't afford another disaster like it. We need new independent bodies to shine a light on public service outsourcing.
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Unite: “It won't be until they put a shovel in the ground, we'll actually know whether its going to be built. It's disappointing for young people looking forward to actually starting work at .” > 's Wylfa nuclear project delay 'not a stop'
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The loss of 300 jobs at Cooper Tires at Melksham, Wiltshire has been blamed on ‘cheap Chinese tyre imports’ by Unite, Britain’s and Ireland’s largest union, today (Friday 18 January).
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Five reasons why young workers are getting a raw deal: 1. Higher job insecurity 2. Plummeting pay 3. Qualifications don’t pay 4. Forced to move to find better paid work 5. Not joining a union So join Unite to get a better deal:
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Unite: “Greg Clark needs to step up & recalibrate energy policy with a vigorous commitment to substantial gov funding for large-scale energy infrastructure” > 'Crisis' as 10,000 jobs killed after plans for nuclear power station put on hold >
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Unmesh Desai 3h
Our history remembered! Premiere of ⁦⁩ sponsored film ‘On The Docks’ ⁩ Docklands in ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦
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“If the worst comes to the worst and your male, then you can go up against a fence. But what about for female lorry drivers?” >> Ministers are ignoring the needs of lorry drivers in their planning for a potential Unite has warned
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Good article by that shows why Unite’s campaign to stop Carillion-style collapses is vital >> From roads in Scotland to hospitals in Liverpool, ’s collapse left a number of contracts at various stages of completion >>
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Unite: “It is the latest chapter in the sorry saga of recent UK policy” >> Britain could face electricity shortfall after pulls out of power deal, unions warn >> >>
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Too often bosses plead poverty & try to keep pay low. We are hitting back with new tools like our pay claim generator & monthly negtiating guides to help our members win a fair share of the wealth they create. Learn about Unite’s here:
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Unite: “These workers have been financially disadvantaged for years. The deal addresses these historic wrongs” >> Glasgow City Council reaches equal pay agreement >> >>
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Unite has launched a specialist helpline to assist migrant workers concerned about immigration issues as the UK leaves the European Union.
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Unite’s David Jeffery: “Graeme Steeples was a gentle, unassuming man who, despite his easy-going demeanour, was a tenacious & formidable representative for Unite members” > Well-known Bombardier worker and union rep who was 'everybody's pal' dies at 58 >
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Women we heard from say the lack of clean toilets, the supply of sanitary bins and shower facilities is a big issue. | on behalf of
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“If the worst comes to the worst and your male, then you can go up against a fence. But what about for female lorry drivers?” >> Ministers are ignoring the needs of lorry drivers in their planning for a potential no deal Brexit, Unite said today >>
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Unite the union has today (17 January) welcomed the announcement by Glasgow City Council to settle an equal pay dispute.
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Unite’s . writing in today’s on the launch of the union’s campaign: “The lack of clean toilets, the supply of sanitary bins & shower facilities is a big issue…This needs to be urgently addressed.”
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Unite the union has today (17 January) reacted with fury at the decision by Gemini Rail Services to serve notice on the Springburn depot initiating a forty-five day consultation period.
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Unite rep Darren Barber: “Graeme Steeples was a genuine man and an all-round good guy – and as a union rep he showed these attributes as well” >> Well-known Bombardier worker and union rep who was 'everybody's pal' dies at 58 >> >>
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Peter Hughes 23h
A devastating blow for the Welsh economy & North Wales. The infrastructure & future growth of Anglesey will be hugely hit. Theresa May & the UK government’s obsession with its disastrous Brexit strategy has failed Wales. Time for Energy to be devolved to
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