8 stores closed today as Lloyds Pharmacy workers strike continues

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SIPTU Threatens Strike At Respond Housing Association 2018-08-21 [98 FM]

Eighth Day Of Strike Action For Lloyds Pharmacy Workers 2018-08-19 [FM104]

RAP workers vote for strike action 2018-08-18 [The News]

SIPTU workers vote for strike at RAP in Gweedore 2018-08-18 [Highland News]

Striking Lloyds pharmacy staff ‘will not give up’ fight 2018-08-18 [The Times]

Lloyds Pharmacy stores closed as staff go on strike 2018-08-18 [The Irish Times]

LloydsPharmacy staff continue strike over pay and zero-hour contracts 2018-08-18 [The Irish Examiner]

8 stores closed today as Lloyds Pharmacy workers strike continues 2018-08-18 [The Journal]

Ryanair to Resume Irish Talks Seen as Key to Ending Wider Strike 2018-08-17 [Bloomberg]

Union accuses Lloyds Pharmacy of distorting vote on pay and conditions 2018-08-17 [The Irish Times]

Union anger as chief executive pay rises by 11% in a year 2018-08-15 [The Irish News]

'We can't rule out further strikes': Ryanair and union reps meeting today in a bid to avoid further travel chaos 2018-08-13 [The Journal]

Further strikes due at Lloyds Pharmacy 2018-08-11 [The Irish Times]

Mandate trade union seeks meeting over future of House of Fraser Dundrum 2018-08-11 [The Journal]

It’s rubbish when things get in the way of your holiday, but the rights of Ryanair pilots are more important than your week in the sun 2018-08-11 [The Independent]

Pope Francis visit 2018: Security firms slammed for paying staff BELOW minimum agreed wage for work 2018-08-10 [Irish Mirror]

Section 39 workers call for pay restoration in line with HSE staff 2018-08-10 [Highland Radio]

SIPTU secure proposal to end precarious work for home helps in the community sector 2018-08-10 [SIPTU]

Former officers enticed to rejoin military 2018-08-10 [irishexaminer.com]

Dublin-based Ryanair pilots begin fifth day of strike action 2018-08-10 [irishexaminer.com]

Northern Ireland 'Substantial' sum paid to former Ilex staff 2018-08-10 [BBC]

Hair stylist fired for anxiety gets €7k: Apprentice returned from sick leave to be told she was a liability 2018-08-09 [irishexaminer.com]

Northern Ireland Newry, Mourne and Down Council workers to vote on industrial action 2018-08-09 [BBC]

More than 500 asylum seekers have been granted work permits 2018-08-09 [Irish Times]

Ryanair cancels 20 flights on Friday 2018-08-08 [BBC]

Ryanair pilots in Germany call 24-hour strike, joining Ireland, Belgium and Sweden 2018-08-08 [RTÉ]

Ryanair acceptance of third party assistance is positive, says Fórsa 2018-08-07 [Fórsa]

Three quarters of CUH emergency department staff suffer burnout 2018-08-07 [Irish Examiner]

Talks between Ryanair and Dublin pilots to get underway this week 2018-08-07 [Irish Examiner]

'A very poor standard': Calibre of Defence Forces recruits ‘reduced’ 2018-08-07 [Irish Examiner]

Northern Ireland Western Trust spends £27m on locum and agency staff 2018-08-07 [BBC]

Ryanair requests third-party mediator in face of more pilot strikes 2018-08-05 [Airline Geeks]

Dunnes Stores anti-apartheid strikers honoured with award 2018-08-04 [Irish Times]

Ryanair proposes mediation in pilot strikes row 2018-08-04 [Saudi Gazette]

Ryanair pilots to strike for fifth time as dispute between the airline and its workers continues 2018-08-03 [The Sun]

SIPTU Big Start Campaign calls for real investment in childcare 2018-08-02 [SIPTU]

Ryanair says it will meet union next week 'once no further strikes called' 2018-08-02 [The Journal]

Unions call for urgent meeting with Irish Ferries to discuss pay plans for 'WB Yeats' 2018-07-31 [Irish Examiner]

Ryanair chief O'Leary's pugilistic stance on unions could backfire 2018-07-31 [The National]

Liebherr Killarney staff given notice of three-day week 2018-07-30 [RTÉ]

Siptu 'expels hundreds of ESB members' for allegedly transferring from another union 2018-07-29 [The Journal]

Squalor, poor pay and bully-boy tactics 2018-07-29 [The Irish Independent]

Lloyds Pharmacy strikes: staff reject proposals 2018-07-27 [The Irish Times]

Ryanair executive claims Aer Lingus pilots to blame for ongoing strikes 2018-07-27 [The Irish Times]

270 Lloyds Pharmacy workers staging Dublin strike today 2018-07-27 [The Irish Examiner]

Ryanair directly employed Irish pilots call fourth one-day strike 2018-07-26 [Canadian Labour Reporter]

Paddy Power workers awarded €750-€1,000 each for denial of rest breaks 2018-07-26 [Mandate]

Bank of Ireland tipped to cut up to one in five jobs in shake-up 2018-07-26 [Irish Independent]

Opinion: Ryanair must stand strong against strikers 2018-07-26 [Irish Times]

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This month in labour history

1-08-1837 Baptism of Mary Harris “Mother” Jones (birthdate unknown). Labour organizer & cofounder of the Industrial Workers of the World. [more]

12-08-1907 Police kill two strikers on Falls Road in Belfast during dock strike that united Protestants and Catholics. [more]

15-08-1913 Dublin newspaper boys attack delivery vans after 40 of their colleagues are sacked for organising at the Irish Independent. [more]

26-08-1913 Members of the Irish Transport and General Workers Union in Dublin go on strike for union recognition. The response of the employers is a city-wide lock-out. [more]

26-08-1913 The start of the Dublin Lockout as about 20,000 workers are locked-out by employers trying to break their union. [more]

28-08-1913 Jim Larkin is arrested for 'seditious speaking' on the third day of the Dublin transport strike, but released later in the day. [more]

29-08-1913 Jim Larkin burns a government proclamation banning public gatherings, in front of a meeting of 10,000 workers [more]

30-08-1913 James Connolly is sentenced to three months in prison for incitement, as the Dublin strike continues. [more]

30-08-1913 Two workers, John Byrne and James Nolan, are beaten by police in separate attacks, and both die of their wounds in hospital. [more]