England Merseyrail strike over driver-only trains has ‘rock solid’ support

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PM must prove Britain’s influence at G20 by winning agreements to improve workers’ lives, says TUC 2019-07-07 [TUC]

Post-Brexit industrial strategy needs ‘flesh on the bones’, says Unite 2017-07-24 [Unite]

Wales Torfaen's MP and AM to join Bron Afon workers striking over pay cuts 2017-07-24 [The Argus]

31 July pay up in HMRC - PCS members’ stories 2017-07-24 [PCS]

Universal pardons for those convicted of homosexual offences, says Unite, on the 50th anniversary of 1967 Act this week 2017-07-24 [Unite]

Public sector staff work £11bn unpaid overtime a year, says GMB union 2017-07-24 [The Independent]

England Merseyrail strike over driver-only trains has ‘rock solid’ support 2017-07-23 [The Telegraph]

New documents reveal true extent of breakaway miners’ cooperation with Thatcher 2017-07-23 [The Independent]

Frances O'Grady: There's nothing Luddite about banning zero-hours contracts 2017-07-23 [New Statesman]

Top BBC women demand immediate action on gender pay gap 2017-07-23 [Sky News]

Northern Ireland Teachers took 28,000 sick days last year because of stress 2017-07-22 [Belfast Telegraph]

Boris: Stop ignoring human rights in Turkey 2017-07-22 [UNISON]

Cumhuriyet journalists face trial in Turkey 2017-07-22 [NUJ]

Pension deal highlights need for law reform 2017-07-22 [NUJ]

EU citizens: UNISON returns to Parliament to defend members 2017-07-22 [UNISON]

England Teesside University bans trade union from meeting about professors' futures 2017-07-21 [UCU]

Dismay and determination as BT pensions review formally announced 2017-07-21 [CWU]

Wales MPs unite in support of Usdaw members affected by the proposed closure of Tesco Cardiff call centre 2017-07-21 [USDAW]

MoD repeating mistakes of the past on contract 2017-07-21 [PCS]

'Double Bite' Of Austerity As Pension Age Rises 2017-07-21 [GMB]

England GSK announces change in investment strategy that threatens UK job losses, warns Unite 2017-07-21 [Unite]

TUC hits out at increase of apprentices paid below the minimum wage 2017-07-21 [TUC]

England Government abandons electrification - Midland Main Line - Great Western Line - Lake District 2017-07-21 [ASLEF]

ATL comment on maths for 16- to 18-year-olds 2017-07-21 [ATL]

England ASLEF meets DfT about the Southern Rail dispute 2017-07-20 [ASLEF]

Delayed action on inequality at BBC 'dereliction of duty' 2017-07-20 [NUJ]

Higher education: Government urged to get a grip on vice chancellor salaries 2017-07-20 [UNISON]

Why all women need to know what their colleagues earn 2017-07-20 [Guardian ]

Reality Check: The gender pay gap 2017-07-20 [BBC]

Woman’s Hour host Jane Garvey says female presenters must demand more after shocking gender pay gap exposed at BBC 2017-07-20 [Mirror]

The BBC pay gap reveals an ugly truth 2017-07-20 [CNN]

BBC salaries report reveals broadcaster could face sex discrimination suits, lawyers warn 2017-07-20 [The Independent ]

31 July: pay up in HMRC 2017-07-20 [PCS]

After 7 years of pay cuts, I'm not proud to be a prison officer anymore 2017-07-20 [Stronger Unions - TUC]

Matt Wrack on firefighting and Grenfell For more info 2017-07-20 [FBU]

Cash boost call for mental health nursing by Unite 2017-07-20 [Unite]

Wales Senedd tears up key parts of hated Tory Trade Union Act 2017-07-20 [Morning Star]

England London - Royal Opera House members seek 4% increase 2017-07-20 [BECTU]

Government response to EBacc consultation 2017-07-20 [NUT]

'Genuine Schools Funding Increase Welcome - But Not From Staff Cuts' 2017-07-20 [GMB]

BECTU turns spotlight on low pay as BBC names top earners 2017-07-20 [BECTU]

England Theatre staff at Warrington and Halton Hospital NHS Trust vote overwhelmingly for industrial action in four-year dispute 2017-07-20 [Unite]

Wales Usdaw welcomes a House of Commons debate on the closure of Tesco Cardiff call centre 2017-07-19 [USDAW]

Firefighters' union warns report 'must not be a smokescreen for cuts' 2017-07-19 [FBU]

Pension age hike risks creating second-class citizens, says TUC 2017-07-19 [TU]

British Airways cabin crew extend strike action by a further two weeks 2017-07-19 [Unite]

Pension age change another blow to public sector workers, says UNISON 2017-07-19 [UNISON]

publication of salaries paid to stars at the BBC must not be used to undermine public service broadcasting 2017-07-19 [NUJ]

Prisons: government wins high court bid to ban industrial action 2017-07-19 [The Guardian]

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This month in labour history

11-07-1977 20,000 join a national day of action in support of Grunwick strikers [more]

17-07-1974 The strike of 400 mostly Asian women workers at Imperial Typewriters in Leicester is called to an end. [more]