The gig is up - Trade unions tackling insecure work

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Workers' solidarity networks - experiences from west London 2017-06-26 [AWW]

Wales Teacher recruitment levels 'bordering on crisis' 2017-06-26 [BBC]

The gig is up - Trade unions tackling insecure work 2017-06-26 [TUC]

TSSA conference raises concerns about police security 2017-06-26 [TSSA]

‘Back soft Brexit,’ trade unions urge Labour 2017-06-25 [The Guardian]

Frances O’Grady on insecure work: ‘the heartbreaking bit is they think it’s normal’ 2017-06-25 [The Guardian]

Concern that new Brexit minister supports removing asbestos laws 2017-06-25 [Unite]

Scotland Chivas Brothers workers back strike action in dispute over pay 2017-06-24 [BBC]

NUT, FBU , ATL warn Government of current fire risks in schools 2017-06-24 [NUT]

Blog - Jeremy’s agenda is our agenda 2017-06-24 [UNISON]

Usdaw negotiates a 10.5% pay rise at Tesco as the company sees an upturn in profitability 2017-06-24 [USDAW]

Battle continues against ‘restrictive and draconian’ Trade Union Act 2017-06-24 [UNISON]

Schools increasingly using unqualified staff to cover teacher absence 2017-06-24 [NUT]

Unite calls for end of public sector pay restraint to mark European public services day 2017-06-23 [Unite]

PCS is encouraging members to support the anti-austerity demonstration in London on 1 July 2017-06-23 [PCS]

Brexit vote anniversary arrives with no proper plan to make it a success for working people, says TUC 2017-06-23 [TUC]

End Pay Pinch on European Public Services Day 2017-06-23 [GMB]

Conference pledges mental health support for members 2017-06-23 [UNISON]

Hospital Worker Suspended For Rolling Trouser Leg Up On Hottest Day 2017-06-23 [GMB]

Conference backs range of measures to build on general election result 2017-06-23 [UNISON]

England NEC statement on Finsbury Park terror attack 2017-06-23 [PCS]

England More strikes at College of North West London 2017-06-23 [UCU]

NAO report reinforces call for public cash for future energy projects, says Unite 2017-06-23 [Unite]

National delegate conference hails inspiring speech from Jeremy Corbyn 2017-06-23 [UNISON]

Aviation authority urged to block British Airways leasing Qatari aircraft to cover strike 2017-06-23 [Unite]

Health and safety is no laughing matter 2017-06-23 [Guardian]

England Unions aren’t to blame for the Southern Rail situation. They’re trying to help 2017-06-23 [touchstoneblog]

Brexit vote anniversary arrives with no proper plan to make it a success for working people, says TUC 2017-06-23 [TUC]

England RMT confirms a further three days of strike action on Arriva Rail North in guards' safety dispute 2017-06-22 [RMT]

RMT confirms new strike date on Southern Rail 2017-06-22 [RMT]

ASLEF response to Gibb report 2017-06-22 [ASLEF]

Petition calls on business secretary to ‘hurry up’ and ban rip off restaurant tip scams 2017-06-22 [Unite]

Building a national housing consensus and homes for all 2017-06-22 [UNISON]

Unions demand ‘urgent reassurances’ on school fire safety after Grenfell blaze 2017-06-22 [Schools Week]

Unions call for 'urgent' clarity on fire-proof cladding and sprinklers in schools 2017-06-22 [TES]

England A firefighter who attended Grenfell tower has written this 2017-06-22 [Rank and File]

Scotland Freight firm workers to strike over claims of 'assault and bullying' by bosses 2017-06-22 [The Evening Times]

England Birmingham council refuse workers to strike over job losses and ‘bullying culture’ 2017-06-22 [Unite]

Unite seeks action after sharp fall in construction inspections revealed 2017-06-22 [Unite]

Firefighters' union has to be core participant in Grenfell inquiry, MPs told 2017-06-22 [FBU]

England ASLEF ballot - Southern Rail 2017-06-22 [ASLEF]

Unite seeks answers after Crewe crane fatality 2017-06-22 [Unite]

Brittany and Great Britain: a historical relationship strained by Brexit 2017-06-22 [Equal Times]

Grenfell exposes the true face of deregulation 2017-06-22 [TUC - Stronger Unions]

Constantly on call: Life in insecure work 2017-06-22 [TUC - Touchstone Blog]

Northern Ireland GPs plan to withdraw services to deal with workload 2017-06-22 [BBC]

Northern Ireland Ulster University nurse training fund 'cut by almost £1m' 2017-06-22 [BBC]

Unite official who lost to Len McCluskey in leadership race 'sacked' 2017-06-22 [Guardian]

Low wages are 'return to pre-industrial Britain', says Bank economist 2017-06-22 [Guardian]

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This month in labour history

13-06-1977 Police arrest 84 workers on the first day of a week-long mass picket of the Grunwick plant in north west London. [more]

18-06-1984 Mass violence by police at the Orgreave coking plant in South Yorkshire. 93 miners are arrested, dozens injured. [more]

22-06-1977 The first solidarity demo and mass picket supporting the Grunwick strikers is held [more]