Workers in the UK put in £33.6 billion worth of unpaid overtime a year

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TUC head to warn European politicians of threat to EU workers if Brexit allows undercutting 2017-02-25 [TUC]

Workers in the UK put in £33.6 billion worth of unpaid overtime a year 2017-02-24 [TUC]

Northern Ireland Top union boss Len McCluskey slams austerity cuts during Belfast visit 2017-02-24 [irishnews.com]

Sign our petition against jobcentre closures 2017-02-24 [PCS]

Teachers’ Working Time Survey 2017-02-24 [NUT]

Unions sign landmark deal on civil service apprenticeships 2017-02-24 [PCS]

Protest at Argos’ ‘hidden cuts’ agenda by Unite members on Monday 2017-02-24 [Unite]

TUC head to warn European politicians of threat to EU workers if Brexit allows undercutting 2017-02-24 [TUC]

NUJ encourages media workers to take their breaks today 2017-02-24 [NUJ]

Building tomorrow together across the telecoms and financial services industries 2017-02-24 [CWU]

Unite demands government outlaws umbrella companies 2017-02-24 [Unite]

England RMT calls for urgent talks over role of the Guard on Southern 2017-02-24 [RMT]

Unite statement on meeting PSA chief executive officer over proposed Vauxhall takeover For more info 2017-02-24 [Unite]

Northern Ireland Stormont urged to act in wake of First Trust's branch closures blow 2017-02-24 [Belfast Telegraph]

John Lewis to axe 387 jobs amid 'structural change' 2017-02-24 [Belfast Telegraph]

We Worked Two Billion Hours Last Year for Free 2017-02-24 [Morning Star]

England Port of Liverpool workers set to ballot for industrial action 2017-02-24 [Liverpool Echo]

Hospice UK becomes latest employer to sign up to TUC’s Charter for helping terminally ill workers 2017-02-23 [TUC]

Unions and Government in bid to secure British jobs in proposed Peugeot takeover 2017-02-23 [Belfast Telegraph]

England Role Of The Guard and Introduction Of Doo - Merseyrail 2017-02-23 [RMT]

England RMT to hold protests over poverty pay at Liverpool’s Adelphi 2017-02-23 [RMT]

England 'Line in the sand’ needs to be drawn as privatisation engulfs London’s King’s College Hospital, says Unite 2017-02-23 [Unite]

Scotland NUJ welcomes 100 new jobs at BBC Scotland and Local News 2017-02-23 [NUJ]

Unison fights challenge to rerun election 2017-02-23 [Morning Star]

Northern Ireland First Trust to close half its branches 2017-02-23 [BBC]

England Unions stand together in fight to stop hospital cuts 2017-02-23 [timesandstar]

Women are making trade unions relevant again 2017-02-22 [Guardian]

Ask your MP to help reinstate sacked equality staff 2017-02-22 [PCS]

England RMT Southern Guards standing firm this morning 2017-02-22 [RMT]

England Unite statement on Mount Vernon Hospital, Barnsley 2017-02-22 [Unite]

Splashing Billions On Free Schools 'Utter Madness' 2017-02-22 [GMB]

England Topshop Depot Walkout Over 'Workhouse' Conditions 2017-02-22 [GMB]

Gatwick Airport workers to vote on strike action in long-running 'poverty pay' dispute 2017-02-22 [Standard ]

'Keep Leytonstone Jobcentre open' demand protestors against 'savage' welfare cuts 2017-02-22 [Waltham Forest Guardian]

Now Gatwick Airport workers are being balloted for strike action over 'poverty pay' 2017-02-21 [City AM]

Tube strike: RMT union announces maintenance workers have voted in favour of walkout 2017-02-21 [The Independent]

RMT takes SOS 2020 campaign to Scottish Labour Party Conf 2017-02-21 [RMT]

Unite heartened by MPs’ exchanges backing Vauxhall workers 2017-02-21 [Unite]

BMW pension talks set to continue as threat of industrial action remains, warns Unite 2017-02-21 [Unite]

Response to Pensions Green Paper 2017-02-21 [GMB]

England London - Tube fleet maintenance workers back strike action 2017-02-21 [RMT]

England Planned closure of The London Studios is a betrayal of staff, says BECTU 2017-02-21 [BECTU]

England Gatwick workers to ballot for strike action over poverty pay 2017-02-21 [Unite]

‘No backsliding’ on number of visits to families by health visitors, says Unite 2017-02-21 [Unite]

GM’s U.K. Workers Could Regret Voting for Brexit 2017-02-21 [Fortune]

Ethical Trading Initiative pulls out of the Dhaka Apparel Summit 2017  ActNOW!  2017-02-21 [ETI]

Digitisation and the future of work - what it means for unions 2017-02-21 [touchstoneblog]

England Southern Rail and ASLEF to meet for secret peace talks 2017-02-21 [ITV]

Teacher Recruitment and Retention 2017-02-21 [NUT]

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This month in labour history

10-02-1972 30,000 Birmingham engineers go on strike in solidarity with striking miners. Thousands of them march to Saltley Gate coke depot, overpowering police to shut the gates. [more]

17-02-2006 Royal Mail workers in Belfast return to work after a successful wildcat strike against victimisation [more]