Unions announce 48-hour strike in Wood Group dispute

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Unions announce 48-hour strike in Wood Group dispute 2016-07-29 [BBC]

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HMRC cleaners striking over pay: 'They've treated us appallingly' 2016-07-28 [The Guardian]

England Hinkley Point nuclear power station plans 'set to get go-ahead' 2016-07-28 [The Independent]

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Tata Steel fined £1.98million for safety failings after two workers suffer serious hand injuries 2016-07-27 [Builder and Engineer]

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Scotland Oil Workers Strike Over Shell’s Proposed Cuts 2016-07-27 [WSJ]

England Three New Employers In Avery Equal Pay Claim 2016-07-27 [GMB]

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England ‘Pay parity’ victory at Fawley oil refinery over ‘half pay’ for foreign workers 2016-07-27 [Unite]

England Leeds bus strike suspended as 1,000 workers vote on a new pay deal 2016-07-26 [Unite]

TUC supports North Sea strikers 2016-07-26 [TUC]

Scotland Industrial Action Ballot At North Lanarkshire Council 2016-07-26 [GMB]

England GMB Questions Academy Trust Financial Management 2016-07-26 [GMB]

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Brit TUC publishes 5 tests the UK Prime Minister must meet before triggering Article 50 2016-07-26 [TUC]

Oil platform workers to stage historic strike on North Sea 2016-07-26 [UNI Global Union]

Scotland Passengers hit by fresh disruption as rail strikes continue 2016-07-25 [The Scotsman]

Scotland North Sea oil workers refuse to work overtime ahead of strike 2016-07-25 [STV]

EU acts against exploitation of migrants - Bit late 2016-07-24 [touchstoneblog]

Unions seek City support for review of Sports Direct working conditions 2016-07-23 [Guardian]

England Powering ahead for Yorkshire and the Humber’s energy intensive industries 2016-07-23 [touchstoneblog]

press_1 Share on Facebook Tweet This Share on Google+ ITF backs RMT and Unite action and calls on Wood Group to compromise 2016-07-23 [ITF Global Union]

ITF joins commemoration of Tolpuddle martyrs 2016-07-23 [ITF Global Union]

Virgin workers to be balloted for strike action 2016-07-23 [iTV]

Sports Direct staff 'not treated as humans', says MPs' report 2016-07-23 [BBC]

New government must reverse the trend towards NHS privatisation 2016-07-22 [UNISON]

Powering Ahead – a Strategy for Sustainable Industry 2016-07-22 [touchstoneblog]

New government can make UK a global leader in green jobs, says TUC 2016-07-22 [TUC]

RMT ballot on Virgin East Coast over growing threat to jobs and safety 2016-07-22 [RMT]

Damning verdict on industrial-scale abuse at Sports Direct must herald end of zero hours 2016-07-22 [Unite]

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