Gig economy union saves outsourced cleaners at EY from redundancy after protests

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England Staff at three Lancashire hospitals to be balloted for strike action over outsourcing plans 2018-04-26 [Unite the union]

UNISON responds to Lord Darzi’s interim report on NHS funding 2018-04-26 [UNISON]

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Empty properties should be used to tackle the housing crisis say Usdaw delegates 2018-04-26 [USDAW]

Al Jazeera English journalists to strike over pay 2018-04-26 [Arab News]

Hundreds protest in defence of train guards 2018-04-26 [Morning Star]

Female postal delivery workers disproportionately affected by lack of toilets 2018-04-26 [Morning Star]

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Cammell Laird 'Broken Promise' 2018-04-26 [GMB]

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Gig economy union saves outsourced cleaners at EY from redundancy after protests 2018-04-25 [The Independent]

England Workers to carry out strikes in McDonald's branches, including in Watford 2018-04-25 [The Observer]

Rail strikes to cause travel chaos for five days in May 2018-04-25 [The Independent]

NUJ warns of national strike by BBC journalists angry at ongoing pay and conditions disputes 2018-04-24 [Press Gazette]

Scotland RMT confirms industrial action at Paisley and Dunfermline over CCTV safety threat 2018-04-24 [RMT]

England University of Bath agrees to reinstate living wage 2018-04-24 [UNISON]

CITB job cuts beset by confusion, warns Unite 2018-04-24 [Unite the union]

Usdaw launches a policy document on insecure work and under-employment 2018-04-24 [USDAW]

England Strike dates announced at Hull College Group in jobs row 2018-04-24 [UCU]

Police admit to collusion in blacklisting, paving the way for claims by up to 40,000 workers 2018-04-24 [The Canary]

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Shopworkers enforcing age-restricted sales need better protection say Usdaw delegates 2018-04-24 [USDAW]

NUJ members vote down subscriptions fee hike after union reveals budget surplus of £200,000 2018-04-23 [Press Gazette]

England Universal credit has been ruinous for workers up north, delegates hear 2018-04-23 [Morning Star]

UK is 74th state to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration 2018-04-23 [Education International]

Wales DM pledges to campaign for properly-funded S4C 2018-04-22 [NUJ]

Windrush debate report 2018-04-22 [CWU]

Usdaw President opens the 2018 Annual Delegate Meeting 2018-04-22 [USDAW]

Northern Ireland Belfast City Council defers their decision on extending Sunday trading, which Usdaw welcomes 2018-04-22 [USDAW]

ScotRail rolling stock leave for England leaving ScotRail short 2018-04-22 [TSSA]

England TIPPED OFF! TGI Friday's staff protest against bosses plans to share tips 2018-04-21 [Morning Star]

England Court of Appeal pay victory for Nottingham City Council employees 2018-04-21 [UNISON]

England Nissan to cut hundreds of jobs at main UK hub in Sunderland 2018-04-20 [CityA.M]

England Unite response to Nissan job reductions 2018-04-20 [Unite the union]

England Luton Airport passengers face flights chaos as strike ballots announced 2018-04-20 [Unite the union]

Launch shines light on value of designers 2018-04-20 [BECTU]

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World Bank recommends fewer regulations protecting workers 2018-04-20 [Guardian]

England Essex concrete dispute settled as deal reached 2018-04-20 [Unite the union]

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England London - RMT suspends strike action on Docklands Light Railway 2018-04-20 [RMT]

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