ASLEF members on London Underground have voted overwhelmingly for strike action

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Northern Ireland Social Workers' union rally to back threatened staff in Northern Ireland 2017-09-19 [Belfast Telegraph]

UNISON cautiously welcomes government’s school funding rethink 2017-09-19 [UNISON]

ASLEF members on London Underground have voted overwhelmingly for strike action 2017-09-19 [ASLEF]

England London -Tube drivers vote 9-1 to strike over broken promises 2017-09-19 [Morning Star]

World rail union leaders condemn 'cowardly and contemptible' London attack 2017-09-19 [ITF Global Union]

Harriet Harman hits out at unions for backing decriminalised sex work 2017-09-19 [Guardian]

Brighton manslaughter duo get nine months 2017-09-19 [The Construction Index]

Boosting the power of workers should be Corbyn’s priority 2017-09-18 [Guardian]

Northern Ireland Union calls for support of teachers in tackling pupils' 'terror and war fears' 2017-09-18 [Belfast Telegraph]

Northern Ireland UK union chief Len McCluskey to liaise with Canadian unions over Bombardier jobs 2017-09-18 [Belfast Telegraph]

England Council lies mean Brum bin strike extended til Christmas 2017-09-18 [libcom.org]

England Refuse workers vote to continue bin strike 2017-09-18 [ITV]

Scrap the Cap 2017-09-18 [TUC]

Call for resignation over handling of Birmingham bin workers’ dispute 2017-09-18 [PA]

Slavery checks not fit for purpose at UK firms, report says 2017-09-18 [BBC]

England Just 1 Person On Duty When Bomb Went Off 2017-09-18 [Morning Star]

Public sector employment is at 70-year low, says GMB report 2017-09-17 [Guardian]

Scotland Union boss Len McCluskey backs Richard Leonard in battle for Scottish Labour top job 2017-09-17 [Sunday Post]

Re-think needed on workplace cancers, says TUC 2017-09-17 [TUC]

England Birmingham refuse workers rally amid blacklist accusations 2017-09-16 [Unite the union]

The TUC voted against decriminalising sex work. Here’s why it was the right decision 2017-09-16 [Left Foot Forward]

Crane operators threaten to escalate dispute to UK 2017-09-15 [RTÉ]

England 'Strike ahoy’ at new carrier’s Portsmouth base, warns Unite 2017-09-15 [Unite]

NUJ pays tribute to FT member Paul McClean 2017-09-15 [NUJ]

England Ball firmly in Birmingham council’s court, says Unite 2017-09-15 [Unite]

Open University should not be closed to Cubans 2017-09-15 [UNISON]

‘All NHS staff need a pay rise that’s above inflation,’ say RCM and NHS Unions 2017-09-15 [RCM]

Premier Inn owner quits ethical trade body after union row 2017-09-15 [Guardian]

1 in 3 British BME workers have been bullied, abused or singled out for unfair treatment, finds TUC poll 2017-09-15 [TUC]

England Sheffield jobcentre campaign continues with fifth week of strike action 2017-09-15 [PCS]

Scotland Power workers threaten strike action over “derisory” offer 2017-09-15 [The News]

England Union in High Court bid to block Birmingham bin workers losing their jobs 2017-09-15 [The Mail]

Education International launches campaign demanding justice for Ayotzinapa 43 2017-09-15 [NUT]

Whitbread ethical workplace code snub, a slap in the face for workers 2017-09-15 [Unite the union]

GMB Issues Dire Warning as ‘Toxic’ CETA Trade Deal Comes into Force 2017-09-15 [GMB]

Unions call for 3.9% pay rise plus £800 for a million NHS staff 2017-09-15 [Guardian]

FE pay claim: union writes to college heads asking for a decent pay rise 2017-09-14 [UNISON]

Inquest delivers “accidental death” verdict for Leyton building collapse case 2017-09-14 [SHP]

England Desperate Bid To Save Children's Centre 2017-09-14 [GMB]

England PCS to host Labour fringe on social security - Brighton at 5.30pm on Monday 25 September 2017-09-14 [PCS]

England Co-op Christmas deliveries under threat as Thurrock ‘disability sacking’ row escalates 2017-09-14 [Unite]

Cuba Solidarity Campaign launches appeal for victims of Hurricane Irma 2017-09-14 [NUT]

The future of EU workers is ‘a fight that’s too important to lose’ 2017-09-14 [UNISON]

Northern Ireland Tories under pressure as DUP backs Labour over NHS pay cap 2017-09-14 [Belfast Telegraph]

Northern Ireland Bombardier row: Politicians warn of 'alarming' trade dispute 2017-09-14 [BBC]

Minimum wage is leaving younger workers behind, warns TUC  2017-09-14 [TUC]

Government stating that police officers have had a 32% pay rise since 2010 is a joke – and is in fact a downright lie 2017-09-13 [Police Federation]

GMB Very Disappointed as TUC Congress Carries Motion Undermining Union Members Jobs and National Defence 2017-09-13 [GMB]

England Birmingham bin strike could extend into next year 2017-09-13 [Guardian]

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