2017 has been a bleak year for living standards, says TUC

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TSSA apologises to Virgin West Coast Passengers 2017-12-15 [TSSA]

Ryanair moves towards recognise pilot unions 2017-12-15 [BBC]

PCS members to strike over compulsory relocations and redundancies 2017-12-15 [PCS]

Ryanair will start recognising pilot unions to avoid massive Christmas time strikes 2017-12-15 [Independent]

Families with stable jobs at risk of homelessness in Britain, report finds 2017-12-15 [The Guardian]

Government failing in its bid to tackle modern slavery, audit report finds 2017-12-15 [Independent]

Northern Ireland Teachers have 'no basis' to suspend action over pay 2017-12-14 [Irish News]

Northern Ireland Delayed pay rise for NHS staff finally on its way 2017-12-14 [CSP]

UK membership of Euratom post-Brexit is ‘a must’, says Unite 2017-12-14 [Unite the union]

Equality Network Newsletter December 2017 2017-12-14 [TUC]

10th anniversary of educational programme that has helped more than 7,000 migrant workers 2017-12-14 [Unite the union]

UK Over Reliant On Russian Gas 2017-12-14 [GMB]

Unite urges festive revellers to spare a thought for your waiter: ‘tip in cash this Christmas’ 2017-12-14 [Unite the union]

Bombardier reassures unions on C-series jets 2017-12-14 [RCI]

Productive meeting between Bombardier and Canadian and Irish unions 2017-12-14 [Unifor]

Bombardier unions expect protracted trade dispute with Boeing over C Series 2017-12-14 [Canadian Labour Reporter]

England Hundreds refuse to cross picket line in wildcat Crossrail strike 2017-12-14 [libcom.org]

Crossrail staff stage solidarity strike 2017-12-14 [Morning Star]

England Blackpool aerospace workers will kick-start the new year with Unite 2017-12-14 [Unite the union]

Pilot medical rules on HIV and other conditions should be reviewed 2017-12-14 [BALPA]

Festive Food Prices Shoot Up 2017-12-14 [GMB]

England North Yorks FBU win historic decision as fire authority reverse cuts to firefighter numbers 2017-12-14 [FBU]

2017 has been a bleak year for living standards, says TUC 2017-12-13 [TUC]

England RMT announces strike action on South Western Railway and Greater Anglia in separate disputes over guards and safety 2017-12-13 [RMT]

England Unions claim victory after pay deal ends Arriva bus strikes 2017-12-13 [The Echo]

Firm ordered to pay over £420,000 for unlawful attempts to ‘induce’ workers to give up rights 2017-12-13 [Unite]

Corporate spying revelations raise fresh blacklisting questions 2017-12-13 [Morning Star]

Bombardier meets with its unions as U.S. Commerce Department decision looms 2017-12-13 [CFJC]

UK average wage growth undershoots inflation again squeezing real incomes 2017-12-13 [Independent]

RMT action goes ahead on Friday on Virgin West Coast in fight over pay justice 2017-12-13 [RMT]

Absence of seasonal cheer at Picturehouse means more action 2017-12-13 [BECTU]

National Postal Workers Day 2017-12-13 [CWU]

Disabled members response to Phillip Hammond’s comments 2017-12-13 [UNISON]

Northern Ireland MPs to question Boeing over Bombardier trade row 2017-12-13 [BBC]

Furious parents told by teachers' union 'we're not a child-minding service' as schools closed for second snow day 2017-12-13 [Mirror]

England Sheffield leisure centre fined over chemical leak 2017-12-13 [BBC]

Local government unions urge chancellor to fund pay 2017-12-12 [UNISON]

UK inflation rate at near six-year high 2017-12-12 [BBC]

UNISON responds to latest inflation figures 2017-12-12 [UNISON]

Cost of Christmas will increase pressure on family budgets, says TUC 2017-12-12 [TUC]

Fire union calls for 'compromised' Grenfell expert to stand down 2017-12-12 [Guardian]

Somalian journalist killed by car bomb 2017-12-12 [NUJ]

Statement on Reports of the Slave Trade in Libya 2017-12-12 [NUT]

Know your workplace rights in cold weather 2017-12-12 [PCS]

Scotland RMT members on Orkney Ferries vote overwhelmingly for action in fight for pay justice 2017-12-12 [RMT]

Fighting For Asda Members 2017-12-12 [GMB]

Pilots repeat concerns following European Commission announcement that EU flights could cease to operate from UK 2017-12-12 [BALPA]

Surveillance firms spied on campaign groups for big companies, leak shows 2017-12-12 [Guardian]

Tuesday's strike action called off after new pay offer by Arriva 2017-12-12 [Wirral Globe]

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