Industrial strategy will only succeed with workers’ voices and more ambitious investment, says TUC

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New industrial plan ‘ignores workers’ 2017-01-24 [Morning Star]

Industrial strategy will only succeed with workers’ voices and more ambitious investment, says TUC 2017-01-24 [TUC]

Green Paper on Industrial Strategy: a good start and more work to do 2017-01-24 [touchstoneblog]

Unite calls for Transline investigation after modern slavery conviction 2017-01-24 [Unite]

Scotland Greggs manufacturing restructure puts 100 roles at risk at their Clydesmill bakery For more info 2017-01-24 [USDAW]

Weetabix industrial action put on hold as staff balloted on a revised offer 2017-01-24 [USDAW]

The Gender Pay Gap 2017-01-24 [NUT]

Sports Direct modern slavery brothers jailed 2017-01-23 [BBC]

RMT response to latest Tory attempt to ban strikes 2017-01-23 [RMT]

England RMT Southern Rail drivers action begins at midnight 2017-01-23 [RMT]

England Fellside CHP plant workers based at Sellafield plan to escalate industrial action 2017-01-23 [Unite]

England Unite urges Honeywell rethink over plans to shut award winning Chesterfield site 2017-01-23 [Unite]

England RMT Southern Guards action 'solid and absolutely determined' 2017-01-23 [RMT]

England UK helicopter production under threat, Unite warns MPs 2017-01-23 [Unite]

Len McCluskey - PM’s industrial strategy will reveal if Tories are really ready for Brexit 2017-01-23 [Unite]

England 6 x more Southern services are travelling without a OBS 2017-01-23 [RMT]

Union secures wages for support workers who worked unpaid for three months 2017-01-23 [Union News ]

Tory brings in Bill to ‘treat workers like galley slaves’ 2017-01-23 [Morning Star]

Textile firms paying UK workers £3 per hour, investigation finds 2017-01-23 [Guardian]

Rail workers could be banned from striking to protect people’s ‘right to get to work’ under plans to be considered by MPs 2017-01-23 [The Telegraph]

Brit Trade unionists gather for conference on ‘turning back the tide’ of Israel boycotts 2017-01-22 [Jewish Chrnicle]

Luke Tryl leads Ofsted - has hosted BNP's Nick Griffin and Holocaust-denying racist David Irving at Oxford Uni 2017-01-22 [GMB]

Plan to limit strike action gets first hearing in Parliament 2017-01-22 [Waltham Forest Guardian]

Violence and abuse top the agenda at Black members’ conference 2017-01-22 [UNISON]

Industrial strategy must give every part of UK better jobs and living standards after Brexit, says TUC 2017-01-22 [TUC]

Indian sailors stranded in Norfolk port by ‘modern-day slavery’ 2017-01-22 [Guardian]

Northern Ireland Teachers urged to end co-operation with school inspections 2017-01-21 [BBC]

Work report from London ready-meal factory 2017-01-21 [AWW]

England Ignore The Rhetoric – Strike Still On 2017-01-21 [RMT]

Black members’ conference stress importance of building the union 2017-01-21 [UNISON]

National Funding Formula for Schools 2017-01-21 [NUT]

Striking cabin crew enlist Marks and Spencer favourite Percy Pig in their battle against poverty pay 2017-01-21 [Unite]

England Huge Victory For Unpaid Support Workers 2017-01-21 [GMB]

Offer to settle Fujitsu dispute in Manchester to be put to Unite members 2017-01-20 [Unite]

Scottish council signs care charter 2017-01-20 [UNISON]

Man died on his way home from Job Centre 'after being found fit to work' 2017-01-20 [Independent]

Scotland Members vote in favour of package which keeps employment status after outsourcing battle 2017-01-20 [UNISON]

England Jaguar savaged by fine of almost £1 million after worker crushed 2017-01-20 [Unite]

Unite statement on 2022 World Cup stadium fatality in Qatar 2017-01-20 [Unite]

IFJ warns Trump against threats to press freedom 2017-01-20 [NUJ]

England GWR cleaners strike over ‘exploitative’ conditions 2017-01-20 [The Morning Star]

Scotland Bitter IT privatisation strike ends as unions accept council deal 2017-01-20 [The Herald]

Northern Ireland SIPTU President expresses regret at retirement of Martin McGuinness from public office 2017-01-20 [SIPTU]

Northern Ireland Schivo NI: 30 workers lose jobs at Derry-based aerospace firm 2017-01-20 [BBC]

Northern Ireland NI journalist quits union ruling body over Jamie Bryson membership 2017-01-20 [Belfast News Letter]

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England Husqvarna workers begin action short of strike in pay dispute 2017-01-20 [Unite]

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