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Today's news - Northern Ireland

Industrial action threat over leisure centre outsourcing 2019-02-15 [GMB]

Labour market may be at 'turning point', research suggests 2019-02-11 [BBC]

Muckamore Abbey: 'Insufficient evidence' to suspend nurses 2019-02-11 [BBC]

NUJ welcomes Belfast ruling on protection of sources 2019-02-07 [NUJ]

Pharmaceutical firm Sangers-AAH to cut 50 Belfast jobs 2019-01-29 [BBC]

Fears for hundreds of jobs linked to Northern Ireland Housing Executive 2019-01-29 [Belfast Telegraph]

Business, farmers, unions and voluntary sector take Brexit worries to Westminster 2019-01-28 [Belfast Telegraph]

Business, farming, trade union and community leaders travel to London to urge party leaders to avoid no-deal Brexit 2019-01-28 [irishnews.com]

Delivery workers fearful after van hijackings in Derry 2019-01-26 [Irish Times]

Nurses could be left out of pocket despite getting a pay rise 2019-01-22 [Belfast Live]

GMB condemns car bomb attack 2019-01-21 [GMB]

Call for lifting of death threat to Belfast journalist 2019-01-21 [Irish Times]

NUJ demands lifting of death threat to Belfast journalist 2019-01-18 [NUJ]

Proposal to outsource Craigavon leisure centre threatens unacceptable cost to communities and staff 2019-01-17 [Unite the union]

National Association of Head Teachers to consult on strike action 2019-01-17 [BBC]

Marks and Spencer to close Junction outlet after dip in shoppers at retail village 2019-01-16 [Belfast Telegraph]

'Appalling' Comments After Giraffe Deaths 2019-01-13 [GMB]

Northern Ireland teachers ‘worst paid in UK and the Republic’ 2019-01-10 [Belfast News Letter]

Unions call for major review of education system 2019-01-10 [BreakingNews.ie]

School principals 'hounded and stalked on social media' 2019-01-10 [BBC]

Unions demand action as schools face ‘unprecedented funding crisis’ 2019-01-07 [Belfast Telegraph]

Jobs market 'shining light' for economy 2019-01-01 [BBC]

Industrial action by binmen may hit festive collections 2018-12-21 [Belfast Telegraph]

Health staff to receive letter about pay offer 2018-12-20 [BBC]

SIPTU collective agreement will ensure good jobs for George Best Hotel workers 2018-12-20 [SIPTU]

Belfast Telegraph and Sunday Life journalists to vote on industrial action 2018-12-11 [Irish Times]

Journalists left on police bail for months say they feel like 'pawns in state attack on press freedom' 2018-12-05 [Press Gazette]

Ulster University to review stance on trade unionist's election bid 2018-12-05 [BBC]

Bail extension for No Stone Unturned journalists 'a travesty of justice' 2018-12-01 [NUJ]

NI Police Federation boss rubbishes Brexiteer border plan 2018-11-28 [Irish News]

Midwives to take action over pay row 2018-11-28 [Belfast Telegraph]

'It’s us today, tomorrow it could be you' - No Stone Unturned 2018-11-23 [NUJ]

Government Minister Washes Hands Of Bombardier Job Losses 2018-11-23 [GMB]

Vacancies in engineering sector offer solace to axed Bombardier workers 2018-11-23 [Belfast Telegraph]

NHS pay dispute could still see strike action even after pay offer 2018-11-23 [Belfast Live]

Health staff can get pay rises of more than 1% 2018-11-23 [BBC]

Nearly 500 job losses at aircraft company Bombardier 2018-11-22 [RTÉ]

Bombardier announces 490 redundancies in Northern Ireland 2018-11-21 [Unite the union]

Unfairly dismissed woman gets £11,000 2018-11-16 [BBC]

'Northern Ireland midwives to be consulted on industrial action' 2018-11-16 [RCM]

GMB Demands Answers From Bombardier 2018-11-14 [GMB]

Teachers at Belfast school to strike over 'working culture' 2018-11-13 [BBC]

Task force is formulated to tackle social worker abuse 2018-11-12 [Belfast Telegraph]

Trade unions warn of possible health service strike over pay 2018-11-12 [Irish News]

RCN consult Northern Irish members on industrial action over pay deal 2018-11-12 [Nursing in Practice]

Teachers to go on strike at St Patrick's Primary School, Belfast 2018-11-12 [BBC]

Premature baby parents 'need extra maternity leave' 2018-11-12 [BBC]

Ombudsman denial sparks demand for lifting of prosecution threat against journalists 2018-11-09 [NUJ]

Glen Dimplex Portadown workers to strike for 48 hours after talks break down over 27p raise 2018-11-09 [Belfast Live]

Nurses to ballot on all-out strike over pay 2018-11-07 [Belfast Telegraph]

This month in labour history

10-02-1972 30,000 Birmingham engineers go on strike in solidarity with striking miners. Thousands of them march to Saltley Gate coke depot, overpowering police to shut the gates. [more]

17-02-2006 Royal Mail workers in Belfast return to work after a successful wildcat strike against victimisation [more]