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Today's news - Northern Ireland

Natalie Fleming talks feminism, socialism and joining a trade union 2018-06-20 [Derry Journal]

Strike-hit students may get marks increased 2018-06-13 [BBC]

Anger over change to Border Force jobs 2018-06-01 [BBC]

Queen's University strike savings to fund student services 2018-05-24 [BBC]

Cullybackey: HK Dickey makes 48 staff redundant 2018-05-22 [BBC]

Shopworkers delighted as Belfast city councillors overwhelmingly reject extended Sunday trading 2018-05-18 [USDAW]

Usdaw protesters invite Belfast city councillors to a breakfast briefing ahead of a decision on extending Sunday trading 2018-05-18 [USDAW]

Fury at 'whitewash' review of Belfast leisure centres 2018-05-17 [BBC]

Belfast City Council does not appear to be taking the promised 'weekend summit' seriously says Usdaw 2018-05-09 [USDAW]

Derry people urged to attend massive May Day rally and march being planned for the city centre this weekend 2018-05-03 [Derry Now]

Coalition of women's and children's groups and trade unions demand `Childcare for All' 2018-05-02 [Irish News]

Parents make childcare equality call 2018-05-01 [BBC]

New menopause policy for police considered 2018-04-27 [BBC]

Maghaberry: Inmates asked to do work of prison staff 2018-04-30 [BBC]

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

Opinion is shifting decisively against longer Sunday trading in Belfast 2018-04-19 [USDAW]

Relaunch for 'older teachers' replacement scheme 2018-04-17 [BBC]

Brexit reopens old wounds 2018-04-16 [IPS]

Conductor 'indecently assaulted' on train 2018-04-16 [BBC]

PSNI chief slams UDA over threat to journalist 2018-04-11 [Belfast Telegraph]

Economy 'suffering from impasse at Stormont and Brexit uncertainty' 2018-04-11 [Belfast Telegraph]

Linwoods to make 90 workers redundant 2018-04-11 [BBC]

Head of Sport NI takes case for unfair dismissal 2018-04-07 [Irish Times]

Shirt factory workers in temporary lay-off 2018-04-06 [BBC]

UDA threat against Belfast journalist 2018-04-02 [BBC]

94% of shopworkers oppose extended Sunday trading in Belfast 2018-03-30 [USDAW]

Queen's University has 'toxic' management culture, survey suggests 2018-03-28 [BBC]

Health staff could miss out on pay deal 2018-03-22 [Belfast Telegraph]

Employment growth 'due to EU migrants' 2018-03-20 [BBC]

Health visitor shortage causing baby review backlog 2018-03-15 [BBC]

Kilroot closure: Council faces £1.3m loss in rates income 2018-03-14 [BBC]

'Shankill Saidie' earns Blue Plaque 2018-03-09 [BBC]

Policing Board employment case raises serious questions 2018-03-09 [Irish News]

Attacks on teacher pay must be resisted, conference hears 2018-03-10 [Irish News]

Queen's University students won't be compensated over strike 2018-03-10 [BBC]

Tayto and Moy Park fined over low wages 2018-03-09 [BBC]

Lecturer compensated £16,500 and gets job back after unfair dismissal 2018-03-03 [Armagh I]

PM must face down hardliners to protect Good Friday Agreement, says TUC 2018-03-01 [TUC]

Lecturers on strike at Queen's and Ulster universities 2018-02-22 [BBC]

Students back university staff in strike over pensions dispute 2018-02-22 [Belfast News Letter]

Lecturers on strike at Queen's and Ulster universities 2018-02-22 [BBC]

Lagan Construction Group: Firms set to enter administration 2018-02-20 [BBC]

Just six extra border force staff, says union 2018-02-15 [Belfast Telegraph]

Union issues children poverty warning 2018-02-15 [Belfast Telegraph]

Wrightbus: Up to 95 jobs under threat 2018-02-13 [BBC]

Women footballers claim their expenses are not being covered 2018-02-11 [RTÉ]

NUJ supports BBC Northern Ireland reporter intimidated by vigilante group 2018-02-07 [NUJ]

Williams Industrial Services: Nearly 150 jobs lost 2018-02-07 [BBC]

Low wages are blamed for shortage of hotel staff 2018-01-31 [Belfast Telegraph]

Catholics face higher unemployment than Protestants 2018-01-31 [Irish Times]

This month in labour history

13-06-1977 Police arrest 84 workers on the first day of a week-long mass picket of the Grunwick plant in north west London. [more]

18-06-1984 Mass violence by police at the Orgreave coking plant in South Yorkshire. 93 miners are arrested, dozens injured. [more]

22-06-1977 The first solidarity demo and mass picket supporting the Grunwick strikers is held [more]