Carillion: time for government to act, says TUC

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England Jersey Royal potato crop could be hit by shortage of EU workers 2018-01-16 [Guardian]

Report on UK's reliance on EU workers 'must be published urgently' 2018-01-16 [Guardian]

End of the Fourth Estate as we know it? 2018-01-16 [Scottish Left Review]

Northern Ireland Carillion confirms staff will be paid, says union 2018-01-16 [BBC]

England Cammell Laird workers vote to strike over pay dispute 2018-01-16 [Wirral Globe]

Give our NHS the cash it needs NOW: 12 trade unions in unprecedented plea to Jeremy Hunt for emergency funds 2018-01-16 [Mirror]

Do you work more than 39 hours a week? Your job could be killing you 2018-01-16 [Guardian]

Carillion crisis deepens amid scramble to save jobs after firm collapses 2018-01-16 [Guardian]

TSSA call strike at Cross Country Trains for Friday 26 January 2018-01-16 [TSSA]

TSSA pushes hard for all Carillion contracts to be brought into public ownership 2018-01-16 [TSSA]

Feel undervalued? Tell us more 2018-01-16 [UNISON]

31 January protests to say we all deserve a pay rise NOW 2018-01-16 [PCS]

Carillion’s collapse has shown the true face of privatisation 2018-01-16 [UNISON]

Migration and Labour in west London 2018-01-15 [AWW]

England RMT calls on London Mayor to take Carillion’s London rail contracts into direct TfL ownership 2018-01-15 [RMT]

States workers urged to reject public-sector overhaul 2018-01-15 [The Evening Post]

PCS calls for Carillion contracts to be taken in-house 2018-01-15 [PCS]

Carillion’s collapse is terrible for staff and the taxpayer, says UNISON 2018-01-15 [UNISON]

RMT demands that Network Rail withdraw attack on Carillion workforce as they prepare to meet this afternoon 2018-01-15 [RMT]

Asda workers face pension cuts 2018-01-15 [Morning Star]

Proposed pension changes will hit lowest paid university staff 2018-01-15 [UNISON]

England Picturehouse dispute continues in 2018 2018-01-15 [BECTU]

Government must stop employers exploiting migrant labour, says TUC 2018-01-15 [TUC]

England GE bosses to be probed on 1,100 proposed job losses in Midlands 2018-01-15 [Unite the union]

ASLEF calls for a public inquiry into the collapse of Carillion 2018-01-15 [ASLEF]

Northern Ireland Chief nursing officer says emergency departments 'not in crisis' 2018-01-15 [BBC]

Labour MP calls for a shorter working week to stop people ‘working themselves into the ground’ 2018-01-15 [Morning Star]

Thousands of jobs at risk as Carillion goes into liquidation 2018-01-15 [Guardian]

Carillion collapse must not mean `business as usual', warns Unite 2018-01-15 [Unite the union]

RMT hits out at latest North Sea decommissioning scandal 2018-01-15 [RMT]

Unite calls for urgent inquiry into feared Carillion collapse 2018-01-15 [Unite the union]

Carillion: time for government to act, says TUC 2018-01-15 [TUC]

RMT demands immediate protection and guarantees for workers caught in Carillion collapse 2018-01-15 [RMT]

Carillion on the brink - Administrators drafted in prompting fears for 43,000 jobs 2018-01-14 [Guardian]

England Protest held outside ‘wage theft’ Aqua restaurant in Bristol 2018-01-14 [The Post]

England Workers at Stamford engineering company in ‘massive vote’ for strike action 2018-01-14 [The Business Desk]

Crops may rot in fields as workers abandon Island 2018-01-14 [The Post]

Thousands of low-paid Asda workers worse off under pension changes, say unions 2018-01-14 [The Daily Mirror]

Northern Ireland Health service cannot keep relying heavily on agency staff, says chief nursing officer 2018-01-14 [irishexaminer.com]

Carillion: Urgent talks on construction firm's future 2018-01-13 [BBC]

RMT calls on Government to give assurances to workforce caught in Carillion financial crisis 2018-01-13 [RMT]

Why labour movements in the UK and US need to build their own ‘special relationship’ 2018-01-13 [The Conversation ]

Northern Ireland Sinn Féin and SDLP call for return of 50:50 PSNI recruitment 2018-01-12 [Irish Times]

Worker exploitation has to stop at Aqua Restaurants Group, says Britain's largest trade union 2018-01-12 [Morning Star]

Government urged to block ‘predatory’ and ‘destructive’ GKN takeover bid For more info 2018-01-12 [Unite the union]

Carillion - The company that runs Britain is near to collapse 2018-01-12 [Guardian]

Carillion (construction and outsourcing giant) must not keep loyal workforce in the dark 2018-01-12 [Unite the union]

‘Free protesters and trade unionists,’ UNISON urges Iran 2018-01-12 [UNISON]

Govt Must Protect Carillion Jobs 2018-01-12 [GMB]

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