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Inflation fall shows Bank was right to hold off interest rate rise, says TUC [TUC] 2018-05-23

How trade unions are gearing up for the fourth industrial revolution - 150 years after the first TUC meeting in Manchester [The Evening News] 2018-05-20

England TGI Fridays staff go on strike in UK's first dispute over tipping [The Guardian] 2018-05-19

Growth in homeworking has stalled [TUC] 2018-05-19

Tiny IWGB union finds crowdfunding slingshot in David and Goliath battle with Deliveroo [The Independent] 2018-05-18

Don’t be fooled by Deliveroo’s share handout – 30,000 workers are excluded from its success [The New Statesman] 2018-05-18

Scotland Could trade unions have the answer to poor mental health? [CommonSpace] 2018-05-18

Deliveroo couriers union raises almost £10,000 in one day for legal challenge [IWGB] 2018-05-18

Union victory: Al Jazeera English staff wins ground-breaking pay deal [IFJ] 2018-05-17

England Appalling working conditions sparks Amazon worker protest [UNI Global Union] 2018-05-16

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Conference calls for a wide-ranging survey of abuse in the civil service 2018-05-23 [PCS]

Wales TSSA respond to Keolis/Amey Welsh rail takeover 2018-05-23 [TSSA]

‘Bonkers’ government hubs plan condemned by PCS conference 2018-05-23 [PCS]

Universal Credit is causing a hostile environment for thousands of families 2018-05-23 [Unite the union]

Families £900 Worse Off After Brexit Vote 2018-05-23 [GMB]

PCS resolves to use all available means to defend redundancy pay 2018-05-23 [PCS]

BMA backs court case amid fears companies could be handed GP budgets 2018-05-23 [Pulse]

Inflation fall shows Bank was right to hold off interest rate rise, says TUC 2018-05-23 [TUC]

England Strike action over the bank holiday due to go ahead at Luton Airport 2018-05-23 [Unite the union]

GDPR and health and safety representatives 2018-05-23 [TUC]

Theresa May has only met me once, TUC boss tells journalists 2018-05-23 [Total Politics]

Government was too slow to spot Carillion's trouble brewing – MPs 2018-05-23 [The Guardian]

A new PSA brilliantly captures the frustration of being a woman in the workplace 2018-05-23 [qz]

RCM Wales calls for more support for women around smoking in pregnancy and obesity 2018-05-23 [RCM]

New focus on mental healthc 2018-05-23 [CWU]

End Wage Discrimination 2018-05-23 [GMB]

Devastating news for Tesco Direct staff as the company announces the closure of their Fenny Lock fulfilment centre 2018-05-22 [USDAW]

PCS to launch industrial action ballot after overwhelming national conference vote 2018-05-22 [PCS]

England Gosport MP and MoD wash hands on exploited ESS workers 2018-05-22 [Unite the union]

England Tesco Dagenham distribution centre strike action postponed as further talks are arranged 2018-05-22 [USDAW]

Aslef president tells MPs to get behind Corbyn 2018-05-22 [Morning Star]

TSSA accuses newly appointed Network Rail (NR) boss of crony capitalism 2018-05-22 [TSSA]

England Strike suspended at Bradford College following positive talks over job cuts 2018-05-22 [UCU]

RMT confirms strike action on Northern Rail goes ahead Thursday and Saturday 2018-05-22 [RMT]

M&S to close 100 stores by 2022 2018-05-22 [BBC]

UNISON urges government to scrap damaging NHS competition rules 2018-05-22 [UNISON]

How to avoid a drone collision – guidance issued to pilots and air traffic control 2018-05-22 [BALPA]

Civil servants' union boss urges 'significant' strike over pay cap 2018-05-22 [The Guardian]

Fire Brigades Union responds to BBC Panorama investigation's findings on Grenfell Tower 2018-05-22 [FBU]

England Tesco distribution workers in Dagenham postpone further strikes and plan more talks over pay 2018-05-22 [Barking and Dagenham Post]

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

Qantas accused of dismissing concerns of cabin crew fatigue 2018-05-21 [Travel Weekly]

England London underground drivers to hold two days of strike in June-union 2018-05-21 [Reuters]

England Staff walk out of Trafford Centre restaurant in row over tips 2018-05-21 [Messenger]

England Great Northern, Southern and Thameslink trains cancelled 2018-05-21 [BBC]

Ryanair CEO says not expecting strikes but cannot rule them out 2018-05-21 [Reuters]

Grenfell’s “race to the bottom” equally applicable to workplace health & safety 2018-05-21 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

England RMT receiving reports of severe disruption from new timetable on basket-case GTR franchise 2018-05-21 [RMT]

It’s said Brexit is ‘not going to plan’. Did we ever have a plan? 2018-05-20 [Observer]

How trade unions are gearing up for the fourth industrial revolution - 150 years after the first TUC meeting in Manchester 2018-05-20 [The Evening News]

Winning the pay ballot strategy days 9 or 16 June 2018-05-19 [PCS]

England GMB local government union slams Tower Hamlets cabinet giving themselves £6,000 pay rises 2018-05-19 [The Advertiser]

England TGI Fridays staff go on strike in UK's first dispute over tipping 2018-05-19 [The Guardian]

Scotland 'Stop messing,' teachers warn Swinney after he claims pay cuts helped maintain jobs 2018-05-19 [Morning Star]

Assaults on Emergency Workers Bill must be widened 2018-05-19 [CWU]

Growth in homeworking has stalled 2018-05-19 [TUC]

England Academy workers face jobs threat 2018-05-19 [UNISON]

England Journalists must stay vigilant in Manchester on Saturday 2018-05-19 [NUJ]

Lidl staff need Usdaw to give them a voice at work the campaign continues 2018-05-19 [USDAW]

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4-05-1926 For the first and so far only time in British history, the TUC calls millions of workers out in a general strike, in support of coal miners. [more]

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14-05-1771 Socialist philanthropist Robert Owen is born [more]

30-05-1984 Miners leader Arthur Scargill, along with 81 other pickets, is arrested at the Orgreave coking plant in South Yorkshire. [more]