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Labour pledges to reinstate Agricultural Wages Board 2018-07-22 [The Guardian]

Government accused of dropping plans to make sure bar and restaurant staff receive fair tips 2018-07-22 [The Independent]

Boss of restaurant chain TGI Fridays gets 40% pay rise despite strike actions by employees over 'exploitative' practices on pay and tips 2018-07-22 [This is Money]

Royal Mail Road Safety Week: 23 – 27 July 2018-07-21 [CWU]

UNISON lawyer wins major human rights award 2018-07-20 [UNISON]

Firefighting, in more ways than one 2018-07-20 [UNISON]

RMT further strike action - London Underground’s Ruislip Depot 2018-07-20 [RMT]

Campaign against agency injustice hots up in Westminster 2018-07-20 [CWU]

UNISON responds to new health secretary’s plans for NHS 2018-07-20 [UNISON]

M&S: Don’t keep your staff in the dark over massive cuts 2018-07-20 [USDAW]

Tolpuddle values still define union movement, says TUC 2018-07-20 [TUC]

Bye Bye PFI 2018-07-20 [Unionstogether ]

Sign the petition for recognition - Usdaw campaigns outside M&S stores across the UK 2018-07-20 [USDAW]

RMT confirms further strike action to go ahead next week on South Western Railway 2018-07-20 [RMT]

New rail ombudsman - wry response from ASLEF 2018-07-20 [ASLEF]

HSE fatality figures ‘misleading’ 2018-07-20 [EHN]

Airport baggage handling and security staff in UK threaten strikes 2018-07-19 [Euro Weekly]

London Underground Local Elections 2018-07-19 [TSSA]

NUJ calls on BBC to appeal against Cliff Richard verdict 2018-07-19 [NUJ]

‘Salami slicing’ of staff pay and conditions at National Education Union prompts strike action 2018-07-19 [Unite the union]

‘Sleepwalking into a nightmare’ as knife crime is at all-time high 2018-07-19 [Polfed]

Buzzfeed staff vote against representation by NUJ for collective bargaining 2018-07-19 [NUJ]

Consumer price inflation, UK: June 2018 2018-07-19 [ONS]

‘Defeat for democracy’ as MPs vote to give away control of trade deals 2018-07-19 [Global Justice Now]

Global Justice Now slams MPs for voting against Trade Democracy 2018-07-19 [Morning Star]

Renewed call for tariff free access to the EU, as British Steel announces ‘strong’ profits 2018-07-18 [Unite the union]

rastic cuts to the BBC's political coverage 'a disservice to viewers' 2018-07-18 [NUJ]

As a transgender woman working in the gig economy, I'm humiliated daily 2018-07-18 [The Guardian]

‘Unmanageable’ crowds prompt Eurostar staff to strike 2018-07-18 [Financial Times]

UK pay growth slows to six-month low despite record employment 2018-07-18 [Reuters]

NUJ welcomes code of behaviour for Parliament 2018-07-18 [NUJ]

Unite hails defence workers’ determination in securing UK combat air strategy 2018-07-18 [Unite the union]

Shopworkers' voice absent from Government's 'future of the high street' panel - Usdaw disappointed by the snub 2018-07-18 [USDAW]

Major Motion Picture Agreement 2018 – an open letter to film workers 2018-07-18 [BECTU]

There must be no place for far-right and fascist violence and intimidation, TUC writes to government 2018-07-18 [TUC]

Pay growth down again, says TUC 2018-07-17 [TUC]

Civil service unions seek judicial review over government below inflation pay guidance 2018-07-17 [PCS]

Art educators take London's National Gallery to employment tribunal in 'gig economy' dispute 2018-07-17 [Art Newspaper]

Older workers deserve access to training, says UNISON 2018-07-17 [UNISON]

Pay growth slows to 6-month low despite record employment 2018-07-17 [RTÉ]

Ericsson members urged to reject ‘insulting’ pay offer 2018-07-16 [CWU]

Eurostar staff to strike over service meltdown and shocking working conditions 2018-07-16 [RMT]

Children should learn about trade unions and workers' rights in schools, Jeremy Corbyn - Durham Miners' Gala 2018-07-15 [Shields Gazette]

Coronation Street star had to convince miner's strike campaigner she was northern enough to play her 2018-07-15 [The Irish Mirror]

Union leader attacked after counter-protest to Trump and Robinson rally 2018-07-15 [ITV]

Home Office to allow migrant workers to strike in huge win for workers’ rights 2018-07-14 [The Canary]

Durham Miner's Gala features official women's banner 2018-07-14 [BBC]

Why working people are marching against Trump – and why you should join us 2018-07-14 [TUC]

UK pilots’ union responds with disappointment at Monarch insolvency review 2018-07-13 [BALPA]

No Compensation if £1billion Shipbuilding Deal Stays In UK 2018-07-13 [GMB]

This month in labour history

11-07-1977 20,000 join a national day of action in support of Grunwick strikers [more]

17-07-1974 The strike of 400 mostly Asian women workers at Imperial Typewriters in Leicester is called to an end. [more]