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GMB Beefeaters Set To Strike After Ballot 2018-12-18 [GMB]

Beefeaters at the Tower of London are about to go on strike 2018-12-18 [My London]

Barrow rail workers stand shoulder-to-shoulder in fortieth day of strike action 2018-12-17 [The Mail]

650 bus drivers in north east suspended their week’s strike action 2018-12-15 [Unite the union]

London - RMT announces Boxing Day strike on Bakerloo line 2018-12-13 [RMT]

Low paid workers at Luton Airport will strike over Christmas 2018-12-12 [Unite the union]

We forget the lessons of Clapham at our peril - Cortes 2018-12-12 [TSSA]

Cortes Calls for Crossrail Urgent Inquiry 2018-12-11 [TSSA]

Joint Statement - Cammell Laird, GMB And Unite 2018-12-11 [GMB]

Newsquest journalists will strike over 'poor pay' on Cumbrian newspapers 2018-12-11 [Press Gazette]

South Western Railway workers to strike Christmas weekend 2018-12-07 [BBC]

RMT confirms new strike action on South Western Railway on 22 December 2018-12-07 [RMT]

CWU turns up the heat on BT London Weighting 2018-12-07 [CWU]

Clapham rail crash 2018-12-07 [ASLEF]

Northern workers to begin more strike action 2018-12-07 [lTN]

BRTA Workers On Strike, Demand Higher Wages 2018-12-06 [WAMC]

Deliveroo riders lose high court battle to gain union recognition 2018-12-06 [Guardian]

Wolverhampton City Council signs new Charter to ensure construction projects are top notch 2018-12-05 [Unite the union]

Tyne and Wear firefighters left shocked at the lack of scrutiny on proposed cuts to the service 2018-12-05 [FBU]

Low paid workers at Luton Airport begin action against Scrooge bosses 2018-12-04 [Unite the union]

Durham bus drivers set to strike for one week over pay row with Arriva 2018-12-04 [Chronicle Live]

650 Durham bus drivers prepare for a week-long strike in pay row 2018-12-04 [Unite the union]

Company boss apologises for saying striking workers pander to 'negative stereotypes of Merseyside' 2018-12-04 [The Echo]

Unions call on Attorney General to ‘use his powers’ to save shipyard with new ferry 2018-12-03 [North Devon Gazette]

East Sussex FBU members pass vote of no confidence in senior leadership team 2018-12-03 [FBU]

Beefeaters could strike for first time in 55 years amid pension row 2018-12-02 [The Telegraph]

RMT Northern Rail action rock solid on 38th day as company fails to give key guarantees 2018-12-01 [RMT]

Royal STRIKE: Kensington Palace staff among workers considering WALKOUT 2018-11-30 [The Express]

RMT offers to suspend Northern Rail action this weekend for talks 2018-11-29 [RMT]

Hackney housing strike off as Unite celebrates victory in pay dispute Tuesday 27th November 2018 Share 2018-11-28 [Unite the union]

Rail union RMT responds to Transport for the North statement on Northern Rail dispute 2018-11-28 [RMT]

Nottinghamshire print workers gear up for strike action over ‘insulting’ pay offer 2018-11-28 [Unite the union]

Vauxhall: Ellesmere Port plant workers stage mass walk out 2018-11-24 [BBC]

Unite secures victory in Street Crane dispute after improved pay offer 2018-11-23 [Unite the union]

Cammell Laird workers in 10 weeks of industrial action over ‘callous’ job cuts Thursday 22nd November 2018 Share 2018-11-22 [Unite the union]

Pay dispute ends at London colleges as staff accept 'landmark' 5% deal 2018-11-22 [UCU]

Tube strikes: Central Line walkouts announced by RMT 2018-11-22 [BBC]

'Scilly Isles Ferry Can Save Appledore' 2018-11-21 [GMB]

RMT racks up another important victory in campaign to halt London Overground ticket office closures 2018-11-20 [RMT]

Essex Bus driver wins unfair dismissal case after botched drugs test 2018-11-20 [Unite the union]

TSSA Statement on South Western Trains engineering works 2018-11-20 [TSSA]

Gatwick Airport staff suspend strike over pay deal 2018-11-20 [BBC]

RMT confirms raft of new strike dates on Northern Rail 2018-11-18 [RMT]

RMT members united and determined - fight for safety on Northern and South Western Railway‎ 2018-11-18 [RMT]

Whiplash bill is ruse to harm workers’ rights 2018-11-17 [Guardian]

Shropshire Council's 'Bizarre' Working From Home Plan 2018-11-13 [GMB]

Corby borough council and Unite join forces for construction workers 2018-11-13 [Unite the union]

Cammell Laird: Unite union workers vote to strike over job fears 2018-11-10 [BBC]

NHS warned after sign language interpreting firm hit with £240,000 in damages 2018-11-08 [Unite the union]

Firefighters warn of unsafe cuts in Tyne and Wear 2018-11-08 [FBU]

This month in labour history

9-12-1913 A Special Delegate Conference of the TUC votes overwhelmingly against calling sympathetic strike action to aid locked-out workers in Dublin. [more]