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NUJ says police should cease 'persecuting' journalists and instead bring those responsible for Loughlinisland massacre to justice 2019-03-20 [Kfm]

Northern Health Trust staff told to clean own offices 2019-03-19 [BBC]

Nelson McCausland: SF entryism at new trade union group tells you all you need to know about its transparency 2019-03-07 [Belfast Telegraph]

Teaching union fight for better pay to continue 2019-03-06 [Irish News]

Council backs ending zero-hour contracts 2019-03-06 [Derry Journal]

Railway line to reopen after gunman threatens workers 2019-03-04 [BBC]

Industrial action backed by head teachers 2019-03-01 [BBC]

Protest staged at Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon council meeting 2019-02-25 [BBC]

Troubles website CAIN faces cuts 2019-02-26 [BBC]

Automation 'a threat to 60,000 jobs' 2019-02-26 [BBC]

Firefighters want Brexit plan 2019-02-25 [Donegal News]

Industrial action threat over leisure centre outsourcing 2019-02-15 [GMB]

Labour market may be at 'turning point', research suggests 2019-02-11 [BBC]

Muckamore Abbey: 'Insufficient evidence' to suspend nurses 2019-02-11 [BBC]

NUJ welcomes Belfast ruling on protection of sources 2019-02-07 [NUJ]

Pharmaceutical firm Sangers-AAH to cut 50 Belfast jobs 2019-01-29 [BBC]

Fears for hundreds of jobs linked to Northern Ireland Housing Executive 2019-01-29 [Belfast Telegraph]

Business, farmers, unions and voluntary sector take Brexit worries to Westminster 2019-01-28 [Belfast Telegraph]

Business, farming, trade union and community leaders travel to London to urge party leaders to avoid no-deal Brexit 2019-01-28 [irishnews.com]

Delivery workers fearful after van hijackings in Derry 2019-01-26 [Irish Times]

Nurses could be left out of pocket despite getting a pay rise 2019-01-22 [Belfast Live]

GMB condemns car bomb attack 2019-01-21 [GMB]

Call for lifting of death threat to Belfast journalist 2019-01-21 [Irish Times]

NUJ demands lifting of death threat to Belfast journalist 2019-01-18 [NUJ]

Proposal to outsource Craigavon leisure centre threatens unacceptable cost to communities and staff 2019-01-17 [Unite the union]

National Association of Head Teachers to consult on strike action 2019-01-17 [BBC]

Marks and Spencer to close Junction outlet after dip in shoppers at retail village 2019-01-16 [Belfast Telegraph]

'Appalling' Comments After Giraffe Deaths 2019-01-13 [GMB]

Northern Ireland teachers ‘worst paid in UK and the Republic’ 2019-01-10 [Belfast News Letter]

Unions call for major review of education system 2019-01-10 [BreakingNews.ie]

School principals 'hounded and stalked on social media' 2019-01-10 [BBC]

Unions demand action as schools face ‘unprecedented funding crisis’ 2019-01-07 [Belfast Telegraph]

Jobs market 'shining light' for economy 2019-01-01 [BBC]

Industrial action by binmen may hit festive collections 2018-12-21 [Belfast Telegraph]

Health staff to receive letter about pay offer 2018-12-20 [BBC]

SIPTU collective agreement will ensure good jobs for George Best Hotel workers 2018-12-20 [SIPTU]

Belfast Telegraph and Sunday Life journalists to vote on industrial action 2018-12-11 [Irish Times]

Journalists left on police bail for months say they feel like 'pawns in state attack on press freedom' 2018-12-05 [Press Gazette]

Ulster University to review stance on trade unionist's election bid 2018-12-05 [BBC]

Bail extension for No Stone Unturned journalists 'a travesty of justice' 2018-12-01 [NUJ]

NI Police Federation boss rubbishes Brexiteer border plan 2018-11-28 [Irish News]

Midwives to take action over pay row 2018-11-28 [Belfast Telegraph]

'It’s us today, tomorrow it could be you' - No Stone Unturned 2018-11-23 [NUJ]

Government Minister Washes Hands Of Bombardier Job Losses 2018-11-23 [GMB]

Vacancies in engineering sector offer solace to axed Bombardier workers 2018-11-23 [Belfast Telegraph]

NHS pay dispute could still see strike action even after pay offer 2018-11-23 [Belfast Live]

Health staff can get pay rises of more than 1% 2018-11-23 [BBC]

Nearly 500 job losses at aircraft company Bombardier 2018-11-22 [RTÉ]

Bombardier announces 490 redundancies in Northern Ireland 2018-11-21 [Unite the union]

Unfairly dismissed woman gets £11,000 2018-11-16 [BBC]

This month in labour history

1-03-1912 The Miners Federation of Great Britain commences the first national coalminers' strike, for a minimum wage. [more]

3-03-1985 A Special Delegate Conference of the NUM votes by 98-91 for a return to work after the year-long miners' strike. [more]

11-03-2014 Bob Crow - RMT leader died [more]