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Today's news - Wales

Strike ballots over pay to open in Welsh colleges 2018-09-22 [UCU]

Warm welcome for trade unions at National Eisteddfod 2018-08-29 [TU]

Swansea victory – solidarity wins justice 2018-07-14 [CWU]

Victims of #SpyCops to address the National Assembly of Wales 2018-06-28 [Plaid Cymru]

Swansea tidal bay lagoon decision is a short-sighted ‘jobs killer’ 2018-06-26 [Unite the union]

Pupils upskirting teachers increasing, NASUWT Cymru warns 2018-06-24 [BBC]

Broughton, the town in fear after Brexit warning by Airbus 2018-06-23 [Guardian]

Government support for Wylfa nuclear power station ‘a step in the right direction’, says Unite 2018-06-05 [Unite the union]

Friction Dynamics strike: Plaque to mark 'longest' dispute 2018-05-28 [BBC]

Friction Dynamics strike: Plaque to mark 'longest' dispute 2018-05-28 [BBC]

WTUC congress backs call for Welsh policy on menopause working 2018-05-24 [Morning Star]

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

Former Swansea City directors' claim of club's unfair dismissal is upheld 2018-05-01 [Wales Online]

DM pledges to campaign for properly-funded S4C 2018-04-22 [NUJ]

University 'Cutting Unions Out' 2018-04-11 [GMB]

Man was 'bought like a piece of furniture' 2018-04-09 [BBC]

University of South Wales: Union says strike 'possible' 2018-04-05 [BBC]

Tesco Cardiff call centre closes with the loss of 1,100 jobs 2018-02-16 [USDAW]

University of South Wales cleaners win tribunal case 2018-02-12 [UNISON]

Union and councillors call for greater compassion ahead of budget setting 2018-02-03 [The Guardian]

GMB Secure commitment from Cardiff Airport to pay a living wage 2017-11-13 [GMB]

Most councils in Wales pay less than 'real living wage' 2017-10-18 [BBC]

Newsquest 'must invest' in Wales after takeover, union says 2017-10-03 [BBC]

National Union of Journalists response to Welsh government grant for hyperlocal newspapers 2017-10-03 [NUJ]

ASLEF welcomes commitments to Wales and Border rail staff 2017-09-30 [ASLEF]

Working class theatre: Save Our Steel takes the stage 2017-09-25 [Red Pepper]

Unite alarm at Deeside towbar company’s reluctance to accept Welsh government help to save jobs 2017-09-07 [Unite]

Unite concern as Deeside based Jaguar towbar manufacturer seeks to offshore jobs to Romania 2017-08-31 [Unite]

Railway network to be privatised, RMT union claims 2017-08-04 [BBC]

Tata must ‘power ahead’ with Port Talbot investment after Hartlepool pipe mill sale 2017-08-01 [Unite]

Torfaen's MP and AM to join Bron Afon workers striking over pay cuts 2017-07-24 [The Argus]

MPs unite in support of Usdaw members affected by the proposed closure of Tesco Cardiff call centre 2017-07-21 [USDAW]

Senedd tears up key parts of hated Tory Trade Union Act 2017-07-20 [Morning Star]

Usdaw welcomes a House of Commons debate on the closure of Tesco Cardiff call centre 2017-07-19 [USDAW]

Welsh trade union bill to partially overturns UK restrictions passed 2017-07-19 [BBC]

Nurses in Wales prepared to ballot over strike action if pay cap not removed 2017-06-27 [itv.com]

Teacher recruitment levels 'bordering on crisis' 2017-06-26 [BBC]

Tesco call centre staff shocked by proposed closure of the Cardiff site 2017-06-21 [USDAW]

NUT comment on super broadband investment 2017-06-13 [NUT]

EHRC strike action moves to Wales 2017-05-31 [PCS]

Fundraising gig for EHRC strikers in Cardiff tonight 2017-05-26 [PCS]

Protest Over Creche Closure 2017-05-10 [GMB]

Bid to keep agency worker cover ban in strikes in Welsh public sector 2017-05-09 [BBC]

NUT Cymru react to new testing approach 2017-05-02 [NUT]

Art to help heal Penrhyn Castle's slate strike pain 2017-04-16 [BBC]

Welsh Assembly urged to support quality journalism as MP calls for inquiry into the future of Welsh print news 2017-03-28 [NUT]

Welsh government quizzed over grant to Newsquest following closure of Newport subbing hub 2017-03-10 [NUJ]

Unite anger as Barclays announces over 180 job losses with closure of mortgage centre 2017-03-08 [Unite]

St David's Day strike deadline looms over Ford Bridgend 2017-02-28 [Unite]

NUT Cymru Response to OECD Report 2017-02-28 [NUT]

This month in labour history

4-10-1936 At Cable Street, London, thousands of trade unionists, socialists and communists throw up barricades to block the British Union of Fascists from marching through the Jewish neighbourhoods of the East End. [more]

6-10-1913 The conference of the Miners Federation passes a motion in favour of a general strike in Britain to support Dublin's locked out workers, with only one vote against. [more]

25-10-1895 Socialist and feminist Edith Lanchester captured by her family and institutionalised for opposing the institution of marriage [more]