Biggest fiscal risk is lack of action by ministers to stop job losses, says TUC

Today's labour news

Biggest fiscal risk is lack of action by ministers to stop job losses, says TUC 2020-07-14 [TUC]

Further sentencing increases ‘could be meaningless’ without Court support 2020-07-14 [polfed]

GMB welcomes consultation on tougher sentencing for attacks on emergency workers 2020-07-14 [GMB]

easyJet pilots call for vote of no confidence as morale collapses 2020-07-14 [BALPA]

'Embarrassing' new immigration rules exclude care workers and NHS staff 2020-07-14 [GMB]

Mass unemployment is ‘biggest threat facing the UK’, warns TUC 2020-07-14 [TUC]

Government failure on Thomas Cook administration must never happen again 2020-07-14 [TSSA]

Usdaw welcomes compulsory wearing of face coverings in shops and calls for detailed advice to be agreed 2020-07-14 [USDAW]

Immigration changes 'a disastrous mistake', says UNISON 2020-07-13 [UNISON]

Government confusion on face coverings is not helpful for shop workers - Usdaw calls for clarity 2020-07-13 [USDAW]

Dave Prentis to stand down as UNISON general secretary 2020-07-13 [UNISON]

Fury as new UK immigration rules bar social care workers from the country 2020-07-13 [Mirror]

Unite joins global campaign to combat race hate and withdraws Facebook ads 2020-07-13 [Unite the union]

Unite warmly welcomes Welsh Government face coverings decision on public transport 2020-07-13 [Unite the union]

Benefit sanctions ‘particularly cruel’ amidst widespread jobs destruction 2020-07-13 [Unite the union]

Starmer thanks Prentis for 'outstanding leadership' as UNISON head retires 2020-07-13 [Labourlist]

TSSA Calls for Government Clarity Over Reports of Imminent Rail Nationalisation 2020-07-13 [TSSA]

More than 1,000 G4S job losses ‘leaves cash industry on knife edge’ 2020-07-13 [GMB]

BREAKING: Dave Prentis announces his retirement 2020-07-13 [Union News]

England Sir Keir Starmer slams Government at virtual Durham Miners' Gala 2020-07-12 [Evening Chronicle ]

National Vice-Chair urges officers to wear face coverings 2020-07-12 [polfed]

Fighting on so many fronts 2020-07-12 [UNISON]

Join PCS at the online Tolpuddle Festival 2020-07-12 [PCS]

England Exclusive: Arthur Scargill pays tribute to 'unsweving Jack Charlton for miners strike solidarity 2020-07-11 [Morning Star]

Bristol airport redundancies will open ‘huge economic hole’ in region 2020-07-11 [Unite the union]

England Unite supports appeal over refusal to give permission for Stansted Airport’s expansion 2020-07-11 [Unite the union]

Political pressure mounts for BA to lose lucrative landing slots in response to 'fire and rehire' 2020-07-11 [Unite the union]

Patch Lead grading and pay snub as tensions rise in Openreach on multiple fronts 2020-07-11 [CWU]

Historic victory for all journalists, says NUJ 2020-07-11 [NUJ]

PCS slams Cabinet office over proposals to slash 4,500 jobs from Government Communications department 2020-07-11 [PCS]

Calculated grades 2020-07-11 [NEU]

Leicester factory put lives at risk during lockdown, claims garment worker 2020-07-11 [The Guardian]

 VIDEO  Challenging the unsafe return to work - Hazards Campaign Thursday Talk 2020-07-10 [Hazards Campaign]

BBC starts charging over-75s for the TV licence, the NUJ says the government must pick up the bill 2020-07-10 [NUJ]

Coronavirus: Full opening of schools in September 2020-07-10 [NEU]

easyJet could put flight safety at risk with their redundancy plan, says pilots 2020-07-10 [BALPA]

Boohoo needs to engage with trade unions to sort out their woes, as they promised MPs 2020-07-10 [USDAW]

Union to take government to court over lethal PPE failings 2020-07-09 [Morning Star]

More workers to be tested for asymptomatic coronavirus as government is accused of manipulating test tally 2020-07-09 [Morning Star]

Silent vigil held in Bow for 85-year-old killed in crane collapse 2020-07-09 [Morning Star]

Nationalise social care! 2020-07-09 [Workersliberty]

Safe return process agreed for vulnerable Royal Mail Group workers 2020-07-09 [CWU]

TSSA Urges Government Intervention Over Eurostar Jobs 2020-07-09 [TSSA]

RMT urges greater awareness for Seafarer's Mental Health 2020-07-09 [RMT]

MoJ cleaners to get full sick pay backdated to start of Covid-19 pandemic 2020-07-09 [Guardian]

Stunning victory for United Voices of the World as Ministry of Justice is pressured into granting cleaners full pay sick pay 2020-07-09 [UVW]

Support Tower Hamlets Unison strike 2020-07-09 [ShopSteward.net]

Legislation to support the new Curriculum 2020-07-09 [NEU]

Money for public services would mean a quicker recovery 2020-07-09 [UNISON]

[More News]

This month in labour history

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]