The number of children growing up in poverty in working households has risen by 800,000 since 2010

Today's labour news

IFJ fight back against online trolling of women journalists 2019-11-22 [NUJ]

Pay claims lodged with Capita for all O2 and Tesco Mobile contract staff 2019-11-22 [CWU]

UNISON announces health strike dates in Northern Ireland 2019-11-22 [UNISON]

Scotland Eight days of strikes at Scottish universities on from Monday 2019-11-22 [UCU]

Settled status: UNISON can help 2019-11-22 [UNISON]

Labour manifesto is a radical and ambitious plan that’s transformative for transport and the whole country 2019-11-22 [ASLEF]

PCS members at Ealing again vote overwhelmingly for action 2019-11-22 [PCS]

Wales Strike action ballot to commence at First Hydro in Dinorwig and Ffestiniog power stations 2019-11-22 [Unite the union]

Solidarity expressed for Palestinian photojournalist Moath Amarneh 2019-11-22 [NUJ]

This is a manifesto with UNISON’s priorities at its heart 2019-11-22 [UNISON]

Unite reaction to launch of Labour’s manifesto 2019-11-22 [Unite the union]

Labour's manifesto offers real change for working people 2019-11-22 [USDAW]

Six ways the police ‘abused their power’ during the Extinction Rebellion protests 2019-11-22 [DesmogUK]

Liz Truss must release records of US-UK trade talks following drug prices 'pledge' 2019-11-22 [Global Justice Now]

England Westex Carpets staff to strike over ‘insulting’ pay freeze 2019-11-21 [Unite the union]

Unite launches plans for radical improvements to UK transport system 2019-11-21 [Unite the union]

TSSA Calls For Government Action On Arriva 2019-11-21 [TSSA]

CWU lodges appeal against High Court judgment 2019-11-21 [Morning Star]

UCU accuses universities of 'playing games' after they offer to talk about anything but pay 2019-11-21 [UCU]

Union warns of further strikes in universities row 2019-11-21 [Guardian]

RMT has welcomed the commitment by Labour to end Driver Only Operation (DOO) 2019-11-21 [RMT]

Labour will guarantee a guard on every train to boost accessibility 2019-11-21 [Labour List]

Labour pledges “housing revolution” with biggest social housing plan since the 60s 2019-11-21 [Morning Star]

World Toilet Day: UK transport workers denied toilet dignity 2019-11-20 [Unite the union]

RMT responded to the latest mechanical failure of a helicopter transporting offshore oil and gas workers 2019-11-20 [RMT]

GMB demands reassurances over TATA job cuts 2019-11-20 [GMB]

TUC welcomes Labour’s crackdown on poverty 2019-11-20 [TUC]

Brexit talks - the brutal reckoning that awaits the UK 2019-11-20 [FT]

scandal of 30,000 NHS workers on zero hours contracts 2019-11-20 [GMB]

SoA urges Government to support increase in rate per loan payments for 2018-19 2019-11-20 [Society of Authors]

Labour declares war on 'modern scourge' of poverty stalking Britain 2019-11-20 [Morning Star]

Usdaw shows solidarity with CWU members in Royal Mail 2019-11-19 [USDAW]

The number of children growing up in poverty in working households has risen by 800,000 since 2010 2019-11-18 [TUC]

England RMT calls for SWR to be stripped of franchise 2019-11-18 [RMT]

Northern Ireland Unite's health workers to vote on industrial action 2019-11-18 [BBC]

Labour manifesto to promise dramatic shift in workers rights 2019-11-17 [The Guardian]

Unite statement on ‘dire’ NHS hospital waiting times and delays in A and E 2019-11-16 [Unite the union]

Compulsory redundancy threat in BT Enterprise provokes CWU response in Consumer 2019-11-16 [CWU]

Firefighters condemn 'complete failure' of UK fire safety system 2019-11-16 [FBU]

England Long-running dispute at Nottingham College ends as college agrees deal on pay and workload 2019-11-16 [UCU]

Labour’s free broadband policy shows the power of the trade unions 2019-11-16 [New Statesman]

Northern Ireland Unite members at ABP declare victory after determined industrial action yields results 2019-11-15 [Unite]

Northern Ireland Midwives to vote on industrial action 2019-11-15 [Nursing in Practice]

Next government must deliver real change for working women, says TUC 2019-11-15 [TUC]

New NHS waiting times show Tories are not fit to run NHS 2019-11-15 [Unison ]

Pay campaign update: working to win 2019-11-15 [PCS]

Unelected Judge Tramps on Workers’ Right To Strike 2019-11-15 [Scottish Socialist Party]

England RMT has called strike action on Eurostar in its fight for Rail Gourmet caterers to be paid the London Living Wage 2019-11-15 [RMT]

Boris Johnson must release ‘secret’ Trump trade files before general election 2019-11-14 [Global Justice Now]

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This month in labour history

1-11-1976 Union of Postal Workers refuses to handle any mail for Grunwick, as the strike at the company continues. [more]

14-11-1913 Sympathy action breaks out in some British ports, like Liverpool, in support of workers in Dublin, but fails to spread. [more]

22-11-1900 2,800 workers at the Penrhyn quarry in Snowdonia, Wales, walk off the job over pay and union recognition. The strike last a staggering three years, one of the longest industrial disputes in British history. [more]

30-11-2011 Millions of public sector workers join the biggest single strike day since 1926, against the government's pension reforms. [more]