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TUC – Covid Inquiry Report is a “moment of truth for the country” as report confirms impact of austerity on UK preparedness and resilience

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UK TUC: “We need a plan to make work pay after 14 years of Tory failure” [TUC] 18-07-2024

UK Fire Brigades Union responds to Covid inquiry report with call for funding [FBU] 18-07-2024

UK TUC – Covid Inquiry Report is a “moment of truth for the country” as report confirms impact of austerity on UK preparedness and resilience [TUC] 18-07-2024

UK New government has a “vital chance to reset the economy”, says TUC [TUC] 17-07-2024

UK / Global Amazon workers in Coventry narrowly vote against historic union recognition deal [The Guardian] 17-07-2024

UK King’s Speech begins the process of repairing and rebuilding Britain [TUC] 17-07-2024

UK Will Immigrant Workers in Britain Win Europe’s First Amazon Union? [Labour Notes] 16-07-2024

UK Voters of all parties back Labour’s plans to boost workers’ rights, poll shows [The Guardian] 15-07-2024

UK Thousands of Jobcentre security guards begin six-day strike [Morning Star] 15-07-2024

UK TUC post-election poll shows overwhelming public support for Labour’s workers’ rights plans – including among Tory and Reform voters [TUC] 15-07-2024


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GMB reacts to Ofwat draft proposal 2024-07-18 [GMB]

TUC – Covid Inquiry Report is a “moment of truth for the country” as report confirms impact of austerity on UK preparedness and resilience 2024-07-18 [TUC]

UK Covid-19 Inquiry shows austerity was ‘reckless self-sabotage’ 2024-07-18 [UNISON]

Hubris and planning for wrong type of pandemic: five key takeaways from Covid inquiry verdict 2024-07-18 [The Guardian]

Labour council accused of union-busting ahead of making £25m cuts 2024-07-18 [Morning Star]

Fire Brigades Union responds to Covid inquiry report with call for funding 2024-07-18 [FBU]

TUC: “We need a plan to make work pay after 14 years of Tory failure” 2024-07-18 [TUC]

Labour to hold talks with Aslef over rail strikes next week 2024-07-17 [The Guardian]

Unions welcome Labour's King's Speech but warn ‘financial straitjacket’ cannot be allowed to block real change 2024-07-17 [Morning Star]

Fire Brigades Union reacts to the King's Speech 2024-07-17 [FBU]

A New Deal for Working People 2024-07-17 [labourunions.org.uk]

TUC – Amazon recognition fight is not over 2024-07-17 [TUC]

Amazon faces legal challenge as recognition drive agonisingly close 2024-07-17 [GMB]

Sheffield Veolia refuse workers to strike over denial of union recognition 2024-07-17 [Unite the union]

Unite welcomes King's Speech platform to transform workers’ lives 2024-07-17 [Unite the union]

King’s Speech begins the process of repairing and rebuilding Britain 2024-07-17 [TUC]

King’s Speech sets out plans to start mending broken public services 2024-07-17 [UNISON]

RMT responds to King's speech 2024-07-17 [ASLEF]

Global Amazon workers in Coventry narrowly vote against historic union recognition deal 2024-07-17 [The Guardian]

New government has a “vital chance to reset the economy”, says TUC 2024-07-17 [TUC]

Bedfordshire bus workers hail pay victory at Stagecoach Cambus 2024-07-16 [Unite the union]

Political fund ballot – saving UNISON’s campaign voice 2024-07-16 [UNISON]

Usdaw looks towards a King’s Speech that could be transformational for members and all workers 2024-07-16 [USDAW]

England British Workers Are on the Cusp of Winning a Union at Amazon 2024-07-16 [Jacobin]

Will Immigrant Workers in Britain Win Europe’s First Amazon Union? 2024-07-16 [Labour Notes]

King's Speech must include 'oven ready' legislation on workers' rights, says union leader 2024-07-15 [FBU]

Unite members at Stagecoach celebrate pay victory in Liverpool 2024-07-15 [Unite the union]

More than 250 Bentley workers back strike action 2024-07-15 [GMB]

Unite Against Tommy Robinson - national demonstration on 27 July 2024-07-15 [PCS]

Europe IndustriAll Europe declaration on the eve of the Durham miners gala focused on defending the right to strike 2024-07-15 [Industriall Europe]

TUC post-election poll shows overwhelming public support for Labour’s workers’ rights plans – including among Tory and Reform voters 2024-07-15 [TUC]

Thousands of Jobcentre security guards begin six-day strike 2024-07-15 [Morning Star]

Voters of all parties back Labour’s plans to boost workers’ rights, poll shows 2024-07-15 [The Guardian]

England Cleaners at prestigious girls’ school vote to strike over cut in hours 2024-07-15 [The Guardian]

Tens of thousands demand end to child poverty and Israel's massacre at Durham Miners' Gala 2024-07-14 [Morning Star]

’40 years on from the miners’ strike, this Durham Miners’ Gala was a special one’ 2024-07-14 [Labour List]

VIDEO  Durham Miners Gala 2024-07-14 [Unite]

England Amazon Workers in Coventry, England, May Soon Be Union 2024-07-14 [Jacobin]

England ‘Let’s make history!’: Amazon staff at UK warehouse vote on union recognition 2024-07-14 [The Guardian]

TUC urges Labour to give working families in the North East a ‘fresh start’ 2024-07-13 [Morning Star]

Dozens of European trade unionists condemn attacks on right to strike ahead of Durham's Miners Gala 2024-07-12 [Morning Star]

Union warnings after Starmer says he won't grant above-inflation pay rises 2024-07-12 [Morning Star]

Amazon Workers Are Beating the Union Busters 2024-07-12 [tribunemag.co.uk]

Unite members reject local government pay offer 2024-07-12 [Unite the union]

Hull Siemens Gamesa wind turbine workers ballot for pay strikes 2024-07-12 [Unite the union]

UNISON members speak out about the renting crisis 2024-07-12 [UNISON]

TSSA calls for government action over Royal Mail freight decision 2024-07-12 [TSSA]

Navigating Political Shifts and Seizing Opportunities in Aviation 2024-07-12 [BALPA]

TSSA warning of more delays at Avanti West Coast amid safety concerns 2024-07-12 [TSSA]

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