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Bakery workers claim strike could disrupt Pancake Tuesday 2020-02-16 [irishtimes.com]

NUJ concern at Derry court protests 2020-02-15 [NUJ]

Belfast bakery strike may lead to pancake shortage in UK for Shrove Tuesday 2020-02-10 [Belfast Telegraph]

Teaching unions hit out at proposals to introduce mandatory autism training 2020-02-07 [Belfast Telegraph]

PSNI chief says force plans to attract new recruits from more diverse backgrounds 2020-02-01 [Belfast Telegraph]

Migrant salary threshold 'should be the same across UK' 2020-01-28 [BBC]

Almost £20m reallocated to help pay teachers' wages 2020-01-28 [Irish News]

 VIDEO Civil servants stage protest over pay 2020-01-26 [BBC]

Crane Co factory closure: 63 jobs to be lost over next two years, union says 2020-01-23 [BBC]

Crane Co factory closure could lead to Belfast job losses 2020-01-22 [BBC]

Health unions thank public as industrial action is suspended 2020-01-17 [BBC]

Unions to consider £30m Stormont pay offer 2020-01-15 [BBC]

Health minister makes £30m pay offer 2020-01-14 [BBC]

Executive to solve health workers’ industrial action 2020-01-14 [irishtimes.com]

New health minister to meet unions over pay dispute 2020-01-12 [BBC]

Health strike: NI nurses and other staff take fresh action 2020-01-10 [BBC]

Striking nurses vow to continue walkouts as healthcare crisis escalates 2020-01-09 [Irish News]

Teachers, civil servants and nurses may co-ordinate devastating strikes 2020-01-08 [Belfast Telegraph]

Health strike: Trust chiefs warn of 'intense strain' 2020-01-08 [BBC]

Health strike: RCN nurses in second day's strike 2020-01-08 [BBC]

Thousands of nurses in second day of strike action 2020-01-08 [RTÉ]

Midwives in NI to vote on industrial action 2020-01-07 [BBC]

Northern Ireland health sector facing week of disruption as more strikes confirmed 2020-01-06 [Belfast Telegraph]

Midwives in NI to vote on industrial action 2020-01-06 [BBC]

Latest wave of strike action by NI healthcare workers to take place next week 2020-01-04 [Irish News]

Benefits delays feared as staff strike over pay 2019-12-31 [Belfast Live]

Nurses plan further strike action in the New Year 2019-12-31 [Ulster Herald]

Nurses' strike NI: Thousands of nurses go on strike 2019-12-18 [BBC]

Police officers will not drive ambulances during strike action 2019-12-17 [Irish News]

Health strike: staff cover warning by health trust boss 2019-12-17 [BBC]

Call to create Forum for Social Dialogue 2019-12-16 [Belfast Telegraph]

Stormont stalemate: Medical leaders call for end to deadlock 2019-12-16 [BBC]

Teachers could strike if authorities renege on pay deal, union warns 2019-12-12 [Moose Gazette]

Some schools can do 'no more' to save money, warns Education Authority chief 2019-12-11 [Belfast Telegraph]

Health workers' strike: nurses continue industrial action 2019-12-11 [BBC]

Health workers' strike: nurses begin further 48 hours of action 2019-12-10 [BBC]

Nursing staff remain determined to secure safe staffing and pay equality 2019-12-08 [RCN]

Unions demand extra £16m to end strike action 2019-12-07 [belfast telegraph]

Health strike: Secretary of State to meet striking unions 2019-12-05 [BBC]

Health service crisis 'unacceptable', says Secretary of State 2019-12-05 [RTÉ]

Health strike: Further industrial action by workers 2019-12-04 [BBC]

Why are health workers taking industrial action? 2019-12-02 [BBC]

Health strike: Action could delay cancer diagnoses, trust claims 2019-12-02 [BBC]

Irish CNO conference called off due to nurse industrial action 2019-11-27 [Nursing Times]

Health union goes on strike 2019-11-26 [Belfast Telegraph]

NI Civil Service 'regret' as Unison healthcare workers strike 2019-11-26 [BBC]

Tensions high as health workers make feelings known on picket lines 2019-11-26 [Belfast Telegraph]

Nursing strike looms after pay talks collapse between health chiefs and unions 2019-11-23 [Irish News]

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

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

This month in labour history

10-02-1972 30,000 Birmingham engineers go on strike in solidarity with striking miners. Thousands of them march to Saltley Gate coke depot, overpowering police to shut the gates. [more]

17-02-2006 Royal Mail workers in Belfast return to work after a successful wildcat strike against victimisation [more]