Theresa May has been accused of “sabotaging” talks that had raised hopes of an end to a major dispute on Britain’s railways — as guards strike on four major networks today.
Workers on Southern, Greater Anglia, Northern and Merseyrail are taking industrial action...
Tuesday 3rd Oct 2017
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Government urged to find new employment for 2,100 after airline goes bust
A train guard won praise yesterday for defusing a “potentially dangerous” incident on a train — but his union fears he could face the sack.
Passengers on a packed commuter train near London’s Waterloo station looked on aghast as a religious bigot performed a...
RMT opens new front in the fight against unsafe transport
Wednesday 13th Sep 2017
Unions call for sprinkler systems in all schools
Tuesday 12th Sep 2017
WORKERS at hundreds of postal depots held rallies in support of strike action yesterday, vowing to fight for the future of Royal Mail.
Post bosses are facing anger from workers over cuts to pensions and benefits. The Communication Workers Union (CWU) says bosses have “broken...
Unions vow to take on Tory misers and win
Monday 11th Sep 2017
STAYING in the European single market could be the best way for Britain to avoid a “kamikaze Brexit,” Frances O’Grady said yesterday.
The TUC general secretary said that “all options” should be “on the table,” but remaining in...
COUNCIL houses must be built at “post-war-period levels” in order to end the desperate shortage and slash high prices, the TUC Congress said yesterday.
A motion passed unanimously at the labour movement’s annual gathering called for an “end to the privatisation...
Core participants have accused Met of stalling faltering probe
Thursday 7th Sep 2017