UNITE have urged the Tories to honour promises made on pensions a quarter of a century ago as Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE) workers begin their second day of strike action.
Six hundred Unite members employed at AWE began a 48-hour stoppage at midnight yesterday over plans to...
Thursday 19th Jan 2017
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain
by Felicity Collier
INFLATION rose to its highest level in two-and-a-half years, hitting 1.6 per cent last month, official figures revealed yesterday.
The Consumer Price Index figure is up from 1.2 per cent in November and is greater than the forecast 1.4 per cent. A...
Wednesday 18th Jan 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
- EXPOSED: Bosses’ poor excuses for failing to pay staff properly
- One Claimed Worker was Foreign ‘So didn’t Deserve Min Wage’
- Another Refsued to Pay Out for Employee who ‘Only Made Tea and Swept the Floor’
Wednesday 11th Jan 2017
posted by Will Stone in Britain
LEN McCLUSKEY warned Theresa May yesterday that Britain leaving the EU single market could jeopardise industrial and science-based jobs.
The Unite leader urged her to pursue ways of addressing the public’s concerns about freedom of movement without putting the livelihoods of some...
Tuesday 10th Jan 2017
UNITE general secretary Len McCluskey laid out bold plans yesterday to revive the Scottish economy and protect jobs in the wake of the Brexit vote.
Speaking at a meeting in Glasgow, Mr McCluskey said a public investment plan similar to the 2008 bank bailout is needed for...
Saturday 7th Jan 2017
‘Unite’s democracy wouldn’t be safe in Gerard Coyne’s hands’
Tuesday 3rd Jan 2017
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
We need a new approach to the vexed subject of immigration – and at the core of this must be the reassertion of collective bargaining and trade union strength, writes LEN McCLUSKEY
Saturday 24th Dec 2016
posted by Morning Star in Features
CAR workers called on ministers yesterday to protect their sector in Brexit negotiations yesterday after production hit a 17-year high.
Union Unite said the new high in global demand reinforced the need for safeguards for the automotive sector.
The Society of Motor...
Friday 23rd Dec 2016
Editor BEN CHACKO explains the paper’s recommendation
Wednesday 21st Dec 2016
posted by Ben Chacko in Britain
Bosses ‘making misleading comments to media’
Tuesday 20th Dec 2016