Union News


Doncaster demo to highlight the erosion of workers’ rights

A demonstration to highlight how bosses are exploiting workers when they are transferred to another employer will take place in Doncaster on Saturday 16 November. The South Yorkshire town has been chosen because it was the centre of a bitter dispute last winter when 183 Unite drivers were transferred from Tesco to Eddie Stobart Ltd […]


FBU Planned Strike 19th October 2013

Firefighters in England and Wales will strike again over government attacks on pensions on Saturday 19 October the Fire Brigades Union has announced. The strike will last for five hours, between 6.30pm and 11.30pm on Saturday 19 October. Matt Wrack, Fire Brigades Union General Secretary, said: “We had hoped our first strike was enough to […]