Minimum wage increase

Usdaw is welcoming the announcement that the minimum wage will be increased in October from £5.73 to £5.80. Usdaw is also pleased that from October 2010 the age at which the adult minimum wage is paid will be reduced from 22 to 21....

RMT’s Bob Crow calls press conference on fight for renationalisation of Britain’s failing rail franchises

Britain’s biggest rail union, RMT, will be holding a press conference this Wednesday (13 May) at RMT Head Office to unveil the launch of a new political campaign aimed at securing the renationalisation of the crisis-torn East Coast line which is currently run under a franchise arrangement by debt-ridden National Express.