Shopworkersâ€™ union, Usdaw, is welcoming the Government announcement that Â£500million is to be invested in supporting the longer term unemployed back into work....
GMB want City Council to ensure school meals for Liverpoolâ€™s children are not interrupted
PLANS BY First Capital Connect to slash the opening times of ticket offices across its rail franchise threaten another major blow to passengers already forced to pay massive fares hikes â€“ but they can be stopped, Britainâ€™s biggest rail union says today.
Projected orders for the beginning of the year have not materialised and another 684 employees are to lose their jobs and the situation is looking extremely dire
This collapse puts on the agenda the need for a publicly owned national investment bank that can invest in these North Tyneside jobs says GMB
GMB want to see all alternatives to closure of these two site when Wincanton Chill merges with Culina Logistics
Derek Simpson, joint leader of Unite, is calling on the leaders attending the government's jobs summit this coming Monday (13 January), to leave laissez-faire policies at the door and begin a new era of co-operation between government, business and unions, which focuses on strategic intervention to support jobs and the economy.
Unite, the UKâ€™s biggest union and leading union for food processing workers, has begun talks with leading Icelandic food manufacturing company Bakkavor in a bid to minimise job losses at its Spalding, Freshcook and Kirton factories. Bakkavor are one of the leading providers of ready meals and salads to many of the top UK supermarkets.
PLANS BY South Eastern Trains to axe 300 rail workersâ€™ jobs are unjustifiable and will be resisted, Britainâ€™s biggest rail union says today.
This is a clear case of cost cutting taking priority over the needs of vulnerable elderly people says GMB