MPs to debate the future of the high street, Usdaw calls for urgent action from the Government to ‘Save our Shops’ and protect jobs

Retail trade union Usdaw has welcomed a House of Commons debate on the future of the high street, which will take place this Thursday 10 December, and urges the Government to work directly with the Union and retail employers to develop a retail recovery plan that will help an industry that was already struggling before the pandemic.

Keir Starmer backs Usdaw’s call for a retail recovery plan – the Prime Minister’s response was disappointing

Retail trade union Usdaw has welcomed the backing of Keir Starmer MP, Leader of the Opposition, for a retail recovery plan. The Labour Leader quizzed the Prime Minister today on the desperate state of the retail industry after the collapse of Arcadia and Debenhams, but Usdaw is deeply disappointed by his response.

Debenhams liquidation is devastating for staff and the high street – Usdaw calls on the Government to act to save our shops

Retail trade union Usdaw is seeking urgent meetings with Debenhams' administrators and urges them to treat staff with fairness and dignity, after news that the company is being liquidated. Usdaw also urges the Government to work with employers and the union to develop an urgent recovery plan for retail.

Arcadia administration: Usdaw questions how many retail companies need to fail before the Government takes action to save our shops

Retail trade union Usdaw is seeking urgent meetings with Arcadia's administrators, to engage in talks in an attempt to save jobs and ensure staff are treated fairly. Usdaw also urges the Government to work with employers and the union to develop an urgent recovery plan for retail, an industry that was already struggling before the pandemic.

Devastating news for Arcadia workers just before Christmas – Usdaw urges the Government to support the high street

Retail trade union Usdaw is calling on Arcadia management to engage in talks to try to save jobs and ensure staff are treated fairly. Usdaw also urges the Government to work with employers and the union to develop and an urgent recovery plan for retail, an industry that was already struggling before the pandemic.