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WTKR Norfolk
BMW to build new electric Mini in the U.K. despite Brexit worriesin 2022. The company could opt to shift production if Brexit results in difficu
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 11 hours ago
in 2022. The company could opt to shift production if Brexit results in difficult economic conditions, he warned. The Unite union stressed that the British government should increase investment in electric car technology. “The government must... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
BMW to build new electric Mini in the UK despite Brexit worriesin 2022. The company could opt to shift production if Brexit results in difficu
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 12 hours ago
in 2022. The company could opt to shift production if Brexit results in difficult economic conditions, he warned. The Unite union stressed that the British government should increase investment in electric car technology. "The government must... Read more
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13h
KESQ Palm Springs
BMW to build new electric Mini in the UK despite Brexit worriesin 2022. The company could opt to shift production if Brexit results in difficu
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 13 hours ago
in 2022. The company could opt to shift production if Brexit results in difficult economic conditions, he warned. The Unite union stressed that the British government should increase investment in electric car technology. "The government must... Read more
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KECI Missoula
BMW to build new electric Mini in the UK despite Brexit worriesin 2022. The company could opt to shift production if Brexit results in difficu
KECI Missoula / Posted 13 hours ago
in 2022. The company could opt to shift production if Brexit results in difficult economic conditions, he warned. The Unite union stressed that the British government should increase investment in electric car technology. "The government must... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
BMW to build new electric Mini in the UK despite Brexit worriesin 2022. The company could opt to shift production if Brexit results in difficu
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 14 hours ago
in 2022. The company could opt to shift production if Brexit results in difficult economic conditions, he warned. The Unite union stressed that the British government should increase investment in electric car technology. "The government must... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
BMW to build new electric Mini in the UK despite Brexit worriesin 2022. The company could opt to shift production if Brexit results in difficu
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 14 hours ago
in 2022. The company could opt to shift production if Brexit results in difficult economic conditions, he warned. The Unite union stressed that the British government should increase investment in electric car technology. "The government must... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
BMW to build new electric Mini in the U.K. despite Brexit worriesin 2022. The company could opt to shift production if Brexit results in difficu
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 14 hours ago
in 2022. The company could opt to shift production if Brexit results in difficult economic conditions, he warned. The Unite union stressed that the British government should increase investment in electric car technology. "The government must... Read more
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14h
birminghammail
Rubbish piled high around Birmingham is NOT due to striketo “get tough” to ensure that bins are being collected and emptied during the s
birminghammail / Posted 14 hours ago
to “get tough” to ensure that bins are being collected and emptied during the seven hours a day dustmen are on duty. The Unite union has been operating a work to rule and overtime ban alongside the daily two-hour strikes since the start of... Read more
15h
Daily Mirror
NHS vacancies reach record high as staff blame 'neglect from the government'salaries must be fair, working conditions must be safe and sustainable, and cle
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 hours ago
salaries must be fair, working conditions must be safe and sustainable, and clear career pathways must be in place.” The Unite union, which represents 100,000 NHS staff, said "a perfect storm" of pay austerity, Brexit and constant reorganisation... Read more
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16h
Oxford Mail
BMW announces electric Mini will be built in Oxfordnewest member of the BMW i family. The all-electric BMW X3 has been announced
Oxford Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
newest member of the BMW i family. The all-electric BMW X3 has been announced for 2020, and the BMW iNEXT is due in 2021. Unite union hailed the skills and efficiency of the Cowley workforce. Welcoming the news, Unite urged the Government to get... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Alliances made as Ulverston prepares for worst case scenariomain plant. We don't want to run the town down, we want the message that there
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 days ago
main plant. We don't want to run the town down, we want the message that there are talented people in the workforce The Unite union has issued a statement pledging to do everything in its power to protect the jobs of local workers, whatever the... Read more
6d
birminghammail
This is what it takes to train as a binmanThe walkout by members of the Unite union is the first of a series and will be
birminghammail / Posted 6 days ago
The walkout by members of the Unite union is the first of a series and will be followed by a series of planned two hour strikes - with the threat the action will continue into September. It means the residents across the city are likely to see some... Read more
6d
birminghammail
Striking binmen accused of refusing to pick up black bags while on dutybullying come in a letter sent to the trade unions representing the binmen – an
birminghammail / Posted 6 days ago
bullying come in a letter sent to the trade unions representing the binmen – and have been described as ‘spurious’ by the Unite union. It suggests that the council is set to take a hard line over the industrial action and comes as negotiations... Read more
6d
International Business Times
British Airways cabin crew to stage new two-week strike British Airways crew will stage a two-week strike in August in a dispute over,
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
British Airways crew will stage a two-week strike in August in a dispute over, the Unite union has announced. Beginning on 2 August, members of the airline's "mixed fleet crew" working on both long and short haul flights will walk out for two weeks.... Read more
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Daily Star
British Airways cabin crew begin 14-day strike – here’s what to do if you’re affectedwho make up around 5,500 members of BA’s cabin crew – just over a third. Membe
Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
who make up around 5,500 members of BA’s cabin crew – just over a third. Members of this fleet who are also members of the Unite union have said they are receiving “poverty pay” and that their average salary is £16,000. Over the course of the... Read more
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Daily Record
'Shambulance' paramedic firm boss says he's victim of as fake ad smear campaignScotland have also ­provided private ambulances for the NHS. Jamie McNamee, na
Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
Scotland have also ­provided private ambulances for the NHS. Jamie McNamee, national convenor for the Unite union and an experienced paramedic, said it is vital that a ­regulatory body is formed to oversee the private... Read more
10d
Daily Mirror
Army have no idea how many people have been caught wandering on to firing rangestwo attempts to get into sensitive sites used for nuclear weapons, early warnin
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
two attempts to get into sensitive sites used for nuclear weapons, early warning radar and stopovers for US bombers. Last year the Unite union complained that removing look out wardens from Army firing ranges to save money would put lives at... Read more
11d
guardian-series
Clinical waste piles up as hospital workers strike against 'slave-like' conditionshow infections get spread.” The 25-year-old father then demanded an end to por
guardian-series / Posted 11 days ago
how infections get spread.” The 25-year-old father then demanded an end to porters being put on zero-hours contracts. Unite union backed the protest He added: “They are treating us like slaves as we work for peanuts. “With the amount of work... Read more
11d
EveningTimes Online
Groundskeepers at Glasgow University are covering receptionist roles following job cutssimply won’t be able to keep up the standards they have become accustomed to.”
EveningTimes Online / Posted 11 days ago
simply won’t be able to keep up the standards they have become accustomed to.” Alison MacLean, Regional Organiser at the Unite union, said: “We encourage Glasgow University to listen to our members’ views and to mitigate the impact of process, as... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Groundskeepers covering receptionist roles following cutssimply won’t be able to keep up the standards they have become accustomed to.”
EveningTimes Online / Posted 12 days ago
simply won’t be able to keep up the standards they have become accustomed to.” Alison MacLean, Regional Organiser at the Unite union, said: “We encourage Glasgow University to listen to our members’ views and to mitigate the impact of process, as... Read more
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birminghammail
Why the bin strike could rumble onwho Cllr Clancy reminded the council chamber are two sides of the Labour moveme
birminghammail / Posted 12 days ago
who Cllr Clancy reminded the council chamber are two sides of the Labour movement – the council’s ruling group and the Unite union – are still talking. The bin unions know that their withdrawal of labour will noticeably impact the vast... Read more
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13d
birminghammail
Everything you need to know about the Birmingham bins strikeRoad, bins left full and rubbish all over road. “What an embarrassment to visi
birminghammail / Posted 13 days ago
Road, bins left full and rubbish all over road. “What an embarrassment to visitors.” Talks between the City Council and Unite Union are set to continue on Wednesday. If not resolution is reached bin men will be striking for two hours a day... Read more
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13d
AutoExpress
PSA's Vauxhall and Opel buyout to complete in Augustreaffirmed its commitment to respect existing agreements in the European countr
AutoExpress / Posted 13 days ago
reaffirmed its commitment to respect existing agreements in the European countries." Tavares has also since met with UK's Unite union boss Len McCluskey. The union boss said: "It was a relatively positive first meeting in which Mr Tavares gave... Read more
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express
Pay in cash? You're not a ‘good citizen’ – Corbyn joins call to END cash-in-hand jobsMcNamara of the Licensed Taxi Association said “little or no tax” is paid by co
express / Posted 13 days ago
McNamara of the Licensed Taxi Association said “little or no tax” is paid by corporate giants “ripping off the country”. Unite union leader Len McCluskey said: “Without fully resourced enforcement then all we have from Mr Taylor and the... Read more
13d
birminghammail
The huge number of bin collections missed BEFORE strike beganworking patterns which will have an impact on safety and productivity.Read More
birminghammail / Posted 13 days ago
working patterns which will have an impact on safety and productivity.Read More Talks between the City Council and Unite Union are set to continue on Wednesday. If not resolution is reached bin men will be striking for two hours a day every... Read more
14d
North-West Evening Mail
Desire to change Britain to help the 'just about managing' undimmed: Theresa Mayinsecurity and exploitation at work". The CBI said businesses "agree that flex
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 14 days ago
insecurity and exploitation at work". The CBI said businesses "agree that flexibility must be matched with fairness", but Unite union leader Len McCluskey said without effective legal enforcement "then all we have from Mr Taylor and the Government... Read more
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The News and Star
Desire to change Britain to help the 'just about managing' undimmed: Theresa Mayinsecurity and exploitation at work". The CBI said businesses "agree that flex
The News and Star / Posted 14 days ago
insecurity and exploitation at work". The CBI said businesses "agree that flexibility must be matched with fairness", but Unite union leader Len McCluskey said without effective legal enforcement "then all we have from Mr Taylor and the Government... Read more
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Market Watch
Here’s the No. 1 problem with the so-called gig economyseven pillars of Taylor are very wobbly and tumble to rubble under first scruti
Market Watch / Posted 14 days ago
seven pillars of Taylor are very wobbly and tumble to rubble under first scrutiny,” Len McCluskey, head of the Unite union, was quoted as saying by The Independent newspaper. “Neither will it address bogus self-employment, and the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Theresa May: 'I'm still determined to change UK to help those just managing'morning. "From what we've seen, this review is not the game-changer needed to
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 14 days ago
morning. "From what we've seen, this review is not the game-changer needed to end insecurity and exploitation at work." Unite union leader Len McCluskey said the recommendations must be matched by effective enforcement of the law, adding:... Read more
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The News and Star
Theresa May: 'I'm still determined to change UK to help those just managing'morning. "From what we've seen, this review is not the game-changer needed to
The News and Star / Posted 14 days ago
morning. "From what we've seen, this review is not the game-changer needed to end insecurity and exploitation at work." Unite union leader Len McCluskey said the recommendations must be matched by effective enforcement of the law, adding:... Read more
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Ilford Recorder
Second strike by contract workers at Royal London and Bart’s hospitals starts tomorrow6am tomorrow in their dispute with Serco contract service providers. It follow
Ilford Recorder / Posted 14 days ago
6am tomorrow in their dispute with Serco contract service providers. It follows last week’s three-day strike which the Unite union says caused disruption to domestic services at the four hospitals, laying the blame on Serco for “refusing to... Read more
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14d
TheBull
BMW, UK staff end pensions disputesaid Monday, ending a months-long dispute and threat of more strikes at the Ger
TheBull / Posted 14 days ago
said Monday, ending a months-long dispute and threat of more strikes at the German car giant's plants. Members of the Unite union making BMW's Mini and Rolls-Royce cars at four factories voted to accept a revised offer. A BMW spokesman... Read more
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Romford Recorder
Second strike by contract workers at Royal London and Bart’s hospitals starts tomorrow6am tomorrow in their dispute with Serco contract service providers. It follow
Romford Recorder / Posted 15 days ago
6am tomorrow in their dispute with Serco contract service providers. It follows last week’s three-day strike which the Unite union says caused disruption to domestic services at the four hospitals, laying the blame on Serco for “refusing to... Read more
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Daily Record
Cops pressure firms to give them workers' fingerprints in Big Brother data trawlthem up to legal challenges under current data protection laws concerning colle
Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
them up to legal challenges under current data protection laws concerning collection and sharing of personal information.” Unite union construction officer Steven Dillon confirmed that workers’ thumbprints are taken when they are recruited to the... Read more
18d
chroniclelive
What Jeremy Corbyn will say at the Durham Galacall for the same deal for the North East of England as for Northern Ireland wh
chroniclelive / Posted 18 days ago
call for the same deal for the North East of England as for Northern Ireland when he addresses crowds.General Secretary of Unite union Len McCluskey The General secretary of Unite, Britain and Ireland’s biggest union, will condemn the Government... Read more
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Evening Standard
Sir Howard Davies 'seven out of 10 optimistic on Heathrow expansion'“Business will whip the Tories, unions will whip Labour.” Peter Kavanagh, Lond
Evening Standard / Posted 18 days ago
“Business will whip the Tories, unions will whip Labour.” Peter Kavanagh, London and Eastern regional secretary for the Unite union, said: “The Government must show Britain is open for business and fast forward final decision-making and... Read more
19d
Newsmax
British Airways Strike Eased by Renting Qatar Jets, Crewsof a wage dispute that started in January. The dispute so far has resulted in 2
Newsmax / Posted 19 days ago
of a wage dispute that started in January. The dispute so far has resulted in 26 days of walkouts, according to the Unite union, which said BA has punished participating employees by scrapping certain benefits. The strike is resuming five... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow martial arts ace Ella back on international stageone of her hands hurt at the Northern Open, but still finished third. The youn
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 19 days ago
one of her hands hurt at the Northern Open, but still finished third. The youngster thanked the Sellafield branch of the Unite union for their sponsorship of £900, which has helped her continue her ambition of being a regular English competitor... Read more
20d
birminghammail
Residents advised to take rubbish to tip if they want it cleared 'sooner'keen to reach agreement with the trade unions representing staff and ‘make thes
birminghammail / Posted 20 days ago
keen to reach agreement with the trade unions representing staff and ‘make these proposals work’. The walkout, by members of the Unite union, will see the two hour strikes on Tuesday, July 11, Wednesday July 19, Thursday July 27 and Friday Augus... Read more
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AutoExpress
PSA's Vauxhall and Opel buyout approved by authoritiesreaffirmed its commitment to respect existing agreements in the European countr
AutoExpress / Posted 20 days ago
reaffirmed its commitment to respect existing agreements in the European countries." Tavares has also since met with UK's Unite union boss Len McCluskey. The union boss said: "It was a relatively positive first meeting in which Mr Tavares gave... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
British Airways crew to stage new round of walkoutsLONDON (AP) - Britain's Unite union says that British Airways cabin crew will s
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
LONDON (AP) - Britain's Unite union says that British Airways cabin crew will stage a new round of strikes in a long-running dispute over pay. Union members are set to walk out for two weeks from July 19. Members are already on a 16-day strike that... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
British Airways crew to stage new round of walkoutsLONDON (AP) - Britain's Unite union says that British Airways cabin crew will s
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 20 days ago
LONDON (AP) - Britain's Unite union says that British Airways cabin crew will stage a new round of strikes in a long-running dispute over pay. Union members are set to walk out for two weeks from July 19. Members are already on a 16-day strike that... Read more
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Daily Herald
British Airways crew to stage new round of walkoutsLONDON -- Britain's Unite union says that British Airways cabin crew will stage
Daily Herald / Posted 20 days ago
LONDON -- Britain's Unite union says that British Airways cabin crew will stage a new round of strikes in a long-running dispute over pay. Union members are set to walk out for two weeks from July 19. Members are already on a 16-day strike that... Read more
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Daily Star
British Airways crew threaten to RUIN summer holidays with shock DOUBLE BLOWfleet cabin crew, who are five days into a 16-day strike over pay, has announce
Daily Star / Posted 20 days ago
fleet cabin crew, who are five days into a 16-day strike over pay, has announced it will strike for another 14 days. The Unite union has said the new strike will kick into action from July 19, three days after the current strike ends. Mixed... Read more
22d
Daily Record
New oilfield near Shetland to bring 1500 jobs to crisis-hit North Sea industrycontinuing.”Read More Offshore workers who are part of the GMB union have vote
Daily Record / Posted 22 days ago
continuing.”Read More Offshore workers who are part of the GMB union have voted to take industrial action. Along with the Unite union, the members are in a long-running dispute with the Offshore Contractors Association (OCA) over pay. Molloy... Read more
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22d
Hampshire Chronicle
Bank of England facing first strike from workers in 50 yearsBank of England workers are to stage a four-day strike in a dispute over pay.
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
Bank of England workers are to stage a four-day strike in a dispute over pay. Members of the Unite union will walk out from July 31, the first strike at the bank in more than 50 years. The announcement follows a 95% vote in favour of industrial... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Bank of England facing first strike from workers in 50 yearsBank of England workers are to stage a four-day strike in a dispute over pay.
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 22 days ago
Bank of England workers are to stage a four-day strike in a dispute over pay. Members of the Unite union will walk out from July 31, the first strike at the bank in more than 50 years. The announcement follows a 95% vote in favour of industrial... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Bank of England facing first strike from workers in 50 yearsBank of England workers are to stage a four-day strike in a dispute over pay.
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
Bank of England workers are to stage a four-day strike in a dispute over pay. Members of the Unite union will walk out from July 31, the first strike at the bank in more than 50 years. The announcement follows a 95% vote in favour of industrial... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Bank of England facing first strike from workers in 50 yearsBank of England workers are to stage a four-day strike in a dispute over pay.
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
Bank of England workers are to stage a four-day strike in a dispute over pay. Members of the Unite union will walk out from July 31, the first strike at the bank in more than 50 years. The announcement follows a 95% vote in favour of industrial... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Bank of England facing first strike from workers in 50 yearsBank of England workers are to stage a four-day strike in a dispute over pay.
Oxford Mail / Posted 22 days ago
Bank of England workers are to stage a four-day strike in a dispute over pay. Members of the Unite union will walk out from July 31, the first strike at the bank in more than 50 years. The announcement follows a 95% vote in favour of industrial... Read more
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