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EveningTimes Online
Artists demand Glasgow School of Art reconsider contract with building firm involved in scandalQuestionnaire] and formal tender process." At the time of the court case, Len
Artists demand Glasgow School of Art reconsider contract with building firm involved in scandal
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 hours ago
Questionnaire] and formal tender process." At the time of the court case, Len McCluskey, general secretary of the Unite union, said: "The massive scale of the agreed damages shows the gravity of the misdeeds of major construction companies... Read more
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heraldscotland
Artists demand Glasgow School of Art reconsider contract with contractor involved in 'blacklist' scandalQuestionnaire] and formal tender process." At the time of the court case, Len
Artists demand Glasgow School of Art reconsider contract with contractor involved in 'blacklist' scandal
heraldscotland / Posted 10 hours ago
Questionnaire] and formal tender process." At the time of the court case, Len McCluskey, general secretary of the Unite union, said: "The massive scale of the agreed damages shows the gravity of the misdeeds of major construction companies... Read more
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The Irish Times
Lloyds said to axe 640 jobs in cost-cutting driveas staff feel they have already faced two years of endless workforce cuts,” sai
Lloyds said to axe 640 jobs in cost-cutting drive
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
as staff feel they have already faced two years of endless workforce cuts,” said Rob MacGregor, national officer at the Unite union. A statement from Lloyds said there will be a net reduction of 525 jobs when newly created roles are included.... Read more
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Business Standard India
Lloyds to axe 640 jobs in cost-cutting driveas staff feel they have already faced two years of endless workforce cuts," sai
Lloyds to axe 640 jobs in cost-cutting drive
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
as staff feel they have already faced two years of endless workforce cuts," said Rob MacGregor, national officer at the Unite union. A statement from Lloyds said there will be a net reduction of 525 jobs when newly created roles are included.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Corbyn is told by his own deputy he WILL face a leadership challengeLabour leader would have to seek nominations if he wanted to stand again and mi
Corbyn is told by his own deputy he WILL face a leadership challenge
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Labour leader would have to seek nominations if he wanted to stand again and might struggle to raise them. But Unite union boss Len McCluskey said any attempt to keep Mr Corbyn off the ballot paper would split the party and almost... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Jeremy Corbyn to hold crisis talks as Labour MPs try to force him outhow shut out of the political system millions felt. Writing in the Guardian, L
Jeremy Corbyn to hold crisis talks as Labour MPs try to force him out
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 days ago
how shut out of the political system millions felt. Writing in the Guardian, Len McCluskey, the general secretary of the Unite union, warned MPs tweeting and briefing against their leader that they could face mandatory deselections if they... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Pope urges EU to find new ways to stay togetherleader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but se
Pope urges EU to find new ways to stay together
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 5 days ago
leader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but seems to still have labor union backing. Unite union representative Jennie Formby said Sunday that it is "nonsense" to blame Corbyn for Britain's surprising vote to... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Pope urges EU to find new ways to stay togetherleader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but se
Pope urges EU to find new ways to stay together
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
leader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but seems to still have labor union backing. Unite union representative Jennie Formby said Sunday that it is "nonsense" to blame Corbyn for Britain's surprising vote to... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Pope urges EU to find new ways to stay togetherleader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but se
Pope urges EU to find new ways to stay together
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 5 days ago
leader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but seems to still have labor union backing. Unite union representative Jennie Formby said Sunday that it is "nonsense" to blame Corbyn for Britain's surprising vote to... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Pope urges EU to find new ways to stay togetherleader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but se
Pope urges EU to find new ways to stay together
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
leader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but seems to still have labor union backing. Unite union representative Jennie Formby said Sunday that it is "nonsense" to blame Corbyn for Britain's surprising vote to... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Pope urges EU to find new ways to stay togetherleader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but se
Pope urges EU to find new ways to stay together
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
leader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but seems to still have labor union backing. Unite union representative Jennie Formby said Sunday that it is "nonsense" to blame Corbyn for Britain's surprising vote to... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Pope urges EU to find new ways to stay togetherleader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but se
Pope urges EU to find new ways to stay together
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
leader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but seems to still have labor union backing. Unite union representative Jennie Formby said Sunday that it is "nonsense" to blame Corbyn for Britain's surprising vote to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
UK’s Corbyn under pressure amid revoltThornberry have given Mr Corbyn their support despite the resignations. He als
UK’s Corbyn under pressure amid revolt
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Thornberry have given Mr Corbyn their support despite the resignations. He also still seems to still have union backing. Unite union representative Jennie Formby said on Sunday that it is “nonsense” to blame Mr Corbyn for Britain’s surprising... Read more
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News.com.au
UK’s Corbyn under pressure amid revoltThornberry have given Mr Corbyn their support despite the resignations. He als
UK’s Corbyn under pressure amid revolt
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
Thornberry have given Mr Corbyn their support despite the resignations. He also still seems to still have union backing. Unite union representative Jennie Formby said on Sunday that it is “nonsense” to blame Mr Corbyn for Britain’s surprising... Read more
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The Courier Mail
UK’s Corbyn under pressure amid revoltThornberry have given Mr Corbyn their support despite the resignations. He als
UK’s Corbyn under pressure amid revolt
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Thornberry have given Mr Corbyn their support despite the resignations. He also still seems to still have union backing. Unite union representative Jennie Formby said on Sunday that it is “nonsense” to blame Mr Corbyn for Britain’s surprising... Read more
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Adelaide Now
UK’s Corbyn under pressure amid revoltThornberry have given Mr Corbyn their support despite the resignations. He als
UK’s Corbyn under pressure amid revolt
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 days ago
Thornberry have given Mr Corbyn their support despite the resignations. He also still seems to still have union backing. Unite union representative Jennie Formby said on Sunday that it is “nonsense” to blame Mr Corbyn for Britain’s surprising... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Labour member pens personal rebuke to Corbynleader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but se
Labour member pens personal rebuke to Corbyn
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 5 days ago
leader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but seems to still have labor union backing. Unite union representative Jennie Formby said Sunday that it is "nonsense" to blame Corbyn for Britain's surprising vote to... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Labour member pens personal rebuke to Corbynleader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but se
Labour member pens personal rebuke to Corbyn
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
leader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but seems to still have labor union backing. Unite union representative Jennie Formby said Sunday that it is "nonsense" to blame Corbyn for Britain's surprising vote to... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Labour member pens personal rebuke to Corbynleader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but se
Labour member pens personal rebuke to Corbyn
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 5 days ago
leader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but seems to still have labor union backing. Unite union representative Jennie Formby said Sunday that it is "nonsense" to blame Corbyn for Britain's surprising vote to... Read more
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Boston Herald
Labour member pens personal rebuke to Corbynleader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but se
Labour member pens personal rebuke to Corbyn
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
leader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but seems to still have labor union backing. Unite union representative Jennie Formby said Sunday that it is "nonsense" to blame Corbyn for Britain's surprising vote to... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Labour member pens personal rebuke to Corbynleader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but se
Labour member pens personal rebuke to Corbyn
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
leader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but seems to still have labor union backing. Unite union representative Jennie Formby said Sunday that it is "nonsense" to blame Corbyn for Britain's surprising vote to... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Labour member pens personal rebuke to Corbynleader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but se
Labour member pens personal rebuke to Corbyn
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
leader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but seems to still have labor union backing. Unite union representative Jennie Formby said Sunday that it is "nonsense" to blame Corbyn for Britain's surprising vote to... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Union reasserts support for UK Labour leaderleader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but se
Union reasserts support for UK Labour leader
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
leader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but seems to still have labor union backing. Unite union representative Jennie Formby said Sunday that it is "nonsense" to blame Corbyn for Britain's surprising vote to... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Union reasserts support for UK Labour leaderleader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but se
Union reasserts support for UK Labour leader
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
leader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from some of his party's legislators but seems to still have labor union backing. Unite union representative Jennie Formby said Sunday that it is "nonsense" to blame Corbyn for Britain's surprising vote to... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Potential saviour of Tata steel threatens to pull out over Brexit voteMore Last night union leaders called for an urgent meeting with Tata and the G
Potential saviour of Tata steel threatens to pull out over Brexit vote
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
More Last night union leaders called for an urgent meeting with Tata and the Government. Harish Patel of the Unite union, which represents many steel workers, said: “It has been a generally uncertain and tumultuous time for steel... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Donald Trump visits UK: Republican presidential hopeful to reopen Turnberry golf resortlast July, and since more than 580,000 people signed a petition calling for him
Donald Trump visits UK: Republican presidential hopeful to reopen Turnberry golf resort
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
last July, and since more than 580,000 people signed a petition calling for him to be banned from entering the country, is supported by organisations including Stand Up to Racism Scotland, the Glasgow Campaign to Welcome Refugees and the Unite un... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Donald Trump flies in to protests and a snub from Scotland's political leadersis supported by organisations including Stand Up to Racism Scotland, the Glasgo
Donald Trump flies in to protests and a snub from Scotland's political leaders
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
is supported by organisations including Stand Up to Racism Scotland, the Glasgow Campaign to Welcome Refugees and the Unite union. Keir McKechnie, of Stand Up to Racism Scotland, said: "His message of hate is one that we'll challenge and we... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Liam Neeson urges UK to vote Remain in EU referendum voteremain in the EU." Trade unionists, politicians and members of the public atte
Liam Neeson urges UK to vote Remain in EU referendum vote
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
remain in the EU." Trade unionists, politicians and members of the public attended the Rally For Future organised by the Unite union. Photo Aidan OReilly/Pacemaker PressTrade unionists, politicians and members of the public attended the Rally For... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Example of a McDonald's worker shortpaid annual leaveand allocates annual leave in hours rather than days or weeks which makes it ve
Example of a McDonald's worker shortpaid annual leave
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
and allocates annual leave in hours rather than days or weeks which makes it very difficult to comply with the law, says Unite Union Nationa Director Mike Treen.They should have paid her at the higher of her "ordinary weekly pay" or her average... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Back on the road! Union holds off on third bus strike in Leedstransport users in Leeds have been handed some timely good news after another d
Back on the road! Union holds off on third bus strike in Leeds
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 11 days ago
transport users in Leeds have been handed some timely good news after another day of bus strike chaos in the city. The Unite union yesterday told the Yorkshire Evening Post it had no immediate plans to call a further strike in its dispute over... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Bus strike chaos today - and there’s more disruption to come this weekwould have been “unreasonable” for staff involved in today’s strike to recover
Bus strike chaos today - and there’s more disruption to come this week
Wakefield Today / Posted 11 days ago
would have been “unreasonable” for staff involved in today’s strike to recover lost earnings through overtime shifts. The Unite union has accused First of playing “hard ball” with a measure it says will “cause more disruption to the travelling... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Leeds bus strike: Which buses are running today?First Leeds is under way. The 24-hour walkout began at 2am and is part of an o
Leeds bus strike: Which buses are running today?
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 12 days ago
First Leeds is under way. The 24-hour walkout began at 2am and is part of an ongoing dispute with with member of the Unite union over pay. The firm has imposed a ban on voluntary overtime this week for workers who are taking part in the... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Bus strike chaos in Leeds today - and there’s more disruption to come this weekwould have been “unreasonable” for staff involved in today’s strike to recover
Bus strike chaos in Leeds today - and there’s more disruption to come this week
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 12 days ago
would have been “unreasonable” for staff involved in today’s strike to recover lost earnings through overtime shifts. The Unite union has accused First of playing “hard ball” with a measure it says will “cause more disruption to the travelling... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Leeds bus workers set for new strike over payand other staff at First Leeds’s Bramley and Hunslet Park depots will walk out
Leeds bus workers set for new strike over pay
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 14 days ago
and other staff at First Leeds’s Bramley and Hunslet Park depots will walk out for 24 hours from 2am on Monday. The Unite union members staged an initial 24-hour strike on Monday this week in their dispute with the operator over pay. It saw... Read more
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Irish Examiner
PM David Cameron urges tolerance in British politics as tributes paid to Jo Coxfollowing Ms Cox’s death, with Stronger In announcing that they will extend the
PM David Cameron urges tolerance in British politics as tributes paid to Jo Cox
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
following Ms Cox’s death, with Stronger In announcing that they will extend the pause in national campaign events to today. Unite union leader Len McCluskey cancelled a planned EU speech on Monday in a mark of respect to the murdered... Read more
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heraldscotland
Love of arguing and LA Law forges stellar legal careercareer highlight was helping to save the Ineos chemicals plant in Grangemouth f
Love of arguing and LA Law forges stellar legal career
heraldscotland / Posted 14 days ago
career highlight was helping to save the Ineos chemicals plant in Grangemouth from the threat of permanent closure when the Unite union staged a high-profile strike in 2013 over new terms and conditions. “There was a lot of publicity at the time... Read more
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Harrow Times
David Cameron issues plea for tolerance as he pays tribute to Jo CoxMrs Cox's death, with Stronger In announcing that they will extend the pause in
David Cameron issues plea for tolerance as he pays tribute to Jo Cox
Harrow Times / Posted 14 days ago
Mrs Cox's death, with Stronger In announcing that they will extend the pause in national campaign events to Saturday. Unite union leader Len McCluskey cancelled a planned EU speech on Monday in a mark of respect to the murdered... Read more
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heraldscotland
David Cameron issues plea for tolerance as he pays tribute to Jo CoxMrs Cox's death, with Stronger In announcing that they will extend the pause in
David Cameron issues plea for tolerance as he pays tribute to Jo Cox
heraldscotland / Posted 14 days ago
Mrs Cox's death, with Stronger In announcing that they will extend the pause in national campaign events to Saturday. Unite union leader Len McCluskey cancelled a planned EU speech on Monday in a mark of respect to the murdered... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
David Cameron issues plea for tolerance as he pays tribute to Jo CoxMrs Cox's death, with Stronger In announcing that they will extend the pause in
David Cameron issues plea for tolerance as he pays tribute to Jo Cox
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
Mrs Cox's death, with Stronger In announcing that they will extend the pause in national campaign events to Saturday. Unite union leader Len McCluskey cancelled a planned EU speech on Monday in a mark of respect to the murdered... Read more
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Wakefield Today
New bus strike is ON after pay talks failwill be hit by strike action again at the start of next week, it was confirmed
New bus strike is ON after pay talks fail
Wakefield Today / Posted 14 days ago
will be hit by strike action again at the start of next week, it was confirmed today. Transport firm First Leeds said the Unite union had called a 24-hour strike for Monday, June 20. Around 1,000 drivers and customer hosts at First’s Bramley and... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
BREAKING: New Leeds bus strike is ON after pay talks failwill be hit by strike action again at the start of next week, it was confirmed
BREAKING: New Leeds bus strike is ON after pay talks fail
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 14 days ago
will be hit by strike action again at the start of next week, it was confirmed today. Transport firm First Leeds said the Unite union had called a 24-hour strike for Monday, June 20. Around 1,000 drivers and customer hosts at First’s Bramley and... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Jo Cox killing: Shock after MP dies after being shot and stabbed in the streetamazing, progressive and principled politician their mother was and how much we
Jo Cox killing: Shock after MP dies after being shot and stabbed in the street
EveningTimes Online / Posted 15 days ago
amazing, progressive and principled politician their mother was and how much we admired her." Len McCluskey, leader of the Unite union, said: "This is the most appalling crime. Two young children have lost their mum, Jo's husband has lost his wife... Read more
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heraldscotland
Jo Cox killing: Shock after MP dies after being shot and stabbed in the streetamazing, progressive and principled politician their mother was and how much we
Jo Cox killing: Shock after MP dies after being shot and stabbed in the street
heraldscotland / Posted 15 days ago
amazing, progressive and principled politician their mother was and how much we admired her." Len McCluskey, leader of the Unite union, said: "This is the most appalling crime. Two young children have lost their mum, Jo's husband has lost his wife... Read more
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walesonline
20 ways the EU has been good for Walesstate.9. Investment in Welsh jobs More than 500 EU businesses have Welsh opera
20 ways the EU has been good for Wales
walesonline / Posted 15 days ago
state.9. Investment in Welsh jobs More than 500 EU businesses have Welsh operations which provide 57,000-plus jobs. The Unite union claims that “roughly 150,000 Welsh jobs rely directly upon European funding”. 10. The opportunity to live... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Shock salary slash for Sellafield workersLtd but have not yet started will be subject to the old T&Cs. Apprentices and
Shock salary slash for Sellafield workers
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 15 days ago
Ltd but have not yet started will be subject to the old T&Cs. Apprentices and trainees are said by Steve Gibbons, of the Unite union, to be hardest hit by the changes. They started a fixed-term contract for their training at the time of the older... Read more
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The Welwyn & Hatfield Times
Angry Serco workers stage consultative ballot over contract changesquite angry about the proposals. “They have given us 90 days’ notice. “A lot
Angry Serco workers stage consultative ballot over contract changes
The Welwyn & Hatfield Times / Posted 15 days ago
quite angry about the proposals. “They have given us 90 days’ notice. “A lot of us have been here 15 or 20 years.” Unite Union East of England representative Richard Gates said: “For about the last 15 months the employer has wanted to... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Salaries and days off to be cut at Sellafield in West CumbriaLtd but have not yet started will be subject to the old T&Cs. Apprentices and
Salaries and days off to be cut at Sellafield in West Cumbria
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 16 days ago
Ltd but have not yet started will be subject to the old T&Cs. Apprentices and trainees are said by Steve Gibbons, of the Unite union, to be hardest hit by the changes. They started a fixed-term contract for their training at the time of the older... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Shock salary slash for Sellafield workersLtd but have not yet started will be subject to the old T&Cs. Apprentices and
Shock salary slash for Sellafield workers
Whitehaven News / Posted 16 days ago
Ltd but have not yet started will be subject to the old T&Cs. Apprentices and trainees are said by Steve Gibbons, of the Unite union, to be hardest hit by the changes. They started a fixed-term contract for their training at the time of the old... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Shock salary slash for nuke workersLtd but have not yet started will be subject to the old T&Cs. Apprentices and
Shock salary slash for nuke workers
Whitehaven News / Posted 16 days ago
Ltd but have not yet started will be subject to the old T&Cs. Apprentices and trainees are said by Steve Gibbons, of the Unite union, to be hardest hit by the changes. They started a fixed-term contract for their training at the time of the old... Read more
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Daily Mail
Vote to 'stop others f***ing with your future' says Keira Knightleya low profile again today to allow Jeremy Corbyn to make the pro-Brussels case.
Vote to 'stop others f***ing with your future' says Keira Knightley
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
a low profile again today to allow Jeremy Corbyn to make the pro-Brussels case. Speaking on a joint platform with militant Unite union boss Len McCluskey, the Labour leader will say staying in the EU provides the opportunity to ‘strengthen workers’... Read more
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