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Daily Telegraph
Jeremy Corbyn facing 'coup attempt' over anti-Semitism row as ministers hold talks with plotters“has a point”. Labour sources last night denied that he is being moved and sai
Jeremy Corbyn facing 'coup attempt' over anti-Semitism row as ministers hold talks with plotters
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
“has a point”. Labour sources last night denied that he is being moved and said it was “nonsense” to suggest that Ms Midgley, who is becoming political director of the Unite union, quit because of concerns over the handling of the anti-Semitism... Read more
23h
Belfast Telegraph
Blacklisted construction workers accept 'fair and reasonable' settlementsthat the modern UK construction industry provides the highest standards of empl
Blacklisted construction workers accept 'fair and reasonable' settlements
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 23 hours ago
that the modern UK construction industry provides the highest standards of employment and HR practice for its workforce." There is outstanding litigation between the construction companies and the Unite union, with a trial due to start o... Read more
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Contractor UK
Label contractors 'unsupervised' at your peril, recruiters warnedthose in receipt of it, condemned Michelle Reilly of compliance firm CXC Global
Label contractors 'unsupervised' at your peril, recruiters warned
Contractor UK / Posted 3 days ago
those in receipt of it, condemned Michelle Reilly of compliance firm CXC Global. Reilly issued the alert in wake of the Unite union leaking a presentation by the agency outlining to clients “The Solution” to the block on expenses for Supervised,... Read more
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birminghammail
4,000 appointments cancelled ahead of junior doctors' strikecreates particular risk for A&Es, maternity and intensive care units”. However
4,000 appointments cancelled ahead of junior doctors' strike
birminghammail / Posted 4 days ago
creates particular risk for A&Es, maternity and intensive care units”. However, he was accused of “sordid tactics” by the Unite union. The Health Secretary has urged them to think again as Labour’s Heidi Alexander described the day before the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Nicola Sturgeon warns Westminster over Royal Navy vessels orderthem. "The Tories need to end the feast and famine of orders so the workforce
Nicola Sturgeon warns Westminster over Royal Navy vessels order
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
them. "The Tories need to end the feast and famine of orders so the workforce can be maintained at a steady level." The Unite union also called on the Government to honour its commitment. Pat Rafferty, the union's Scottish secretary, said: "The... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Nicola Sturgeon warns Westminster over Royal Navy vessels orderthem. "The Tories need to end the feast and famine of orders so the workforce
Nicola Sturgeon warns Westminster over Royal Navy vessels order
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
them. "The Tories need to end the feast and famine of orders so the workforce can be maintained at a steady level." The Unite union also called on the Government to honour its commitment. Pat Rafferty, the union's Scottish secretary, said: "The... Read more
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Contractor UK
Lloyds Bank to offshore 90 IT jobsbanking and risk divisions, as well as those in the IT department, where the of
Lloyds Bank to offshore 90 IT jobs
Contractor UK / Posted 8 days ago
banking and risk divisions, as well as those in the IT department, where the offshoring will swallow 82 IT jobs. The Unite union attacked the losses, due to hit Lloyds’ back office sites in London, Brighton, Gloucester, Leeds, Halifax and... Read more
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thebee
Lloyds Cuts 430 Jobs In Latest Cost Cullcuts would affect several of the bank's divisions, it said, including consumer
Lloyds Cuts 430 Jobs In Latest Cost Cull
thebee / Posted 9 days ago
cuts would affect several of the bank's divisions, it said, including consumer finance, commercial banking and legal. The Unite union said 80 IT roles would be outsourced to India under the plan. Lloyds added: "'As part of our group strategic... Read more
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walesonline
Fresh hope for Port Talbot as reports emerge of steel buyoutsaid it would welcome "prompt discussions with Stuart Wilkie and any management
Fresh hope for Port Talbot as reports emerge of steel buyout
walesonline / Posted 10 days ago
said it would welcome "prompt discussions with Stuart Wilkie and any management buyout option". Mark Turner, from the Unite union, who works at the Port Talbot plant, said: “At this moment in time, we know as much as anybody else. “We will be... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Hospital pays out after ‘pathetic’ incidents lead to mother’s deathher family call a ‘pathetic’ string of events, which saw her suffer a broken le
Hospital pays out after ‘pathetic’ incidents lead to mother’s death
Weston Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
her family call a ‘pathetic’ string of events, which saw her suffer a broken leg and develop a fatal clot in her lung. The Unite union was contacted by her son Alex and carried out an investigation into the incident, and said staffing shortages had... Read more
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Daily Star
Summer of strikes set to ruin your hols but cheer up as sun is on its waythey could face a nightmare on Britain’s transport network. Heathrow security
Summer of strikes set to ruin your hols but cheer up as sun is on its way
Daily Star / Posted 12 days ago
they could face a nightmare on Britain’s transport network. Heathrow security staff are being balloted for action by the Unite union over the sacking of two reps. GETTYHEATHROW: security staff are being balloted for action by the Unite union... Read more
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SKY News
Thousands Join Anti-Austerity March In LondonMinister David Cameron in the wake of the Panama Papers leaks. The protesters
Thousands Join Anti-Austerity March In London
SKY News / Posted 13 days ago
Minister David Cameron in the wake of the Panama Papers leaks. The protesters gathered in Trafalgar Square for a rally Unite union general secretary Len McCluskey said: "The establishment shames our democracy. "It is up to all of us to work... Read more
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thebee
Thousands Join Anti-Austerity March In Londonprotesters called for the resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron in the wa
Thousands Join Anti-Austerity March In London
thebee / Posted 13 days ago
protesters called for the resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron in the wake of the Panama Papers leaks. Unite union general secretary Len McCluskey said: "The establishment shames our democracy. "It is up to all of us to work... Read more
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London24
50,000 protesters fill central London streets for People’s Assembly End Austerity Now marchin the protest organised by the People’s Assembly. Demonstrators, brought to L
50,000 protesters fill central London streets for People’s Assembly End Austerity Now march
London24 / Posted 13 days ago
in the protest organised by the People’s Assembly. Demonstrators, brought to London from across the country in free Unite union coaches, gathered at Gower Street before winding their way to Trafalgar Square to hear speeches from political... Read more
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heraldscotland
Thousands march through London in protest against Government cutssociety." In light of the Panama leaks, the crowds were also calling for the r
Thousands march through London in protest against Government cuts
heraldscotland / Posted 13 days ago
society." In light of the Panama leaks, the crowds were also calling for the resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron. Unite union general secretary Len McCluskey pulled out a Panama hat during his speech in relation to the recent scandal and... Read more
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walesonline
This whole family has worked in Port Talbot's steel industryare the possibilities: What will happen to Port Talbot steel works and Tata's o
This whole family has worked in Port Talbot's steel industry
walesonline / Posted 15 days ago
are the possibilities: What will happen to Port Talbot steel works and Tata's other UK plants now? "I’ve been with Unite union for years, some of the boys are with other unions. When I started it was a closed shop. You had to join the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Restaurant Brands reaches deal with Unite UnionThursday, 14 April 2016, 1:50 pmPress Release: Unite Union on international fa
Restaurant Brands reaches deal with Unite Union
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
Thursday, 14 April 2016, 1:50 pmPress Release: Unite Union on international fast food workers dayEMBARGOED UNTIL 12 NOON, THURSDAY, APRIL 14.Restaurant... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
International Day of Action for fast food workers April 14Wednesday, 13 April 2016, 10:38 amPress Release: Unite Union Unite is targeting
International Day of Action for fast food workers April 14
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
Wednesday, 13 April 2016, 10:38 amPress Release: Unite Union Unite is targeting Restaurant Brands, owners of the KFC, Carl's Jr, Pizza... Read more
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Scotsman
School closures: Sturgeon calls for inquiry into PPP dealsfor a “longer-term inquiry” into the construction of the Edinburgh schools afte
School closures: Sturgeon calls for inquiry into PPP deals
Scotsman / Posted 18 days ago
for a “longer-term inquiry” into the construction of the Edinburgh schools after immediate problems had been resolved. The Unite union joined calls for a review of PPP and private finance initiative (PFI) projects, describing the closure of the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Waterford ambulance staff resume industrial action2016 - 02:18 pm Industrial action by Waterford ambulance staff resumed this mo
Waterford ambulance staff resume industrial action
Irish Examiner / Posted 22 days ago
2016 - 02:18 pm Industrial action by Waterford ambulance staff resumed this morning, and will continue for four days, the UNITE union has confirmed. Union representatives met with the HSE yesterday, after which it was decided to reject the... Read more
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Evening Standard
Commons watchdog starts probe into £300,000 donations to KhanKathryn Hudson at the end of last month highlighting the donations made to Mr K
Commons watchdog starts probe into £300,000 donations to Khan
Evening Standard / Posted 22 days ago
Kathryn Hudson at the end of last month highlighting the donations made to Mr Khan, including one worth £60,000 from the Unite union. Mr Scully wrote: “Mr Khan appears to have either registered a number of donations beyond the 28-day period, or... Read more
24d
Belfast Telegraph
Strike-hit bookie Sean Graham to open for Grand Nationalcannot improve our offer, as to do so would jeopardise jobs and force shop clos
Strike-hit bookie Sean Graham to open for Grand National
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
cannot improve our offer, as to do so would jeopardise jobs and force shop closures." The spokesman said for the Unite union "to drive a claim for an increase of 23% is simply irresponsible. Such an increase would be likely to lead to the... Read more
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Harrow Times
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel businessto allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel business
Harrow Times / Posted 24 days ago
to allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands of jobs were stepped up. Members of the Unite union at Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) wrote to Cyrus Mistry, chairman of the Tata Group, warning against a "fire sale" of... Read more
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Gazette News
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel businessto allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel business
Gazette News / Posted 24 days ago
to allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands of jobs were stepped up. Members of the Unite union at Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) wrote to Cyrus Mistry, chairman of the Tata Group, warning against a "fire sale" of... Read more
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Bolton News
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel businessto allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel business
Bolton News / Posted 24 days ago
to allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands of jobs were stepped up. Members of the Unite union at Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) wrote to Cyrus Mistry, chairman of the Tata Group, warning against a "fire sale" of... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel businessto allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel business
Croydon Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
to allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands of jobs were stepped up. Members of the Unite union at Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) wrote to Cyrus Mistry, chairman of the Tata Group, warning against a "fire sale" of... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel businessto allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel business
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 24 days ago
to allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands of jobs were stepped up. Members of the Unite union at Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) wrote to Cyrus Mistry, chairman of the Tata Group, warning against a "fire sale" of... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel businessto allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel business
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
to allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands of jobs were stepped up. Members of the Unite union at Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) wrote to Cyrus Mistry, chairman of the Tata Group, warning against a "fire sale" of... Read more
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Gazette
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel businessto allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel business
Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
to allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands of jobs were stepped up. Members of the Unite union at Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) wrote to Cyrus Mistry, chairman of the Tata Group, warning against a "fire sale" of... Read more
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guardian-series
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel businessto allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel business
guardian-series / Posted 24 days ago
to allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands of jobs were stepped up. Members of the Unite union at Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) wrote to Cyrus Mistry, chairman of the Tata Group, warning against a "fire sale" of... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel businessto allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel business
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 24 days ago
to allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands of jobs were stepped up. Members of the Unite union at Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) wrote to Cyrus Mistry, chairman of the Tata Group, warning against a "fire sale" of... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel businessto allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel business
Kingston Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
to allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands of jobs were stepped up. Members of the Unite union at Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) wrote to Cyrus Mistry, chairman of the Tata Group, warning against a "fire sale" of... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel businessto allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel business
Streatham Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
to allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands of jobs were stepped up. Members of the Unite union at Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) wrote to Cyrus Mistry, chairman of the Tata Group, warning against a "fire sale" of... Read more
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This is West Country
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel businessto allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel business
This is West Country / Posted 24 days ago
to allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands of jobs were stepped up. Members of the Unite union at Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) wrote to Cyrus Mistry, chairman of the Tata Group, warning against a "fire sale" of... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel businessto allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands
Workers in Tata's carmaking arm warn firm against 'fire sale' of steel business
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
to allow enough time to sell its UK steel business as efforts to save thousands of jobs were stepped up. Members of the Unite union at Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) wrote to Cyrus Mistry, chairman of the Tata Group, warning against a "fire sale" of... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Supermarket giant Sainsbury’s to axe 870 store trainer rolesto introduce a new management role for training staff. Sainsbury’s has launche
Supermarket giant Sainsbury’s to axe 870 store trainer roles
Ipswich Star / Posted 25 days ago
to introduce a new management role for training staff. Sainsbury’s has launched a 45-day consultation period, with the Unite union saying it will campaign for as many of the affected staff as possible to be redeployed. According to Sainsbury’s... Read more
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Northern Echo
"Devastating blow" as Air Products halts 100-job Teesside energy plants in £770m write-offwe will work alongside our partners to support that process.” But Steve Cason,
"Devastating blow" as Air Products halts 100-job Teesside energy plants in £770m write-off
Northern Echo / Posted 25 days ago
we will work alongside our partners to support that process.” But Steve Cason, regional construction officer for the Unite union, was less charitable, saying it had been left in the dark. He said: “I’m absolutely appalled; we have heard... Read more
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The Economic Times
Port Talbot closure would tear hole in UK manufacturing supply chaincertainly have influenced training more than the old regime..." said Dave Bowye
Port Talbot closure would tear hole in UK manufacturing supply chain
The Economic Times / Posted 26 days ago
certainly have influenced training more than the old regime..." said Dave Bowyer, 59, a steelworker for 40 years and Unite union representative, whose ancestors were steelworkers. "The workforce itself has become far more technical. Our... Read more
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dna
Closure of Tata's Port Talbot will tear hole in UK manufacturing supply chaincertainly has influenced training more than the old regime..." said Dave Bowyer
Closure of Tata's Port Talbot will tear hole in UK manufacturing supply chain
dna / Posted 26 days ago
certainly has influenced training more than the old regime..." said Dave Bowyer, 59, a steelworker for 40 years and Unite union representative, whose ancestors were steelworkers. "The workforce itself has become far more technical. Our... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Holiday pay miscalculation more than a “mistake”Monday, 4 April 2016, 9:13 amPress Release: Unite Union says Unite UnionIt is
Holiday pay miscalculation more than a “mistake”
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 26 days ago
Monday, 4 April 2016, 9:13 amPress Release: Unite Union says Unite UnionIt is simply not credible that nearly every major employer and payroll providing... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
High-powered line-up of speakers for NZ Housing SummitAuckland.Media are welcome to report on this important event.· John Minto – Sta
High-powered line-up of speakers for NZ Housing Summit
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 26 days ago
Auckland.Media are welcome to report on this important event.· John Minto – State Housing Action Network· Mike Treen – Unite Union· Janfrie Wakim – Child Poverty Action Group· Jean Brookes – Anglican Social Justice Network· Janet Robin – West... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tata trouble: UK's public sector urged to go swadeshi to end steel crisishave been providing opportunities to UK steel producers already," he said. Ton
Tata trouble: UK's public sector urged to go swadeshi to end steel crisis
Business Standard India / Posted 26 days ago
have been providing opportunities to UK steel producers already," he said. Tony Burke, assistant general secretary of the Unite union, said the measure needed to compel British steel to be used in all infrastructure projects "otherwise, there will... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tata trouble: UK's public sector urged to go swadeshi to end steel crisishave been providing opportunities to UK steel producers already," he said. Ton
Tata trouble: UK's public sector urged to go swadeshi to end steel crisis
Business Standard India / Posted 27 days ago
have been providing opportunities to UK steel producers already," he said. Tony Burke, assistant general secretary of the Unite union, said the measure needed to compel British steel to be used in all infrastructure projects "otherwise, there will... Read more
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The Financial Express
UK’s public sector urged to buy locally to end steel crisishave been providing opportunities to UK steel producers already,” he said. Ton
UK’s public sector urged to buy locally to end steel crisis
The Financial Express / Posted 27 days ago
have been providing opportunities to UK steel producers already,” he said. Tony Burke, assistant general secretary of the Unite union, said the measure needed to compel British steel to be used in all infrastructure projects “otherwise, there will... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tata Steel closure would tear hole in UK manufacturing supply chaincertainly have influenced training more than the old regime..." said Dave Bowye
Tata Steel closure would tear hole in UK manufacturing supply chain
Business Standard India / Posted 27 days ago
certainly have influenced training more than the old regime..." said Dave Bowyer, 59, a steelworker for 40 years and Unite union representative, whose ancestors were steelworkers. "The workforce itself has become far more technical. Our... Read more
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Reuters
Port Talbot closure would tear hole in UK manufacturing supply chaincertainly have influenced training more than the old regime..." said Dave Bowye
Port Talbot closure would tear hole in UK manufacturing supply chain
Reuters / Posted 27 days ago
certainly have influenced training more than the old regime..." said Dave Bowyer, 59, a steelworker for 40 years and Unite union representative, whose ancestors were steelworkers. "The workforce itself has become far more technical. Our... Read more
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Northern Echo
Public sector buyers 'must consider true value of British steel'have been providing opportunities to UK steel producers already," he said. Ton
Public sector buyers 'must consider true value of British steel'
Northern Echo / Posted 27 days ago
have been providing opportunities to UK steel producers already," he said. Tony Burke, assistant general secretary of the Unite union, said: "This measure needs to be part of a broader package and compel British steel to be used in all... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Public sector buyers 'must consider true value of British steel'have been providing opportunities to UK steel producers already," he said. Ton
Public sector buyers 'must consider true value of British steel'
Oxford Mail / Posted 27 days ago
have been providing opportunities to UK steel producers already," he said. Tony Burke, assistant general secretary of the Unite union, said: "This measure needs to be part of a broader package and compel British steel to be used in all... Read more
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Harrow Times
Public sector buyers 'must consider true value of British steel'have been providing opportunities to UK steel producers already," he said. Ton
Public sector buyers 'must consider true value of British steel'
Harrow Times / Posted 27 days ago
have been providing opportunities to UK steel producers already," he said. Tony Burke, assistant general secretary of the Unite union, said: "This measure needs to be part of a broader package and compel British steel to be used in all... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Public sector buyers 'must consider true value of British steel' « Shropshire Starhave been providing opportunities to UK steel producers already," he said. Ton
Public sector buyers 'must consider true value of British steel' « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 27 days ago
have been providing opportunities to UK steel producers already," he said. Tony Burke, assistant general secretary of the Unite union, said: "This measure needs to be part of a broader package and compel British steel to be used in all... Read more
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