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Belfast Telegraph
Capita staff to strike over cuts to pensionsat outsourcing group Capita are to stage a six-day strike in a dispute over pen
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
at outsourcing group Capita are to stage a six-day strike in a dispute over pensions. Members of the Unite union will walk out from October 5 after voting heavily in favour of industrial action. Unite said the action was in... Read more
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Scotsman
No questions on Anas Sarwar family business at Labour hustingsMinister of Scotland and lead Labour back to power in Holyrood. Mr Leonard, wh
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
Minister of Scotland and lead Labour back to power in Holyrood. Mr Leonard, who yesterday secured an endorsement from the Unite union, claimed that “too many people know what the Scottish Labour is against and not enough people know what we are... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Heathrow Airport festive disruption warning as Unite union moves to pay row ballot | Irish Examiner Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 03:37 pm Heathrow Airport
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 03:37 pm Heathrow Airport has... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham bin strike - this is where we stand nowconcern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Lab
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Labour-controlled council and leaders of the Unite union following a hearing in London. He said plans to make bin workers redundant should be shelved until the case had... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Birmingham bin workers halt industrial action after High Court victoryconcern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Lab
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Labour-controlled council and leaders of the Unite union following a hearing in London. He said plans to make bin workers redundant should be shelved until the case had... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Birmingham bin workers halt industrial action after High Court victoryconcern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Lab
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Labour-controlled council and leaders of the Unite union following a hearing in London. He said plans to make bin workers redundant should be shelved until the case had... Read more
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Bury Times
Birmingham bin workers halt industrial action after High Court victoryconcern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Lab
Bury Times / Posted 2 days ago
concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Labour-controlled council and leaders of the Unite union following a hearing in London. He said plans to make bin workers redundant should be shelved until the case had... Read more
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Gazette
Birmingham bin workers halt industrial action after High Court victoryconcern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Lab
Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Labour-controlled council and leaders of the Unite union following a hearing in London. He said plans to make bin workers redundant should be shelved until the case had... Read more
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guardian-series
Birmingham bin workers halt industrial action after High Court victoryconcern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Lab
guardian-series / Posted 2 days ago
concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Labour-controlled council and leaders of the Unite union following a hearing in London. He said plans to make bin workers redundant should be shelved until the case had... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Birmingham bin workers halt industrial action after High Court victoryconcern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Lab
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Labour-controlled council and leaders of the Unite union following a hearing in London. He said plans to make bin workers redundant should be shelved until the case had... Read more
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Harrow Times
Birmingham bin workers halt industrial action after High Court victoryconcern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Lab
Harrow Times / Posted 2 days ago
concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Labour-controlled council and leaders of the Unite union following a hearing in London. He said plans to make bin workers redundant should be shelved until the case had... Read more
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Gazette News
Birmingham bin workers halt industrial action after High Court victoryconcern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Lab
Gazette News / Posted 2 days ago
concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Labour-controlled council and leaders of the Unite union following a hearing in London. He said plans to make bin workers redundant should be shelved until the case had... Read more
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This is West Country
Birmingham bin workers halt industrial action after High Court victoryconcern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Lab
This is West Country / Posted 2 days ago
concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Labour-controlled council and leaders of the Unite union following a hearing in London. He said plans to make bin workers redundant should be shelved until the case had... Read more
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Bolton News
Birmingham bin workers halt industrial action after High Court victoryconcern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Lab
Bolton News / Posted 2 days ago
concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Labour-controlled council and leaders of the Unite union following a hearing in London. He said plans to make bin workers redundant should be shelved until the case had... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Birmingham bin workers halt industrial action after High Court victoryconcern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Lab
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Labour-controlled council and leaders of the Unite union following a hearing in London. He said plans to make bin workers redundant should be shelved until the case had... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Birmingham bin workers halt industrial action after High Court victoryconcern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Lab
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 2 days ago
concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Labour-controlled council and leaders of the Unite union following a hearing in London. He said plans to make bin workers redundant should be shelved until the case had... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Birmingham bin workers halt industrial action after High Court victoryconcern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Lab
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Labour-controlled council and leaders of the Unite union following a hearing in London. He said plans to make bin workers redundant should be shelved until the case had... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Birmingham bin workers halt industrial action after High Court victoryconcern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Lab
Croydon Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Labour-controlled council and leaders of the Unite union following a hearing in London. He said plans to make bin workers redundant should be shelved until the case had... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Birmingham bin workers halt industrial action after High Court victoryconcern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Lab
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Labour-controlled council and leaders of the Unite union following a hearing in London. He said plans to make bin workers redundant should be shelved until the case had... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Birmingham bin workers halt industrial action after High Court victoryconcern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Lab
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Labour-controlled council and leaders of the Unite union following a hearing in London. He said plans to make bin workers redundant should be shelved until the case had... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Birmingham bin workers halt industrial action after High Court victoryconcern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Lab
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court dispute between the Labour-controlled council and leaders of the Unite union following a hearing in London. He said plans to make bin workers redundant should be shelved until the case had... Read more
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birminghammail
Bin strike judge slams 'astonishing' state of affairs at counciljudge raised concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court fight betw
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
judge raised concern as he ruled on the latest stage of a High Court fight between the council and leaders of the Unite union which has developed in the wake of reorganisation proposals. He said plans to make binmen redundant should be... Read more
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express
Birmingham bin men win High Court jobs battle with Birmingham City CouncilCity Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. Th
express / Posted 2 days ago
City Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The judge today ruled in favour of the Unite union after analysing evidence at a two-day High Court hearing in London. Council bosses outlined plans to make more... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Birmingham refuse collectors win High Court battle in dispute over jobsCity Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
City Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The judge on Wednesday ruled in favour of the Unite union after analysing evidence at a two-day High Court hearing in London. Council bosses outlined plans to make more... Read more
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Bolton News
Birmingham refuse collectors win High Court battle in dispute over jobsCity Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The
Bolton News / Posted 2 days ago
City Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The judge on Wednesday ruled in favour of the Unite union after analysing evidence at a two-day High Court hearing in London. Council bosses outlined plans to make more... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Birmingham refuse collectors win High Court battle in dispute over jobsCity Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
City Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The judge on Wednesday ruled in favour of the Unite union after analysing evidence at a two-day High Court hearing in London. Council bosses outlined plans to make more... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Birmingham refuse collectors win High Court battle in dispute over jobsCity Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 2 days ago
City Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The judge on Wednesday ruled in favour of the Unite union after analysing evidence at a two-day High Court hearing in London. Council bosses outlined plans to make more... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Birmingham refuse collectors win High Court battle in dispute over jobsCity Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
City Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The judge on Wednesday ruled in favour of the Unite union after analysing evidence at a two-day High Court hearing in London. Council bosses outlined plans to make more... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Birmingham refuse collectors win High Court battle in dispute over jobsCity Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The
Croydon Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
City Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The judge on Wednesday ruled in favour of the Unite union after analysing evidence at a two-day High Court hearing in London. Council bosses outlined plans to make more... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Birmingham refuse collectors win High Court battle in dispute over jobsCity Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
City Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The judge on Wednesday ruled in favour of the Unite union after analysing evidence at a two-day High Court hearing in London. Council bosses outlined plans to make more... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Birmingham refuse collectors win High Court battle in dispute over jobsCity Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
City Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The judge on Wednesday ruled in favour of the Unite union after analysing evidence at a two-day High Court hearing in London. Council bosses outlined plans to make more... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Birmingham refuse collectors win High Court battle in dispute over jobsCity Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
City Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The judge on Wednesday ruled in favour of the Unite union after analysing evidence at a two-day High Court hearing in London. Council bosses outlined plans to make more... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham's bin strike suspended after dustmen win legal battlean injunction in place blocking the redundancies or downgrading of 106 binmen's
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
an injunction in place blocking the redundancies or downgrading of 106 binmen's jobs until the full case is heard. And the Unite union has agreed to suspend its strike action until the case is heard in November. The redundancies, through which the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Birmingham refuse collectors win High Court battle in dispute over jobsCity Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
City Council. Bosses at the Labour-controlled council opposed such a move. The judge on Wednesday ruled in favour of the Unite union after analysing evidence at a two-day High Court hearing in London. Council bosses outlined plans to make more... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Socialist Equality Group statement on the electionparty that it knows will attack the working class.Similarly, Socialist Aotearoa
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
party that it knows will attack the working class.Similarly, Socialist Aotearoa’s Joe Carolan, an organiser with the Unite union, declared that with Ardern in the leadership there was a new sense of excitement, “just as people have got... Read more
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express
Birmingham bin strike sees residential streets turn to RUBBISH mountainhas turned residential streets into a rubbish mountain The three-month dispute
express / Posted 3 days ago
has turned residential streets into a rubbish mountain The three-month dispute between Birmingham City Council and the Unite union over redundancy plans has seen bin bags piling up on the pavement, with locals reporting infestations of rats and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Bombardier deal collapse 'would hit Northern Ireland aerospace'each job in aerospace generates a further job in the rest of the economy.” Len
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
each job in aerospace generates a further job in the rest of the economy.” Len McCluskey, general secretary of the Unite union, said it is standing on the side of the workers “threatened by Boeing’s predatory behaviour”. He said: “At base... Read more
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birminghammail
Binmen heading BACK to work for ten days - but don't get too excitedmeans the 367 bins staff will be required to work their regular hours for the t
birminghammail / Posted 4 days ago
means the 367 bins staff will be required to work their regular hours for the ten days in between. Members of the Unite union voted by 92.4 per cent in favour of continuing the strike in a dispute over redundancies and changes to working... Read more
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birminghammail
Breaking: City binmen vote overwhelmingly to continue strike actionThe ballot of Unite union members saw 92.4 per cent in favour of continuing the
birminghammail / Posted 4 days ago
The ballot of Unite union members saw 92.4 per cent in favour of continuing the dispute with Birmingham City Council according to reports. This means the city faces the prospect of disruption continuing until Christmas. It is a small increase on... Read more
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birminghammail
What Unite chief Len McCluskey told rally for city's striking binmenUnite union boss Len McCluskey has called on Birmingham City Council’s chief ex
birminghammail / Posted 5 days ago
Unite union boss Len McCluskey has called on Birmingham City Council’s chief executive Stella Manzie to ‘sling her hook’ as hundreds gathered in Victoria Square to support the striking binmen. Union banners and placards saying ‘honour the ACAS deal’... Read more
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birminghammail
Austerity "not to blame" for Birmingham bins fiascowere behind the threatened redundancies of 113 binmen. She was speaking ahead
birminghammail / Posted 6 days ago
were behind the threatened redundancies of 113 binmen. She was speaking ahead of a rally in support of the strike by the Unite union - which has claimed the Labour run Birmingham City Council is carrying out Tory cuts. But cllr Alden (Cons,... Read more
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birminghammail
These parts of Birmingham will get bin collections this week- but some of you lucky Brummies can expect a visit. There is no end in sight
birminghammail / Posted 6 days ago
- but some of you lucky Brummies can expect a visit. There is no end in sight to the bitter industrial dispute with the Unite union warning dustmen could be out until next year. If you live in one of the below wards, the council has requested... Read more
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birminghammail
It's the denial which leads to the downfallto them at the start of September, and those notices are now being challenged w
birminghammail / Posted 7 days ago
to them at the start of September, and those notices are now being challenged with an attempted legal injunction. With the Unite union having declared victory following Clancy’s now discredited deal in August, any compromise in which those jobs are... Read more
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birminghammail
This is the huge pile of filth that shames Birminghamapologised to residents amid demands for a Council Tax rebate to reflect the mi
birminghammail / Posted 8 days ago
apologised to residents amid demands for a Council Tax rebate to reflect the misery caused by the dispute, which involves Unite union members.Fly-tippers are travelling from miles around to dump rubbish in Tarry Road. The council says on its... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Residents barricaded in homes by 3ft wall of bin bags in 'UK's filthiest street'workers restarted the strike after the council issued redundancy notices, despi
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
workers restarted the strike after the council issued redundancy notices, despite an agreement being reached with the Unite union through ACAS. Now workers, who are set to reballot for strike action this week, could continue the strike into... Read more
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birminghammail
Residents say this is the FILTHIEST street in Birminghamworkers restarted the strike after the council issued redundancy notices, despi
birminghammail / Posted 9 days ago
workers restarted the strike after the council issued redundancy notices, despite an agreement being reached with the Unite union through ACAS. Now workers, who are set to reballot for strike action this week, could continue the strike into... Read more
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birminghammail
Len McCluskey to support Birmingham's striking binmen at protestUnite union chief Len McCluskey is set to join a rally in support of Birmingham
birminghammail / Posted 9 days ago
Unite union chief Len McCluskey is set to join a rally in support of Birmingham’s striking binmen in the city centre this weekend. The head of Britain’s largest trade union will speak at the rally in Victoria Square on Sunday. The council leader... Read more
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chroniclelive
Police boss concerned about lack of funding for pay riseensure that police funding is adequate.” Britain faces the prospect of a wave
chroniclelive / Posted 10 days ago
ensure that police funding is adequate.” Britain faces the prospect of a wave of industrial action after the leader of the Unite union said he was prepared to break the law in order to launch strikes against pay restraint. Unite general secretary,... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool's new MP spectacularly takes apart the Tories and The S*n in powerful maiden speechhad “two Liver Birds” scrapping in his stomach. Talking of his pride at repres
Liverpool Echo / Posted 10 days ago
had “two Liver Birds” scrapping in his stomach. Talking of his pride at representing Liverpool in Parliament, the former Unite union officer explained how the sacking of his docker father for crossing a picket line started the process which... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham bin strike - how we ended up in this messfor much of the summer - resumed at 7.30am on Friday. It had been suspended -
birminghammail / Posted 10 days ago
for much of the summer - resumed at 7.30am on Friday. It had been suspended - but that has now been lifted - and the Unite union said it will now reballot workers and said the industrial action was set to go into NEXT YEAR. This is the story... Read more
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