27/08/2014 - Health workers likely to strike over pay
Thousands of health workers were balloted yesterday for strike action over pay.
Ballot papers for health service members of Unite in England, Wales and Northern Ireland are being asked whether they want to strike in the autumn over the governmentâs insulting pay offe
24/08/2014 - Councils need to act on minimum wage cheats
The campaign to name and shame organisations and companies that flout National Minimum Wage laws needs to be stepped-up according to the Unions Solidarity and Unison.
The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) recentl
24/08/2014 - Cuts hit working families hardest
Tory propagandaÂ suggests that those out of work, the 'scroungers' in their terms, are the ones who will be greatest hit by benef
09/08/2014 - ConDems to play "political football" with NHS
The ConDem government has deided to ignore the independent Pay Review Body over NHS pay in a move condemned by Unions.
Treasury chief secretary Danny Alexander yesterday said he would next year not ask the PRB for recommendations.
Unite national officer for hea
09/08/2014 - Fire Minister cancels talks ahead of strike
The Fire Brigade Union will take strike action over the eight days from Saturday 9 August unless talks can lead to a solution of the dispute.
That isn't looking likely now as Fire Minister Penny Mordaunt cancelled a meeting with the FBU just hours before the unionâs