Nestle chocolate factory
GMB Unite

Unions slam ‘greedy’ Nestle after decision to close factories and cut 600 jobs

GMB and Unite have slammed the decision of Nestle to close two factories in England and cut 600 jobs, saying the move will ...
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Unite fire and rehire campaign
Unite

Unite warns of ‘pandemic of greed’ as it steps up fight against ‘fire and rehire’ tactics

The trade union has today kicked off a national campaign to end businesses using ‘fire and rehire’ tactics. Unite today launched a huge ...
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UNISON They Deserve Better campaign
UNISON

UNISON launches campaign to urge public to use local election votes to show support for public sector workers

The public sector union is reminding voters ahead of next week’s local elections that thousands of public sector staff face a government pay ...
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Unite the Union
Unite

Who do you think will be the next Unite leader? – Poll

The starting gun has been fired in the campaign to become the new general secretary of Unite – the largest trade union in ...
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Howard Beckett Unite leader campaign
Unite

Howard Beckett launches bid to become next Unite leader

Unite assistant general secretary for politics and legal formally launched his campaign to succeed Len McCluskey as the union’s general secretary. Howard Beckett ...
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Delivery driver in van
GMB

GMB says some Hermes drivers working for free for hours a day

Couriers for the delivery firm say they feel compelled to ‘muck in’ and help out with parcel sorting process in understaffed depots. Drivers ...
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Howard Beckett Unite leader campaign
Unite

Unite general secretary race kicks off as Len McCluskey officially announces his retirement

Unite the Union will choose its new general secretary by the end of this summer, as Len McCluskey formally announces retirement. The Unite ...
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London bus
Unite

Transport for London halt ‘remote sign on’ for bus drivers as Unite threatens strike action

Transport for London has announced it will carry out an independent review into the controversial ‘remote sign on’ requirement that means staff start ...
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police at protest on horses
Unite

Kill the Bill: Legislation “simply unacceptable”, says Howard Beckett as protests continue

Unite’s Assistant General Secretary says the new Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill is “simply unacceptable” as activists continue to protests to delay ...
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