Daily Archives: 04/09/2015
Branches are asked to make financial donations and send messages of support to UNISON members currently locked in a bitter dispute with Barnet Council.
More than 200 members employed by the council have taken four days of strike action to date over the outsourcing of council services. Continue reading
Fight the TU Bill......
The trade union movement is facing the most vicious attack for decades in the form of the Trade Union bill which is currently going through parliament. Initially the Bill was to restrict strike action but more and more measures are being added. These include stopping the deduction of union subs from salaries, allowing agency workers to carry out the work of strikers, threatening pickets and protesters with ASBO’s and restricting our political funds making it more difficult to campaign on various issues. Continue reading