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Unions Call On Government Not To Scrap RPI

The general secretaries of¬†Britain‚Äôs largest¬†unions have today¬†(Wednesday) issued a joint statement calling on the¬†government not to scrap the RPI measure of¬†inflation.¬† A decision on the future of¬†RPI is¬†expected to be announced alongside the Spending Review on 25 November. The statement … Continue reading

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TUC – Norwegian Unions – Free Trade Deal

The TUC has joined¬†Norwegian unions in calling for any trade deal between UK-Norway to enforce protections for workers’ rights, public services and migrant workers’ rights. Click here to read the full statement: LO Norway TUC joint statement on trade talks … Continue reading

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Pardons for Scots miners convicted during Miners Strike

Former miners,¬†members of the NUM, who were convicted during strikes in the 1980s will be pardoned.¬†The Scottish Government made the announcement on October 28th following an independent review into arrests the 1984 – 1985 strike. Around 1400 miners were said … Continue reading

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Redistribution Of Working Time & Wealth Webinar

  The Confederation of Shipbuilding & Engineering Unions along with the Institute Of Employment Rights and the Campaign For Trade Union Freedom are a holding webinar: Shorter Working Time and The Redistribution of Wealth November 9th ¬†7pm to 8pm. The … Continue reading

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