Category Archives: UK Employment Rights

A New Deal for Workers – May Day Manifesto

A New Deal For Workers By Prof K. D. Ewing and Lord John Hendy QC Before COVID, a team of experts set out, for the Institute of Employment Rights (IER), a transformative programme for future work relations in the UK. … Continue reading

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Freeports aren’t about ‘levelling up’ – they’re a cover for tax cuts and deregulation

Has the government learned the lessons of past policy failure, and is it genuinely committed to reducing regional inequalities? I’m not convinced By Andrew Fisher, published in i news on April 22 The UK has higher levels of regional inequality … Continue reading

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Deliveroo: “Workers rights – key reason investors are not investing”

In wide ranging article in The Observer said today employment rights are contributing to the company failure to secure big investors. The Observer reports: “Just as off-putting for some was the faint whiff of exploitation accompanying every meal, with some of … Continue reading

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CTUF – IER May Day Rally: Online: May 1st. 11am – 12.30pm

Click anywhere on the above graphic and book your place now! Speakers and topics confirmed (as of 30th April): John Hendy QC (Tory Employment Rights Review); Professor Keith Ewing (Brexit Agreement Employment Rights); Sarah Wooley (Fast food organising). Andy McDonald … Continue reading

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