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    Unite hails victory in Birmingham bin dispute
    August 17, 2017 - Thursday

    Unite hails victory in Birmingham bin dispute   Unite, the country’s largest union, today (Wednesday 16 August) said that it has achieved victory in the Birmingham bin dispute which will result in the suspension of the current industrial action. The union said that the city council had accepted the refuse workers’ case and restored the …

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    Unite warns no stone will be left unturned if Doncaster bins company breaks law to undermine strikes
    August 17, 2017 - Thursday

    Unite warns no stone will be left unturned if Doncaster bins company breaks law to undermine strikes Unite, the UK’s largest union, has warned that it will leave ‘no stone unturned’ if Doncaster refuse contractor Suez presses ahead with breaking the law during forthcoming strike action. Unite has received evidence that Suez is actively recruiting …

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    Unite celebrates court victory as historic win for working people
    July 26, 2017 - Wednesday

    Responding to the decision today (Wednesday, 26 July) by the Supreme Court that the government was wrong to raise employment tribunal fees, the leader of Unite, Len McCluskey said: “This is an historic victory. The Supreme Court has ruled that the Conservative government was wrong to deny working people access to employment justice. The Tories’ …

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    Demo to save Bromley libraries from privatisation on 19 July
    July 12, 2017 - Wednesday

    A demonstration protesting at the proposed privatisation of Bromley’s 14 libraries and calling for them to remain council-controlled will be staged on Wednesday 19 July. The protest, organised  by Unite, the country’s largest union, comes as the Tory-controlled council’s executive meets to discuss awarding the libraries’ contract to Greenwich Leisure Limited (GLL) – a social …

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    Birmingham council refuse workers consider industrial action, as 122 jobs axed
    June 17, 2017 - Saturday

    Refuse workers at Birmingham city council, who have voted overwhelmingly for strike action, will be considering industrial action, as the council swings the axe on 122 waste collection jobs. The refuse workers, members of Unite, the country’s largest union, voted by 90 per cent for strike action over proposed job cuts to the city’s waste …

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