REPS in publicly owned Irish transport networks are suffering “blatant intimidation,” the Transport Salaried Staffs Association conference heard yesterday.
Transport workers resolved to condemn the “abominable behaviour” of parts of both Coras Iompair Eireann...
Monday 9th May 2016
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
TSSA transport union delegates voted to support a Remain vote in the upcoming EU referendum yesterday at the union’s annual conference.
Speakers made the case for staying in to fight for a reformed, democratic common market.
General secretary Manuel Cortes said: “If...
posted by Morning Star in Britain
TSSA will become the latest union to make a formal link with the Morning Star, resolving to buy a “significant” number of shares in the people’s paper.
Opening the union’s conference in Eastbourne, president Mick Carney said the importance of the Star had been...
TSSA leader warns Sturgeon not to muddy her party’s name as he excoriates Stagecoach boss over £11m tax labyrinth
Saturday 16th Apr 2016
posted by Will Stone in Britain
NICOLA STURGEON was under pressure yesterday to stop awarding public contracts to tax-dodging companies and give back donations from multimillionaire Brian Souter.
The Scottish First Minister and SNP leader published her tax return at the weekend in the wake of tax avoidance...
Tuesday 12th Apr 2016
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain
by Ben Stevenson at Congress House
YOUNG people “bearing the brunt” of the Tory austerity agenda resolved to fight back at the weekend’s TUC young workers’ conference.
Teaching union NASUWT’s Sobhia Mahmood pointed to a...
Monday 11th Apr 2016
Tories announce rail franchise shortlist of only foreign state firms as the public says yet again: ‘Bring back British Rail!’
Friday 8th Apr 2016
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
Business Minister belatedly flies back from hols
Saturday 2nd Apr 2016
posted by Luke James in Britain
THE GERMAN flag was raised over Manchester Piccadilly station yesterday in protest against a takeover of the Northern Rail franchise by the country’s state operator.
Members of rail unions hoisted the flag as they staged a protest outside on the first day that the line will be...
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
Unions demand action after damning report
Tuesday 29th Mar 2016