TRAIN drivers at Arriva Trains Wales announced yesterday they will stage a 24-hour strike in the new year.
Members of Aslef will walk out on January 4 — the day when many people will be returning to work after the Christmas break — as part of a long-running dispute over pay...
Saturday 19th Dec 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Wednesday 16th Dec 2015
OPEN University (OU) lecturers in Manchester will strike today for the second time over plans to shut seven educational centres and sack more than 500 staff.
Students, staff and lecturers’ union UCU strongly opposed the university governing council’s decision to close...
Thursday 10th Dec 2015
Strike called off after Health Secretary agrees to negotiations
Wednesday 2nd Dec 2015
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
TEACHERS at a “chaotic” free school have unanimously voted for strikes after a stressed-out teacher collapsed during a class and paramedics had to be called.
Staff at Stem Tech City Academy in Islington, north London, announced on Monday that they would stage five days of...
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
Strike action on a knife edge last night as the BMA considers offer
Tuesday 1st Dec 2015
PARKING wardens in Enfield yesterday announced plans to strike in their battle for the London living wage of £9.40 an hour.
Private contractor NSL provides warden services for Enfield Borough Council. The wardens are currently paid £8.41 an hour and plan to walk out on...
WORKERS who maintain and repair 32,000 housing association homes in north-east England are to start industrial action, it was confirmed yesterday.
For two years unions have been negotiating with housing association Thirteen Group, formed by the merging of four north-east housing...
HUNDREDS of Open University (OU) staff are staging a one-day strike today over “deeply disappointing” plans to shut down seven regional centres.
Members of the lecturers’ union UCU will walk out over the closures in Birmingham, Bristol, Cambridge, Gateshead, Leeds,...
Wednesday 25th Nov 2015
BMA makes historic 98% strike vote over contracts
Friday 20th Nov 2015
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain