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Threat to good manufacturing jobs in Belfast risks ‘domino effect’ with thousands of jobs at stake, union warns. GMB, the union for aerospace workers, has called for the Government to intervene to protect Bombardier jobs in Northern Ireland. [...]
Today’s Conservatives seem intent on dragging us back to the dark days before the NHS was founded. GMB, the union for public sector workers, has published figures that show public sector employment as a share of the labour market has fallen to a seventy year low. [...]
GMB, the union for taxi and professional drivers, will today [Monday 18 September 2017] join forces with global consumer group SumOfUs to hand in a 100,000-strong mass petition to City Hall calling on Transport for London (TfL) to force Uber to respect workers’ rights or get out of London. [...]
The narrow margin of the yes vote should highlight to the offshore contractors they still have a dissatisfied workforce. GMB, the union for offshore workers, has accepted an improved pay deal from the OCA after balloting members. [...]
UK will be locked into damaging deal for 20 years – even after we leave EU says GMB. GMB has issued a dire warning as the ‘toxic’ CETA trade deal comes into force next week. [...]
Unions, parents and activists are prepared to fight to keep it open. GMB and Unison have teamed up with parents in a bid to save a desperately needed local children's centre. [...]
Union urges TUC congress to push for Government review into failing trust. GMB, the union for teaching assistants, is calling for an investigation into alleged nepotism and bullying at Wakefield City Academies Trust schools. [...]
It is deeply regrettable that a body like the TUC Congress that has played a major and crucial role in the life of our nation was prepared to carry a motion that undermines union members' jobs and our national defence says GMB. GMB, the defence workers' union, expressed disappointment [...]
‘Government con trick’ sees billions stripped from budgets to deny real-pay rise to lower-paid 55 per cent of workers. GMB, the union for public sector workers, accuses Theresa May of ignoring the ‘forgotten’ three million public sector staff in a major new report today. [...]
Robbing Peter to pay Paul, raiding already stretched departmental budgets shows Theresa May is living in a fantasy land. GMB, the union for public sector workers,says today’s announcement the pay cap will be lifted for some public sector workers is nothing but smoke and mirror politics. [...]

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  • PM Must Safeguard Bombadier Jobs
    Threat to good manufacturing jobs in Belfast risks ‘domino effect’ with thousands of jobs at stake, union warns. GMB, the union for aerospace workers, has called for the Government to intervene to protect Bombardier jobs in Northern Ireland. […]