Transparency call

Questions asked over plant closure

News Feature

Ripoff bosses


Just three companies have been prosecuted for paying below the minimum wage in the past two and a half years, despite the government naming and... Read More
Comment Labour 2016

A just transition


This Tory Government and the coalition before it have a catalogue of failure - on the economy, on our National Health Service and on energy.... Read More
Labour 2016

My life in austerity Britain


Speaking from her own personal experience disability rights activist and actor Liz Carr (pictured left) told Sunday’s (September 25) Real Britain fringe about what it’s... Read More
News

Protect North Sea jobs


Scotland’s biggest union has called for urgent government action to protect jobs in the North Sea.   Unite the union was commenting after a new... Read More
Labour 2016

‘Under a shadow’


Unite health visitor Joyce Still warned the Labour Party Conference at a health debate today (September 27) about the impact that government austerity cuts have... Read More
News

Pension plans ‘fury’


Plans to close the final salary pension scheme for about 5,000 BMW car workers will be fought ‘tooth-and-claw’, Unite said today (September 27).   Unite... Read More
Labour 2016

Fair day’s pay


Unite welcomed today’s (September 26) commitment from the shadow chancellor John McDonnell, that a Labour government would address poverty pay by putting a real living... Read More
Labour 2016

‘Can’t run without us’


Unite bus worker James Mitchell, speaking on the Transport report at the Labour Party Conference today (September 26), highlighted key measures in the government’s Bus... Read More
Comment Labour 2016

Transport unites us all


Our report is absolutely clear.  Labour’s transport Policy unites us all.  Unlike this Tory government we are united against rising fares, against the isolation of... Read More
Labour 2016

Fundamental right


Laura Pidcock, a Unite delegate from Blyth Valley, today (Monday 26 September) addressed the National Policy Forum report on housing.   “Conference, every single person... Read More
Labour 2016

Harnessing Labour’s talents


An active industrial strategy which supports British manufacturing, decent jobs and reconnecting communities battered by Conservative cuts are among the issues for Unite at this year’s... Read More
News

Celebrate health visitors


Unite will celebrate the nation’s health visitors and 120 years of the CPHVA (Community Practitioners’ and Health Visitors Association) with a special week of events... Read More
News Feature

The ‘great pretender’


Last month, the government celebrated that it had ‘named and shamed’ 200 companies for failure to pay the minimum wage – the largest number of... Read More