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‘Blatant window dressing’


Prime Minister Theresa May’s new proposals to protect workers’ rights after Brexit are “meaningless” and “deeply disappointing”, Unite has said.   Announcing the details today... Read More
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‘Double whammy’


Unite is calling for an immediate crackdown on a loophole being operated by unscrupulous employment agencies and umbrella companies, which results in workers having the... Read More
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‘Historic agreement’


In a major victory, Ryanair has signed an recognition agreement with Unite, which represents nearly 700 cabin crew directly employed by the budget airline.  ... Read More
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Umbrella companies win


Unite has secured the final victory in a long running legal dispute which strengthens the union’s hand in pursuing the rip off merchants including payroll... Read More
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Win against umbrella firms


Unite has won a ground breaking legal victory over so called “umbrella employment” firms that exploit thousands of workers through bogus self-employment.   The union... Read More
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We are not robots


The final straw came when they tried to turn a Rocket into a robot.   Rebecca Rocket had put up with the rock bottom wages,... Read More