Tag Archives: defence

Unite Policy Conference 2018

‘Not on our watch’


Policy conference delegates debated the need to protect defence sector jobs and form a credible path forward for defence diversification today (July 2).   Unite... Read More
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Combat air strategy call


Skills and the capability of the UK to manufacture its own combat aircraft must be at the heart of the government’s combat air strategy Unite... Read More
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New fears for Melrose bid


The national security of the United States could be jeopardised if the takeover of UK defence contractor GKN by investment company Melrose goes ahead, Unite... Read More
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Save BAE factory call


Unite will reassert its determination to ensure that manufacturing continues at the BAE factory in Brough, East Yorkshire, tomorrow (November 9).   Representatives of the... Read More
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Commit to defence call


Unite today (November 2) called on the new defence secretary Gavin Williamson to reverse the ‘hollowing out’ of Britain’s sovereign defence capability and spend the... Read More
Sound and Vision

Fighting for defence


Today (October 25) Unite BAe reps from all over the country came to Parliament to urge MPs to spend UK tax payers' money on UK defence work. View and... Read More
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‘Back UK defence’


Under threat defence workers from BAE Systems will be travelling from across England to the Houses of Parliament tomorrow (October 25) to lobby MPs and... Read More
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End uncertainty call


Unite called on the UK government today (October 9) to end the uncertainty for thousands of BAE workers and manufacturing communities across Britain by committing... Read More