Tag Archives: northern ireland

News Feature

Keep our jobs and skills plea

The futures of nearly 4,000 key manufacturing jobs in Northern Ireland could be in now doubt following Bombardier’s announcement yesterday (May 2) that the Canadian... Read More

‘Destructive approach’

Up to a hundred compulsory redundancies are planned at Bombardier in Northern Ireland despite large numbers having their applications for voluntary redundancy rejected, Unite has highlighted.  ... Read More

‘Strength in numbers’

A campaign to give a big pay boost to workers employed by social enterprise leisure services’ giant Greenwich Leisure Limited (GLL) in London and Belfast... Read More
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Partnership must prevail

The apprenticeship levy is draining Northern Ireland of training resources and opportunities for young people and needs to be reformed, Unite has warned.   Issuing... Read More
International Women's Day 2019

It’s #Time4Equality

#Time4Equality is an initiative launched by the Irish Executive Committee at the start of 2019 – and it does exactly what it says on the... Read More
News Feature

‘Fair hospitality’ call

Unite hospitality workers took to Belfast’s streets today (December 12) to “lift the lid” on widespread exploitation and sexual harassment of young staff in bars,... Read More
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Disabilities day

Unite hosted a special conference in Northern Ireland today (December 3) on how best to provide support for employees dealing with mental health issues.  ... Read More

‘Back the bill’

Unite members are being urged to write to their MPs and ask them to support legislation to reform outdated abortion law in England, Wales and... Read More