Tag Archives: young people


Living wage win

Unite has notched up a further victory in its  campaign to make London’s largest social enterprise leisure services’ provider Greenwich Leisure Limited (GLL) pay the... Read More
TUC 2018

Left in the dark

Yesterday (Sunday September 9) Unite delegate Syed Nahid Uddin spoke to a packed hall at Trade Union Congress conference in Manchester in support of motion 31... Read More

The generation gap

Young people in the South West are struggling in low-paid, insecure jobs as their older peers fare better, according to new TUC research showing a... Read More

‘Lost wages’

London living wage (LLW) accredited councils have outsourced work to a leisure services provider that is “short changing” up to a 1,000 young people by... Read More
News Feature

No escape

Low-wage work has for many people become a sinkhole from which there may be no escaping, new research has shown.   One in five people... Read More
News Feature

‘Life lesson’

How do trade unionists first become members? Many will join when they have a problem at work, while others might get involved earlier, if say,... Read More
News Feature

Zero-hours contracts up

Zero-hours contracts are again on the rise, according to new figures from the Office of National Statistics (ONS) published yesterday (April 23).   The contracts,... Read More