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Remember the dead, fight for living

Monday, April 27th, 2020

Unite GS Len McCluskey: safety at work is a right, not a privilege

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7,000 London transport workers furloughed

Friday, April 24th, 2020

Furloughed TfL workers should act as ‘a spur’ for government financial rescue package

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Salute to our food workers

Friday, April 24th, 2020

Unite hails ‘unsung heroes’ working to keep the country’s stomachs full

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Heroes and zeroes

Friday, April 24th, 2020

UniteLive highlights the latest ‘heroes and zeroes’ amid coronavirus epidemic

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Uber

The doctor will see you now…

Thursday, April 23rd, 2020

The doctor can speak to you now. From behind closed doors, head-phones for stethoscopes.

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‘Knee jerk’ threat to 399 jobs

Thursday, April 23rd, 2020

The decision to axe 399 workers at Safran Seats UK, which makes commercial airline seats, has been branded as ‘knee jerk’ as bosses should have continued to app...

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library

Template for furlough deals?

Thursday, April 23rd, 2020

An agreement which will see over 100 workers at 12 Greenwich libraries furloughed on 100 per cent of pay during the coronavirus pandemic, could become a nationw...

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‘Essential workers must be able to afford essential things’

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020

COVID-19 crisis exposes poor treatment of vital workers supplying major supermarkets

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Woolwich Ferry workers win

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020

Woolwich Ferry workers to receive 100 per cent of pay if furloughed

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'His loss is simply immeasurable'

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020

“Gerallt was a hero alongside all of our frontline NHS staff. Day in day out they are selflessly putting themselves at risk in order to protect us all from this...

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waiter tipping tips

Victory for casual workers at Marriott Hotels

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020

Unite celebrates key hospitality victory as casual staff furloughed

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Steep rise in care home deaths

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020

Care home deaths underscore urgent need for PPE in sector

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How to social distance safely

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020

believe that people with big gardens should not be going to the park. Similarly if you go out and you have a garden you could make people sick by making a crow...

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Unite Facebook live event

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020

Following on from Unite's popular Facebook Live legal Q&A event, Unite will be hosting another one Facebook Live Q&A for members in the health sector tomorrow (...

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Litany of criticism

Tuesday, April 21st, 2020

“It is the right of every single worker in this country not to put themselves at risk of injury or hazard if they're going to work,” he said, noting that the la...

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Tough times for our cabbies

Tuesday, April 21st, 2020

Four weeks into lockdown Unite London taxi driver Jim Kelly on what it's really like for our self-employed members.

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Unite: taxi drivers in urgent financial support plea

Tuesday, April 21st, 2020

“Taxi drivers are really struggling. We can’t wait until June to be paid.” That is the message being echoed by taxi drivers up and down the country, and it...

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