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‘You can change everything in this factory…’

Friday, September 29th, 2023

In his office, ‘man make-up’ immaculate as ever Romanian-born Unite rep Dave Imre lays out scores of filled out membership forms, casually cooling himself with ...

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The secret stranglehold

Thursday, September 28th, 2023

But this exploitation of migrant seasonal workers is part of a much bigger picture. At the end of the chain, the UK’s biggest supermarket chains are driving dow...

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Unite for rural workers

Wednesday, September 27th, 2023

Sacre bleu! A Unite rep who managers dread dealing with because of her attention to detail and determination to help union members navigate their way through th...

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Govt attacks on the rural working poor

Tuesday, September 26th, 2023

A new campaign aims to support Unite members and their families on Universal Credit (UC) by raising awareness of changes that are coming their way.

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Wigan Diggers’ festival comes to life

Monday, September 25th, 2023

The sun shone down on Wigan as a free festival run by volunteers keen to keep the memory of Gerald Winstanley alive, returned to the town earlier this September...

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Hank Wangford headlines at Burston Festival

Wednesday, August 30th, 2023

This September the crowd at the annual Burston Strike School rally in Suffolk will be treated to the country sounds of Hank Wangford and his band. Anyone who ha...

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'Hold firm and stick with your gut feeling'

Thursday, August 17th, 2023

The TUC speaks to Unite member Dave Croft on how he and his colleagues fought back against being forced to work with asbestos

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Inspiring women

Tuesday, August 15th, 2023

Unite Equalities hosts National Women's Week in Birmingham to inspire and support women members

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'We were really buzzing'

Monday, August 14th, 2023

Unite rep and Glasgow Film Theatre worker Euan tells UniteLive why he's thrilled his employer has voluntarily recognised Unite - and how your workplace can unionise too

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'Tremendous victory' for Wales buses

Thursday, August 10th, 2023

UniteLive looks back at key win for Unite Wales 'Back your Bus Route' campaign

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'That's how we turn the tables'

Wednesday, August 9th, 2023

Unite shows the value of face-to-face conversations as it raises union's profile at Royal Welsh Show

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The good life?

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2023

“Barns and cottages will get converted into properties that landowners sell off with a few acres of land and horse paddocks, and millionaires from London will b...

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Going hungry in the food factory

Tuesday, July 18th, 2023

UniteLIVE speaks to members who make and sell food - yet can't afford to buy it

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'The legacy of the Windrush generation lives on'

Thursday, June 22nd, 2023

Unite celebrates the 75th anniversary of the arrival of the Empire Windrush

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'Liverpool's potential is huge'

Tuesday, May 16th, 2023

Eurovision may be over - but Unite's UnionVision Liverpool hospitality campaign is only just getting started

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68 is too late!

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2023

Unite joins forces with National Pensioners' Convention and Scottish Pensioners' Forum to oppose state pension age rises with London demo

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‘It was a victory for the trade union movement’

Monday, April 24th, 2023

Unite retired member Terry Renshaw tells UniteLive how the Shrewsbury 24 campaign won their 47-year fight for justice

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'It's almost the same as living on the street'

Thursday, April 13th, 2023

TBIJ and VICE World News investigation: this is how people picking your vegetables have to live

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