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Supreme Court judgment: UK trade union law breaches Article 11 of the ECHR

Unison’s legal case makes clear employers must not discipline staff for striking

Join the IER in Dundee for STUC Congress

The 127th Annual STUC Congress will be held between 15-17th of April at Caird Hall, City Square, Dundee, DD1 3BB

Parcelforce delivery drivers launch group lawsuit against Royal Mail 

Parcelforce delivery drivers belonging to the IWGB union are taking Royal Mail to court, arguing they have been wrongly denied basic rights

Office of National Statistics workers vote for industrial action over mandatory return to the office policy

PCS members vote decisively to strike over 40% office working time stipulation.

Minimum wage and National Living Wage increases

Real Living wage - paid voluntarily by some businesses in the UK - remains at the same level

Sick pay system is “broken and in desperate need of reform”, says TUC

The Covid-19 pandemic showed that our sick pay system is in desperate need of reform.

Justin Madders on the New Deal for Working People: ‘Better pay will end the self-defeating low wage’

The MP for Ellesmere Port and Shadow Minister for Business, Employment Rights and Levelling up writes in the Chester Standard

Lord Mandelson stirs up a hornet’s nest on workers’ rights

Former Blair advisor's intervention on the New Deal for Working People met with strong rebuke

GMB wins sick pay for 19,000 care workers

Massive win a landmark shift in culture for the entire care sector, says GMB Union

A ‘clear breach’ in the rule of law: Lord John Hendy on the Fire and Rescue MSL regulations [video]

Speech made to the House of Lords on Tuesday 19th March

Ministers have “done nothing” to stop another P&O Ferries, unions warn on 2 year anniversary of mass sacking

TUC, Nautilus and RMT join forces to call for a mandatory seafarers’ charter and boost to workers’ rights

Joint statement on the 2 year anniversary of the mass sacking at P&O Ferries

TUC, Nautilus and RMT have issued a joint statement
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