GMB union

Public sector pay ballots: press for co-ordination

Nurses, refuse collectors, youth workers, teachers, lecturers and civil servants are being balloted.

Rebecca Anderson  ·  10 September 2022

Deliveroo: GMB sweetheart deal delivers bitter aftertaste

By Alex Reynolds and Tim Nailsea FOOD DELIVERY couriers are one of the worst-paid and most precarious sectors of the labour force. This sector has traditionally been ignored by the […]

Workers Power  ·  31 May 2022

We need to coordinate public sector pay ballots

By Rebecca Anderson THERE IS a real opportunity for coordinated strike action between two of Britain’s largest workforces: council workers, including school support staff, and hospital employees. If successful, it […]

Rebecca Anderson  ·  27 October 2021

British Gas threaten to “fire and re-hire” 20,000 workers

GMB must press ahead with strike ballot.

George Brody  ·  03 September 2020

Support the occupation, nationalise Harland & Wolff

Labour must support nationalisation under workers' control

Workers Power  ·  20 August 2019

Local Government: Union leaders prepare fresh capitulation

By Jeremy Dewar, Unison rep, pc Another year, another pay cut. Or so it seems. As we go to press, Britain’s biggest local government union, Unison, is about to close […]

Workers Power  ·  02 April 2018

Local government: reject the pay offer – fight for five per cent!

By a Unison schools convenor There are 1.3 million local government and school support workers – 78 per cent of them women. We are the housing officers, youth workers, social […]

Workers Power  ·  01 March 2018

Bah Humbug

By Mike Black WORKERS AT the factory that makes Humbug sweets are striking against their Scrooge employer. GMB members at the Tangerine Confectionery site in York are in dispute with […]

Mike Black  ·  12 December 2016

Liverpool: council workers set to strike

Unite and GMB members employed in highways, grounds and maintenance work  will stage a 24 hour strike on Friday 9 August after rejecting a below-inflation pay rise. They will strike […]

Workers Power  ·  08 August 2013

Remploy: strike suspension undermines the struggle

By Andy Yorke GMB and UNITE officials called off the third Remploy strike scheduled for Monday 6 August, breaking the momentum of the struggle. The action was pulled at the […]

Workers Power  ·  08 August 2012

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