Reports and Campaigns
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20 August 2014
Dave Wallis, a London taxi driver, RMT member and Bob Crow's cousin, says why drivers are campaigning against the Uber app
6 August 2014
Alistair Tice reports on two Doncaster struggles against anti-union firms
25 June 2014
Ritzy Cinema strike: Ritzy Cinema workers in Lambeth from the BECTU union were out on strike for a seventh time last weekend in demand of a living wage from Picturehouse Cinemas
29 April 2014
EDF Energy refuses to honour pay deal, while spending lots of money on rebranding
5 March 2014
Depot drivers who are in the RMT at Heaton Depot, Newcastle and Neville Hill Depot, Leeds, working for Northern Rail, have voted by a massive majority, for strike action
22 January 2014
Bus drivers' strike: About 60 drivers, members of Unite, at First Hampshire and Dorset were on strike for 24 hours on 20 January in a dispute which has seen their pay fall dramatically behind their regional counterparts
20 November 2013
Unite members working at the UPS Parcels depot in Camden, north London, will be on strike on 22 November. Workers have had enough of being forced to work overtime, impossible workloads and bullying
13 November 2013
One year after being unfairly sacked, 183 ex-Tesco drivers will march again in Doncaster on Saturday 16 November, writes Alistair Tice.
6 November 2013
At Yodel Cardiff parcel delivery operation, workers are finding it impossible to earn a living
30 October 2013
November marks 20 years since John Major's Tory government gave the go-ahead to splitting up and selling off British Rail
16 September 2013
Bus drivers at Network Warrington are staging a number of one-day strikes against a pay freeze and also a lack of investment which they fear is setting the company up to fail
26 June 2013
Van drivers fined for late deliveries, unable to take holidays for fear of being fined - this is the reality of working life for a workforce in Cardiff, writes A South West Socialist Party member.
20 May 2013
Around 100 of the Tesco drivers sacked earlier this year and their families marched through Doncaster
3 April 2013
Thera East Midlands: Joe Warner, the (now former) managing director of Thera East Midlands has resigned. Unison members who are in dispute with the company had been wondering where he was!
7 March 2013
Capenhurst victory: Construction workers on the Capenhurst construction site near Chester have fought off attempts to abandon the NAECI national agreement on terms and conditions...
26 February 2013
BP tanker drivers at the Grangemouth oil refinery came out on a 72-hour strike
9 January 2013
In less than four weeks, over 150 drivers at a Sainsbury's depot have chosen to cancel their membership with Usdaw and transfer to Unite
14 December 2012
From the National Shop Stewards Network website, www.shopstewards.net...
11 December 2012
With confidence high after Saturday's march and picket, Doncaster Tesco drivers upped the anti on Monday in their dispute with Tesco/Stobarts, writes Alistair Tice.
6 December 2012
See article: www.socialistparty.org.uk/articles/15804/05-12-2012/nothing-to-lose-tesco-drivers-vote-for-indefinite-strike, writes Please send messages of support to Unite shop steward Trevor Cheetham: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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