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From The Socialist newspaper, 11 February 2015
Workplace news in brief
M25 strike date set
M25 maintenance, emergency and incident support workers working for Connect Plus Services are due to strike on 16 February over pay, sick pay and union recognition.
The Unite members plan to strike on every Monday following the first walkout until the dispute is resolved.
More about the background to the dispute can be read in issue 828 of the Socialist or at www.socialistparty.org.uk/issue/828/19455
Remember the dead - fight for the living
The Tebay disaster in Cumbria on 15 February 2004 killed RMT members Gary Tindall, Colin Buckley, Darren Burgess and Chris Waters. Seven more were injured.
RMT members are still having to campaign for secondary protection for workers on or about the rail lines.
Eleventh Tebay rally for workers' secondary on track protection
Sunday 15 February, 12noon, Tebay Memorial Stone, by the A685
A buffet will follow at Tebay Sports, Social and Railway Club, Church Street, Tebay, Penrith CA10 3SP
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In The Socialist 11 February 2015:
Socialist Party news and analysis
Take the wealth off the super-rich!
Is Labour anti-big business?
Welfare cuts kill!
Azure Card: isolation and stigmatisation of asylum
Them & Us
International socialist news and analysis
Conflict between Syriza and EU escalates
Is Podemos the Spanish Syriza?
Political vendetta against water charges activists
"I've taken off the shackles" of the Labour Party
'TUSC has my values and principles'
A working class party needed
Appeal: Back the real opposition to brutal austerity
Socialist Party workplace news
London buses: Same job - We want the same pay
National Gallery strikers march down Whitehall
ICO staff take strike action over pay
Lewisham: support anti-academy dispute
Wales FE workers accept 1% offer
Unite: elect fighting socialist reps
Workplace news in brief
Socialist Party reports and campaigns
Campaign saves Bury Sure Start centres
Rotherham: Farage humiliated by protesters
Give tax avoidance the Boots!
Gateshead: Pensioner 'bundled off' by bureaucrats
Campaigns news in brief
1918: When German workers entered history
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