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26 May 2021
Cadent Gas has announced 200 redundancies, the closure of its Hinckley site, and the transfer of the remaining staff to a new site at Ansty, Coventry.
21 April 2021
Boris Johnson grabbed the headlines with his announcement of a legally binding commitment to a 78% reduction in carbon dioxide gas emissions on 1990 levels by 2035 - some 15 years earlier than previously planned.
21 April 2021
On their 43rd day of strike action on 14 April, hundreds of GMB members in British Gas were facing the sack after refusing to agree the imposition of new contracts
7 April 2021
British Gas engineers will continue their strike on 14 April, the new deadline set for signing new contracts being forced on workers using 'fire and rehire'.
31 March 2021
Thousands of British Gas engineers in the GMB union took strike action against before the deadline for the signing of new contracts, imposed through 'fire and rehire'.
17 March 2021
Following the rejection of the latest British Gas offer, there was a more sombre mood on the pickets
10 March 2021
"We've told O'Shea to stick it!" - was the message to the British Gas CEO from the British Gas engineers' picket line in Leicester
3 March 2021
Around 7,000 British Gas engineers, members of the GMB trade union, are continuing their strike action because the company bosses have refused to withdraw their 'fire and rehire' contract which would leave workers on worse pay and conditions
24 February 2021
British Gas workers were back out on strike from 19 February after their strike was suspended over the previous weekend for talks.
10 February 2021
British Gas engineers were on the pickets again on 5 Feb
27 January 2021
"You need to support this because you could be next"
27 January 2021
The Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition (TUSC) is 'up and running' for the May 2021 elections
20 January 2021
British Gas engineers in the GMB union have announced seven new strike dates, for 24 hours each day, on 20, 22, 25, 29, 30, 31 January and 1 February
13 January 2021
The gas engineers received tremendous support at a Leicester picket
6 January 2021
British Gas workers begin five days of strike action on Thursday 7 January, with potentially more to follow
16 December 2020
As a loyal employee of over 20 years I am disgusted with the way senior management at British Gas are treating their staff.
15 May 2019
Newham's Labour council had unilaterally withdrawn call-out payments from gas safety managers. But the east London borough backed down on the eve of strike action.
8 May 2019
The council's proposed rota could leave up to 42 weeks a year without a manager having gas knowledge to deal with emergencies
14 November 2018
The engineers who actually showed leadership to the workers while the union tops failed in their responsibilities will be targeted by the company
16 May 2018
On 16 May 1968, 50 years ago, Ronan Point, a high-rise tower block in Newham, east London, collapsed killing four people and injuring 17
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