All Around the UK subcategories:
UK Towns and cities keywords:
Filter by importance | All results
2 October 2019
Unite union members employed by Greenwich Leisure Limited (GLL) in Bromley, south London, have been on indefinite strike since 6 June, in defence of the library service.
25 September 2019
Greenwich Leisure Limited, which has a contract to run public libraries in Bromley, will be meeting with the Unite union to discuss what is the longest running indefinite strike in the country.
31 July 2019
The long-running strike against the running down of Bromley libraries has not lost its enthusiasm
16 January 2019
Cladding off now! Landlords and Tories must pay! Across England, 437 high-rise buildings are still covered in combustible cladding
22 April 2018
Bromley library workers have won a huge victory. This follows all out, indefinite strike action which began on 28th March
18 April 2018
Bromley workers have responded magnificently - but outrageously GLL has bussed in strike breakers from other boroughs
4 April 2018
Workers at all 14 of Bromley's libraries started indefinite strike action on 28 March over a "paltry and insulting" pay offer
24 January 2018
Controversial outsourcing Bromley council faces strike action by workers at two of its contractors that could hit libraries and care services.
5 April 2017
Unite union members working in Bromley libraries began the first of eight days of strike action on 1 April. The long-running dispute is in defence of the library service from privatisation.
8 March 2017
Short reports on some of the latest trade union struggles including Bromley library victory, academy opposition in Camden and a Liverpool dockers strike.
2 November 2016
On 5 November trade unions and community campaigns will march together
12 October 2016
Unite the Union members are celebrating another victory against privatisation
5 October 2016
Short reports on some of the latest trade union struggles. Virgin Trains strike; Ritzy cinema strike; Newsquest journalists' strike.
14 September 2016
Library workers in Bromley, south London, have defeated their Tory council's plans to turn eight libraries into volunteer services.
13 July 2016
The first two days of Unite the Union's biennial policy conference was dominated by the attempted Blairite coup in the Labour Party. General Secretary Len McCluskey in opening the conference attacked the Blairites and made it clear it was a political attack on Jeremy Corbyn.
17 February 2016
Unite members in Greenwich and Bromley are escalating the libraries' campaigns in both boroughs following recent strike action which launched a joint campaign.
10 February 2016
in Greenwich and Bromley
30 September 2015
Short reports on some of the latest trade union struggles. Steel plant closure, bin pay freeze beaten, victimised postal union rep, printers' strike.
19 August 2015
Short reports on some of the latest trade union struggles.
Search entire database:
Phone our national office on 020 8988 8777
Locate your nearest Socialist Party branch Text your name and postcode to 07761 818 206
Regional Socialist Party organisers:
Eastern: 0798 202 1969
East Mids: 0773 797 8057
London: 020 8988 8786
North East: 0784 114 4890
North West 07954 376 096
South East: 020 8988 8777
South West: 07759 796 478
Southern: 07833 681910
Wales: 07935 391 947
West Mids: 02476 555 620
Yorkshire: 0114 264 6551