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GMB Union welcomes recognition with Trans Rights charity
GMB has signed a Recognition Agreement with Gendered Intelligence, one of Britain’s leading Trans Support charities....
New plans approved to improve the Commemorative Site of union founder Will Thorne
Plans have been approved (14th May 2024) to protect and enhance a historic site linked to Will Thorne, one of East London’s most important social reformers....
Workers at engineering company crane announce two weeks of strike action
GMB Members at Crane Building Services and Utilities in Hitchin announce strike dates following overwhelming vote for strike action in a dispute over pay....
GMB win worker status for HM Coastguard rescue workers in 298 rescue stations around the UK after three three-year legal battle
This judgement brings a level of responsibility to HM Coast Guard to treat rescue workers with a respect and dignity they haven’t been shown before says GMB coastguard rescue worker....
Industrial action to hit specialist utilities pipework company
GMB Members at Crane Building Services and Utilities have voted overwhelmingly in favour of taking industrial action in a dispute with their employer over pay....
Staff at TSSA rail union to strike on Tuesday 30 April
TSSA trade union staff are taking a day of strike action on Tuesday 30 April, after management failed to enter constructive talks at ACAS...
Specialist engineering factory faces disruption to production if workers vote for strike action
GMB launched a ballot for industrial action yesterday at Crane Building Services and Utilities based in Hitchin....
Strike dates announced at TSSA Union
New revelations of financial mismanagement also emerge, GMB Union says...
TSSA union staff vote for strike action
Staff working for the Transport Salaried Staffs’ Association have voted overwhelmingly in favour of taking industrial action in a dispute with their trade union employer....
Basildon Care Home Permacare signs new recognition agreement with GMB
GMB, the union for care workers sealed the agreement with Permacare Ltd on Tuesday 19th March following the TUPE of staff after the business transferred ownership....
Mind the ethnicity pay gap
A London council became the first to call for better reporting of the ethnicity pay gap....
Morrisons, Aldi and Waitrose ready-meal makers slash hundreds of jobs
GMB will fight tooth and nail for workers to be paid every penny they are due...
Regent's Park Gardeners Win Dispute After Historic Strike
Award-winning gardeners win same pay as workers in other parks, says GMB Union...
Recognition win at Lampton Group in LB Hounslow
The GMB trade union has signed a recognition agreement with Lampton Group, the London Borough of Hounslow’s wholly owned trading company....
ASDA faces strike vote at three more stores
Asda workers will begin a vote on strike action at three more stores, GMB warned today [Wednesday] This follows the first ever walk out of ASDA workers at the retailers Gosport store on the 9th - 11th February....
Award winning gardeners at Regents Park to strike
Members will walk out on Thursday 1st February for 24 hours. The dispute is over skilled gardeners at Regent’s park receiving lower pay than gardeners at the other Royal Parks....
New ‘dough’ deal for Best Food Logistics’ Pret warehouse and delivery workers
Following negotiations between management and GMB members working for Best Foods (Pret A Manger), members accept a 6.6 per cent pay increase...
Evri couriers accept a bumper pay increase
Evri couriers accept bumper 13 per cent pay increase that recognises couriers' worth...
Heathrow workers hammered by 200 per cent parking fee hike
Workers in tears over cost fears...