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ZERO TOLERANCE' NEEDED ON LONDON FLY TIPPING AS GMB STUDY SHOWS MORE THAN 360,000 INCIDENTS IN 2019/20
Local authorities need to up their game as GMB Union data shows less than half incidents resulted in a call out...
Grass Roots NHS campaigners will be making themselves heard today
Dozens of NHS workers rally at downing street to deliver 800,000 strong petition calling for 15% pay rise...
GMB's justice members plan protest against imposed paltry pay deal.
GMB prisoner transport staff stage royal courts of justice protest over real terms pay cut...
Grieving caretaker ‘callously’ sacked by council after 24 years service
Hundreds sign petition after much-loved council workers dismissed after life time service to the borough...
Income tax cuts should offset increase in green taxes to £15 per week
GMB London calls on government for 50% hike to £15 per week in green taxes to be offset with equivalent cut in income taxes for all workers except those on high pay....
Civil Aviation Authority regulations heap more misery on Heathrow Airport workers
GMB London is appalled at Heathrow Airport Limited (HAL) using Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to again pick the pockets of its own keyworkers with extortionate 133% increase in car parking charges....
East of England councils must 'up their game' on fly tipping
Zero tolerance needed on fly tipping and councils must ‘up their game’ as GMB study shows too few actions by East of England councils on 61,423 Incidents In 2019/20...
GMB holding a consultative Ballot at Yodel, Hatfield over DAP, pay and conditions
GMB slams Yodel for disparity of pay and conditions and failure to negotiate with the union....
The Government is ignoring and failing to protect the Aviation sector
Government’s decision to delay easing of lockdown and not extend furlough after September will further impact Aviation...
GMB calls on government to save our buses and bus routes
GMB calls upon the Government to urgently address the growing funding gaps facing local services in the provision of bus services in the East of England and commit to sustained resourcing of the buses network across the country to help those in most need to get to work and meet the challenges of this decade and beyond says GMB London...
Justice for GMB workplace reps
GMB is appalled to see some Labour Councils using flimsy catch-all accusations of so-called breaches of Codes of Conduct to discipline and dismiss longstanding union reps for standing up for their right to protest and express their views says GMB London....
NHS and care staff must have free parking at work, GMB Congress says
Matt Hancock cannot ignore needs of health workers forever, says GMB Union...
Union role essential for enforcement of workers rights
GMB London call for union role in enforcement of National Minimum Wage and other rights as government set up single enforcement agency...
GMB supports the #WidenWindrush campaign
GMB supports the #WidenWindrush campaign to win an amendment to the Windrush Scheme to provide a route to citizenship for descendants and family of the Windrush Generation who are currently excluded...
GMB London calls for government not to ignore the seriousness of the UK’s cladding scandal
GMB Congress backs campaign for decisive government action to remove dangerous claddings from buildings four years after Grenfell Tower disaster...
Inequalities in society that cannot be ignored must have a public inquiry
GMB supports the call for a public inquiry into the disproportionate deaths from Covid in BAME communities...