Category Archives: Trade Unions

Trades Council calls for just and lasting peace between Palestine and Israel

Worcester Trades Union Council (WTUC) has welcomed the announcement of a ceasefire in the recently escalating conflict between Israel and Palestine. Whilst the ceasefire provides some respite from the recent violence, the local Trades Council have recognised the needfor a lasting peace between Palestine and Israel, one that is consistent with international law and respects equality and human rights. The

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Private Rail Bosses Use Covid Support Money To Line Own Pockets

With Ministers announcing rail reforms last week, new figures show the reality of the Great British Rail Rip Off as train owning company pays out £46.5 million dividend funded by Government COVID–19 support  Rail union RMT says that new figures show the reality of the Great British Rail Rip Off as a train owning company pays out a £46.5 million dividend funded

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Thirty-Five candidates have now signed Unite the Union Herefordshire and Worcestershire Branch’s Workers’ Pledge ahead of Thursday’s Local Elections. Candidates from all of the elections taking place this week across our two counties have supported Unite’s request to stand by workers and their right to join a union if elected as a Councillor. The local Unite Branch’s Workers’ Pledge asked

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