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News from GMB Yorkshire and North Derbyshire

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GMB Christmas Jumper Appeal for Save The Children

12 Dec 2014

By 9.10am this morning staff and officers at GMB’s Wakefield office had raised £75 for the Save the Children Christmas Jumper Appeal, just by wearing a Christmas jumper and making a small donation to a fantastic cause.  And it’s not too late to spread the ‘jumper joy’ and donate a few quid!! 

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GMB Support TUC Organised Decent Jobs Week From 15th to 21st December

11 Dec 2014

Pay for full time workers in the lowest graded jobs including security guards, shelf fillers, hospital porters, kitchen and catering assistant jobs, waiters and waitresses and bar staff is still 12.6% below its value in 2007 says GMB.

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GMB Members Embroiled in Bitter Battle with Waste Recycling Company

9 Dec 2014

Green Co members (Sheffield Household Waste Recycling Centres) are embroiled in a bitter battle after staff have been sacked or forced to leave their jobs in a long dispute about how the centres are being run. Bullying, pay and poor welfare facilities are the key issues.

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