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GMB TOPSHOP WORKERS DOWN TOOLS AGAIN OVER ‘DEPLORABLE’ WAREHOUSE CONDITIONS

STOP PRESS: The GMB has suspended their planned strike action at Spectrum for Arcadia that was due to commence at 6:00am tomorrow and have agreed to meet with the company on Thursday 23rd to discuss settlement. We welcome the company's offer of talks and will do all we can to secure a settlement that meets with our members expectations. 

Staff in Leeds gift shamed peer Philip Green with an unwelcome late birthday present.  GMB workers in a Topshop distribution warehouse are walking out for a second time over ‘deplorable’ working conditions.

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Vital Care Homes Forced To Close

Union criticises government's social care budget plans as staff and residents at Amethyst House in Doncaster notified their home will be closing.

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MP BACKS GMB PROTEST OVER PLANS TO PRIVATISE BARNSLEY HOSPITAL

Demonstrators turn out in opposition to deal which raises ‘fundamental conflict of interests’ as Barnsley MP backs union campaign.

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GMB Trade Union Will Call for an Acceleration of Gender Parity at Women’s Conference

GMB, Britain’s General Union, which represents more than 300,000 women across the UK will be hosting a conference in Leeds this Saturday (11th March 2017) as part of the Celebration of International Women’s Day.

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GMB Celebrating International Women's Day

International Women's Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity.

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GMB CELEBRATES WIN FOR FOSTER CARERS AS GOVERNMENT U-TURNS OVER “BONFIRE OF CHILDREN’S RIGHTS”

Union for foster carers welcomes ministerial climbdown over plans to allow councils to opt out of duty to support and training for foster families.

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GMB FOSTER CARERS MEET WITH MPS TO DEMAND PROPER RECOGNITION FOR THOSE LOOKING AFTER VULNERABLE CHILDREN

Foster carers are already professionals, it's time they were treated as such,' union tells select committee.

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GMB TO STAGE PROTESTS OVER DEREGULATION OF DRIVERS

GMB, the trade union for thousands of Hackney and Private Hire drivers, is set to hold a demo outside of Sheffield Town Hall today in protest over wild-west deregulation of Private hire and Hackney licences.

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TOPSHOP GMB MEMBERS WALK OUT IN PROTEST AT SIR PHILIP GREEN’S ‘WORKHOUSE’ CONDITIONS

‘We used to be a family here’ says worker ahead of strike over ‘greed’ of billionaire employer.

Please support our members:  www.gmb.org.uk/topshop

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GMB’s Regional Event of The Year

GMB, Britain’s General Union, hosted an event which saw the launch of a new learning fund named in the memory of the late Jo Cox MP and an awards ceremony where trade unionists were honoured for their commitment to others both in workplaces and the community.

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