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GMB FURY OVER REPORTS UK’S LARGEST CARE HOME COMPANY SELLING ENTIRE ESTATE FOR £350 MILLION RISKING 100s OF JOBS

GMB, the union for care workers, has reacted with fury to reports Runwood Homes plans to sell its entire estate for £350m putting hundreds of jobs at risk and creating uncertainty for residents and their families.

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GMB and Labour Get Together To Tackle Loneliness

After the success of 'The Great Get Together' in memory of Jo Cox, 'The Great Christmas Get Together' will invite people to share a 'Mince Pie Moment' with somebody who might be feeling lonely over the festive period.

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NOT ENOUGH COOKS TO MAKE BROTH AS COUNCIL PLANS SCHOOL KITCHEN CUTS SAYS GMB

Union fears these cuts will leave many children saying 'please sir, I want some more'.

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GMB PUBLIC SERVICES CHIEF SLAMS 'LIVING NIGHTMARE' BUDGET

Rehana Azam, GMB National Secretary for Public Services, responding to comments in the Budget on public sector pay.

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Industrial Strategy 'Unfunny Joke'

GMB General Secretary, Tim Roache, Criticises 'Joke' Industrial Strategy.

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GMB SCORES LANDMARK VICTORY FOR UBER WORKERS’ RIGHTS AS EMPLOYMENT APPEAL TRIBUNAL UPHOLDS ORIGINAL RULING

This is yet more vindication of GMB’s campaign to ensure drivers are given the rights they are entitled to - and that the public, drivers and passengers are kept safe.

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Government launches new Safeguarding Strategy & Statutory Guidance for Local Authorities: Unaccompanied Children

The government has issued a new safeguarding strategy which aims to boost support for lone child migrants. It is also issued alongside statutory guidance for local authorities about the care of unaccompanied children and child victims of modern slavery. The government report claims that last year there were 3000 unaccompanied children who claimed asylum in the UK.

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MAKING IT - JOIN THE CAMPAIGN AND SIGN THE MAKING IT CHARTER

Some of the country’s best loved products are made by GMB members – but it’s fair to say that they don’t always get the recognition they deserve. 

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TROUBLE BREWING AT CARLSBERG AS GMB’S DHL WORKERS GEAR UP TO HIT DRINK DELIVERIES BEFORE CHRISTMAS

Workers facing brewers’ droop thanks to Draconian working conditions, says union.

GMB, the union for DHL workers, says trouble is brewing for Carlsberg’s Christmas beer deliveries following a dispute over pay and conditions.

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European Workplace Inspection Week - 23rd October to 29th October 2017

As part of the GMB’s regional calendar of events, the final GMB Workplace Inspection Week has been arranged to take place on Monday 23rd October to Sunday 29th October 2017.

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