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Christmas Closure

All GMB offices in the region will be closed from Friday, 21st December 2018 and re-open on Thursday, 4th January 2018. For any urgent employment related issues please contact your local workplace representative or branch official. For any urgent legal matters please call Unionline on 0300 333 0303. The regional secretary, Neil Derrick, and all the staff at GMB wish you the best for the festive season and a happy, healthy and prosperous New Year.

Office opening times: Monday – Friday 9.00am to 4.30pm

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GMB CALLS FOR URGENT MEETING WITH ASOS BOSSES AFTER SHARE PRICE PLUMMETS

GMB Union is calling for a meeting with ASOS top brass to reassure our hundreds of members - the people who prop up their fashion empire - that their jobs are safe.

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GMB CALLS ON EMPLOYERS TO BACK ‘STOP DOMESTIC ABUSE’ PLEDGE AS INCIDENTS HIT EPIDEMIC LEVELS

As incidents hit 2 million, union says ‘domestic abuse is a workplace issue’ and employers can lead the way in tackling it.

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IT'S A ‘BLEAK’ FRIDAY FOR ASOS WORKERS IN BARNSLEY THIS BLACK FRIDAY, SAYS GMB

Union expresses concern over health and safety issues at retail giant ASOS in Barnsley as workers face a hectic Black Friday.

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Big Win For GMB Foster Carers

It’s right that foster carers, special guardians and kinship carers are entitled to time to grieve for children they have cared for says GMB Union.

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New GMB union site gets the thumbs up

GMB Union officially opens its new premises in Sheffield as part of the move to be a fit for purpose, 21st Century trade union.

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Glasgow Women’s Strike

On the 23rd & 24th October, 8000 women will strike in Glasgow over Sex Discrimination/Equal Pay.  For over a decade the women of Glasgow have been fighting for Equal Pay.

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MORE IN COMMON AND GMB SHOW RACISM THE RED CARD

More in Common (Batley & Spen) and GMB, Britain’s General Union, are joining forces today to raise awareness of hate crime and to support Show Racism The Red Card day, at an event they are co-hosting in Batley Library and Memorial Gardens.

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GMB COMMENTS ON ‘BLOCKBUSTER’ ASOS RESULTS

Whilst today’s figures are great for the ASOS owners, much is built on the back of the warehouse workers here in Barnsley says GMB.

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GMB Union Will Call for An End To Period Poverty at Women’s Conference in Leeds

GMB, Britain’s General Union, which represents more than 300,000 women across the UK will be hosting its annual conference in Leeds this Saturday, 13th October 2018, as part of its celebration of Women In The Workplace.

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