Latest news

HSE 'Covid Secure' Spot Checks

The HSE has changed their inspection processes to introduce spot checks on the 'Covid secure' status of workplaces.

Read more

OVER 80% OF CARE STAFF COULD BE FORCED INTO WORK WHEN ILL BY ‘POVERTY’ SICK PAY

Union launches campaign for care staff to be given full pay when sick, after hard-hitting survey of hard-pressed care staff.

Read more

BRITISH GAS BEHAVIOUR AGAINST BRITISH VALUES - KEIR STARMER

Keir Starmer has today called for the ‘fire and rehire’ tactics employed by British Gas to be made illegal.

Speaking at TUC congress, the Labour leader said the company’s behaviour ‘went against British values’.

Read more

GMB UNION’S SOUTH YORKSHIRE TAXI BRANCH WELCOMES THE DECISION BY SHEFFIELD CITY COUNCIL TO REVIEW PLANS FOR THE CLEAN AIR ZONE

GMB, Britain’s General Union, which represents thousands of hackney and private hire drivers across the UK, has today welcomed the decision by Sheffield City Council to revisit its plans for the proposed Clean Air Zone, in light of Covid-19 and the impact on businesses, transport and air quality.

Read more

STATEMENT FROM THE REGIONAL EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Following a meeting of the Yorkshire and North Derbyshire Regional Executive Committee we would like to extend our full support to National President, Barbara Plant, and the Central Executive Council in carrying out the recommendations of the commissioned investigation that has recently reported.

Read more

SAVE SHEFFIELD JOBS

GMB Organiser, Lee Parkinson, protesting outside Sheffield City Hall today, calling on the council to back our members and stop job losses at Sheffield City Trust.

Read more

LIGHTHOUSE FINANCIAL SERVICES

Lighthouse Financial Services have set up telephone surgeries and webinars to help support GMB members.

Read more

STAFF 'FACE MISERY AND HARDSHIP’ AS SHEFFIELD CITY TRUST PLAN TO AXE HUNDREDS MORE JOBS

GMB union says a further 200 jobs are at risk at Sheffield City Trust under unfair proposals which have already seen 79 redundancy formal notices issued in the city.

Read more

GOVERNMENT U-TURN ON FACE COVERINGS SHOW MINISTERS MUST LISTEN TO WORKERS SAYS GMB

GMB Union wrote to the Education Secretary in July challenging Government’s position on face coverings.  GMB, the union for school staff, says the Government's u-turn on face coverings shows Ministers must learn to listen to workers.

Read more

GMB UNION CALLS FOR CLARITY OVER LEEDS CLEAN AIR ZONE

GMB Union is calling for clarity from Leeds City Council over the potential cancelling of the Leeds Clean Air Zone Scheme as taxi drivers are left in thousands of pounds of debt

Read more


News

Will you take a survey, please?