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GMB ANGER OVER PROPOSED MIGRATION OF 220 JARROW JOBS TO HUNGARY WITH NO MEANINGFUL CONSULTATION

We will continue to push to save the site and will be presenting ideas on how to do this next week says GMB.

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OSBORNE BUDGET IS WELL CRAFTED CON TRICK WHICH DOES NOT GUARANTEE WORKERS WILL BE BETTER OFF

Working families hit by cuts in tax credits should join a union to fight for better pay from employers who can well afford it as Osborne confirms says GMB.

 

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Sunday Trading Hours

There Is No Compelling Evidence To Support Changes To 1994 Sunday Trading Laws Says GMB.

If changes are pushed through legal safeguards to give a genuine choice for retail workers are needed so that they can plan their work around their family and caring commitments says GMB.

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GMB 5 aside Football Competition - Get Signed Up!

We are pleased to announce a GMB 5 a-side footy tournament that our region is running in Leeds on Sunday 9th August.  This is a first for us and promises to be a fantastic day but ONLY IF you all turn up and even agree to enter a team!

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Sign Up And Have Your Say In The Labour Party Leadership

The rules about how trade union members have a say in Labour Party elections have changed. In order to have a vote GMB members need to sign up to become an official ‘Labour Party affiliated supporter’. We’re asking you to sign up. 

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Sign Up & Have Your Say In The Labour Party Leadership

Politics is too important to leave to the politicians.

The rules about how trade union members have a say in Labour Party elections have changed. In order to have a vote GMB members need to sign up to become an official ‘Labour Party affiliated supporter’. We’re asking you to sign up. 

 

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GMB TO JOIN ACTION MESOTHELIOMA DAY SERVICE

GMB To Join Action Mesothelioma Day Remembrance Service On Friday 3rd July In London.

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Tata Steel Strike Ballot

GMB Give Official Notice For May Ballot For Industrial Action Over Tata Steel Proposal To Close Pension Scheme To Future Accrual

Our members are determined to stand up for their pensions and they will now have the opportunity to show their resolve by voting for strike action says GMB.

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In Defence Of Public Services

IN DEFENCE OF PUBLIC SERVICES

The Tory-Lib Dem cuts to public services are vindictive and wrong. The Coalition Government is attacking the services it took years of Labour investment to rebuild. This cannot go unchallenged.

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GMB Seek Living Wage For Staff At Lloyds Bank In Leeds, Sheffield and Halifax

Mitie employ 600 staff working in Lloyds Banking Group corporate buildings across England, Scotland and Wales. The talks on April 29th will cover paying a living wage for staff on Lloyd Bank sites in Gloucester, Cardiff, Birmingham, Newport, Swansea, Leeds, Sheffield, Halifax, Chester, Warrington, Manchester, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

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