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Aslef boss Mick Whelan on train strikes, hope with Labour and why Brits must reject 'politics of envy'
Train strikes

Aslef boss Mick Whelan on train strikes, hope with Labour and why Brits must reject 'politics of envy'

'I think Rishi Sunak was probably a very good banker. I don't think he's great politician'
Rolling driver walkouts and crippling shut downs: Will the Tube and train strikes ever end?
Rail strikes

Rolling driver walkouts and crippling shut downs: Will the Tube and train strikes ever end?

Every single company embracing four-day working week says move has been 'positive', study finds
four-day week

Every single company embracing four-day working week says move has been 'positive', study finds

Union urges workers in Northern Ireland to block roads and occupy buildings if strikes fail
Strikes

Union urges workers in Northern Ireland to block roads and occupy buildings if strikes fail

'We need protection': How AI, algorithms and oppressive digital tech are pushing workers to the brink
Worker's rights

'We need protection': How AI, algorithms and oppressive digital tech are pushing workers to the brink

As Amazon Prime Day pushes the latest deals, these striking workers want a share of the profits
Amazon

As Amazon Prime Day pushes the latest deals, these striking workers want a share of the profits

Are junior doctors, nurses or train drivers paid when on strike? 
5 doctors stand in Trafalgar square holding placards such as 'we need pay relief'
Strikes

Are junior doctors, nurses or train drivers paid when on strike? 

Trade unions call for law on maximum working temperature as British workers swelter in heatwave
Heatwave

Trade unions call for law on maximum working temperature as British workers swelter in heatwave

How to join a union
Signs that read
Trade unions

How to join a union

What is my right to strike?
Right to strike

What is my right to strike?

'Burned out' Brits are working £26 billion worth of unpaid overtime a year
Workers' rights

'Burned out' Brits are working £26 billion worth of unpaid overtime a year

Workers take inspiration from UK trial to demand a four-day week
Four-day working week

Workers take inspiration from UK trial to demand a four-day week

Britain on strike: Have we reached boiling point?
Strike action

Britain on strike: Have we reached boiling point?

History haunts modern life, but will we ever learn from it?
A statue of Gandhi
History

History haunts modern life, but will we ever learn from it?

Unions call ‘emergency’ protest outside Downing Street over anti-strike law
Signs that read
Protest

Unions call ‘emergency’ protest outside Downing Street over anti-strike law

'Answer the question': Transport secretary grilled over reports government 'scuppered deal' with rail union
Train strikes

'Answer the question': Transport secretary grilled over reports government 'scuppered deal' with rail union

Which strikes have been cancelled after the Queen's death?
Strikes

Which strikes have been cancelled after the Queen's death?

'Rewarding failure': New transport secretary urged not to renew train operator contract amid travel chaos
Employment

'Rewarding failure': New transport secretary urged not to renew train operator contract amid travel chaos

TUC unveils 'road map' to a £15 minimum wage and high wage economy
Minium wage

TUC unveils 'road map' to a £15 minimum wage and high wage economy

Enough is Enough: Unions, food banks and MPs launch campaign to fight the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis protest, Enough is enough, UK protest
Cost of living crisis

Enough is Enough: Unions, food banks and MPs launch campaign to fight the cost of living crisis

Why century-dead trade unionist James Connolly is the political voice of the summer
James Connolly
Unions

Why century-dead trade unionist James Connolly is the political voice of the summer

Bosses urged to engage more with unions amid rise in strike action
A steward for union Unite directs protestors at a rally to protest low pay in London last month
Strike action

Bosses urged to engage more with unions amid rise in strike action

Low union membership has 'knocked £400 a month off the average Brit's paypacket'
Trade unionists travelled from across the UK to join a demonstration against low pay and the rising cost of living in London last month
Unions

Low union membership has 'knocked £400 a month off the average Brit's paypacket'

Trains to teachers: What strikes could happen in 2022?
Strike action

Trains to teachers: What strikes could happen in 2022?

The next Mick Lynch? As strike action escalates, these are the union leaders you may come to know
train strikes
Strike action

The next Mick Lynch? As strike action escalates, these are the union leaders you may come to know