National News

GMB Scotland has today (Wednesday 12 October) warned that industrial action at both of Scotland’s nuclear power stations could leave the country without a third of its electricity supply this Christmas, as a dispute over cuts to staff terms and conditions intensifies. The biggest trade union in the UK nuclear [...]
Fears are running high that this may be a blueprint for future UK trade deals with the US post-Brexit. GMB members working for Bombardier in Northern Ireland will today meet Owen Smith to ask for more action to safeguard their jobs. [...]
Once again the hard-working, highly-skilled shipyard workers in Portsmouth have received a further blow after the recent demise of the city's 500-year-old shipbuilding industry. GMB, the union for shipbuilders, is once again calling on Portsmouth MPs to do more following the death of the city’s 500-year-old shipbuilding industry. [...]
The NDA should be scrapped in its current form and redesignated as the Nuclear Development Agency says GMB. GMB, the union for nuclear workers, has said the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) is not fit for purpose and requires wholesale overhaul after a contract bungle cost the tax payer £122million. [...]
Without new funding 'productivity improvements' just looks like code for cuts to jobs and services. GMB, the union for NHS staff, has slammed Jeremy Hunt’s pay cap announcement today as nothing more than a ‘con trick’. [...]
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