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GMB support Heathrow Airport expansion on eve of Appeal Court proceedings
Britain’s biggest unions and Back Heathrow say: time to get on and build Heathrow's new runway...
GMB present customer letters to Asda boss
GMB London Region present customer letter to Asda's top boss Roger Burnley...
School pupil numbers up 21.5% in London since 2010
Numbers of school pupils in London up by 21.5% between 2010 and 2019 shows necessity of bringing forward government investment in schools to before 2022...
Medirest workers consider strike action at Northwick Park Hospital
Hundreds of hospital workers consider striking over poor working conditions...
GMB National President to speak at Mental Health in the Workplace Conference
GMB National President Barbara Plant to speak at Mental Health in the Workplace Conference hosted by Colchester Trades Union Council on 12 October...
GMB support swab test sessions for Cypriot Leukaemia sufferer
GMB London support swab test sessions to find blood donor match for 24-year-old Cypriot Leukaemia sufferer Talia Tosun...
Success in fight for Welwyn Garden City taxi rank
GMB successful in fight to keep taxi rank outside The Howard Centre in Welwyn Garden City...
GMB call for halt to plans forcing Eurocentres staff to accept new pension scheme
GMB call on Eurocentres Global Language Learning Limited to halt plans forcing employees to accept new pensions conditions or face the sack...
Housing benefits to private landlords in East of England cost government over £492 million a year
73,048 housing benefit recipients in the private rented sector in East of England receive £492.2 million in housing benefits per year with Tendring topping list of areas with most recipients...
GMB call on Addison Lee to clarify when Project Tristar employees will receive outstanding pension contributions
GMB call on Addison Lee to clarify when out of pocket Project Tristar Ltd employees will receive outstanding pension contribution payments after company is reported to The Pensions Regulator three times...
Brent Council's estate cleaning services transfer back in-house
Brent Council estate cleaning services officially brought back in-house at launch event...
Labour MP to attend Medirest protest at Northwick Park Hospital
Labour MP to attend Medirest protest outside Northwick Park Hospital on Thursday 19 September over issues of wages, bullying and overwork...
Medirest staff to protest outside Northwick Park Hospital
Medirest staff to protest at Northwick Park Hospital on Thursday 5 September over issues of wages, bullying and over work...
GMB to hold Asda protests against Contract 6
GMB London Region to hold September protests at Asda stores across London and East of England against Contract 6...
GMB respond to Loughborough University report into bus driver fatigue
GMB call for Bus Drivers 'Bill of Rights' following Loughborough University report into bus driver fatigue shows 36% of respondents had 'close call' due to fatigue in last 12 months...
London Ambulance Service transition Emergency Ambulance Crew members to band 5 salary
GMB welcome decision of London Ambulance Service NHS Trust to transition all current and trainee Emergency Ambulance Crew to a band 5 salary...
GMB march outside Asda House against new contract
GMB London Region march outside Asda House to challenge Asda’s retail poverty contract...
CBRE Property Maintenance staff at Heathrow to take strike action
GMB issue industrial action notice to CBRE Global Solutions at Heathrow Airport after members overwhelmingly reject 2% pay rise...
GMB slam Yodel’s treatment of self-employed drivers
GMB slam Yodel's treatment of self employed drivers as they are forced to sign new contracts chaining them to the company for 28 days...
Housing benefits to private landlords in London cost government over £2 billion a year
196,737 housing benefit recipients in the private rented sector in London receive £2.17 billion in housing benefits per year with Brent topping list of borough with most recipients...