Strike action

BT workers vote for first national call centre strike in UK history
Strike action

BT workers vote for first national call centre strike in UK history

The decision comes less than a week after The Big Issue reported that a “food bank” was set up in a BT call centre for its own staff to use.

All the major strike action that could take place this summer – and why
Strike action

All the major strike action that could take place this summer – and why

Industrial action is escalating across the UK as inflation soars and the cost of living bites. Here are some of the major strikes taking place or being threatened.

The public are split over support for the train strikes, a poll has found
Strike action

The public are split over support for the train strikes, a poll has found

As workers walk out for a second time on Thursday, Brits are divided over the strikes – and have the most sympathy for passengers.

The summer of discontent? Why the cost of living crisis is causing so many strikes
strike action

The summer of discontent? Why the cost of living crisis is causing so many strikes

Will there be a national strike?
Workers' rights

Will there be a national strike?

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Expect delays: Why there are so many transport strikes planned for this summer
Transport

Expect delays: Why there are so many transport strikes planned for this summer

Delivery drivers boycott Just Eat, Deliveroo and Uber Eats calling for higher pay
Gig economy

Delivery drivers boycott Just Eat, Deliveroo and Uber Eats calling for higher pay

Post Office staff to strike over ‘degrading’ real terms pay cut
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Post Office staff to strike over ‘degrading’ real terms pay cut

Striking Etsy sellers are shutting shop to protest higher fees
Strike action

Striking Etsy sellers are shutting shop to protest higher fees

Royal Mail faces strikes over alleged ‘fire and rehire’ plans
Fire and rehire

Royal Mail faces strikes over alleged ‘fire and rehire’ plans

Just Eat, Deliveroo and UberEats delivery drivers to walk out in Belfast
Employment

Just Eat, Deliveroo and UberEats delivery drivers to walk out in Belfast

What is fire and rehire? How can you fight against it?
Employment

What is fire and rehire? How can you fight against it?

Hospital cleaners and security guards win battle to be brought in-house as NHS employees
Strike action

Hospital cleaners and security guards win battle to be brought in-house as NHS employees

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Hundreds of hospital workers begin two-week strike over pay
Industrial action

Hundreds of hospital workers begin two-week strike over pay

Food delivery drivers are taking part in the UK’s ‘longest ever gig economy strike’
Strike action

Food delivery drivers are taking part in the UK’s ‘longest ever gig economy strike’

Food delivery riders to TfL drivers: The strikes you should know about this winter
Strike action

Food delivery riders to TfL drivers: The strikes you should know about this winter

Bin workers in Glasgow to strike when world leaders visit for global climate event COP26
Employment

Bin workers in Glasgow to strike when world leaders visit for global climate event COP26

Striking Uber drivers demand end to ‘racist’ facial recognition software
Employment

Striking Uber drivers demand end to ‘racist’ facial recognition software

Boris Johnson urged to ban fire and rehire at next month’s Queen’s Speech
Employment

Boris Johnson urged to ban fire and rehire at next month’s Queen’s Speech

DVLA strike: Workers announce second walkout over ‘Covid-related safety’
Employment

DVLA strike: Workers announce second walkout over ‘Covid-related safety’

British Gas engineers face mass sacking in fire and rehire row
Employment

British Gas engineers face mass sacking in fire and rehire row

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Thousands of British Gas workers strike over ‘fire and rehire’ row
Employment

Thousands of British Gas workers strike over ‘fire and rehire’ row

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