Union News

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Pub companies forced to change anti-competitive practices

Pub tenant landlords will welcome news that new laws could be introduced forcing pub companies (Pubcos) to change practices that are said to be anti-competitive. Continue reading

Manufacturing to get a £200 million cash injection

The Prime Minister, Gordon Brown, has announced £200 million to be allocated by the UK Innovation Investment Fund (UKIIF) to manufacturers operating in the life sciences, digital and advanced manufacturing sectors. Continue reading

Unite rally BA cabin crew to strike

According to latest news from the union, Unite, BA cabin crew are balloting in favour of strikes at the end of February 2010. Continue reading

Cheaper beer – We’ll drink to that!

With the recent news that pub landlords are planning on striking in the New Year arrives with a potentially welcome bit of information that landlords could slash prices of beer by 30 pence per pint on average. Continue reading

BA Workers’ Union Encourages Strike Action

The airline workers union (Unite) have announced that it’s British Airways (BA) members intend to strike for 12 days over the Christmas period (as of 22nd December 2009) as a result of BA announcing some required redundancies and pay-cuts. Continue reading