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GMB Launches 'Footballers United' Branch
Amateur and semi-professional footballers deserve protection, as well as advice and support for their lives both in and out of football says GMB Union...
Members At Nasuwt Vote For Strike Action
As a last resort, GMB members are now willing to take industrial action to prevent cuts to their pension scheme and to protect their rights to collective bargaining....
MP Backs GMB Dyspraxia Campaign
Dyspraxia hit the headlines this week after it was revealed a character in the new series of Doctor Who has the condition...
291 Jobs Slashed At Cammell Laird
This is another kick in the teeth for the UK’s proud shipbuilding tradition says GMB Union...
Response To Economist's Trade Union Comments
Union criticises Government’s creation of ‘hostile environment’ for worker representation after Bank’s chief economist’s remarks on pay in speech...
Young Members Demand Radical Action On Mental Heatlh
Mental health services are hopelessly oversubscribed, especially for young people, and employers are unable or unwilling to bridge the gap says GMB Union...
440 Serious H&S Incidents At Amazon
Amazon warehouse workers suffered fractures, contusions, head injuries and collisions with heavy equipment, GMB investigation shows...
Canning Town Library Nando's Plan Shelved
Union backs planning committee’s decision to canvas community following anger over proposal to turn Grade II listed building into chicken shop...
Urgent Investment Needed Following IPCC Report
If the Chancellor needs to rewrite his Budget to reflect our shared climate challenges and opportunities, then so be it says GMB Union...
Campaign To Save Appledore
GMB Union and Unite the Union are today launching a new campaign to save Appledore Shipyard from closure, following the news that Babcock have been unsuccessful in winning a key order....