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ASDA faces strike vote at three more stores
Asda workers will begin a vote on strike action at three more stores, GMB warned today [Wednesday] This follows the first ever walk out of ASDA workers at the retailers Gosport store on the 9th - 11th February....
Award winning gardeners at Regents Park to strike
Members will walk out on Thursday 1st February for 24 hours. The dispute is over skilled gardeners at Regent’s park receiving lower pay than gardeners at the other Royal Parks....
New ‘dough’ deal for Best Food Logistics’ Pret warehouse and delivery workers
Following negotiations between management and GMB members working for Best Foods (Pret A Manger), members accept a 6.6 per cent pay increase...
Evri couriers accept a bumper pay increase
Evri couriers accept bumper 13 per cent pay increase that recognises couriers' worth...
Heathrow workers hammered by 200 per cent parking fee hike
Workers in tears over cost fears...
London School Staff 'Weighting for Change' Campaign put in Motion  
London Assembly Members back GMB's 'Weighting for Change' campaign to tackle the unfairness in how some London Boroughs apply Inner and Outer London Weighting....
Herts bin strike averted with a last-minute pay deal
North and East Herts binmen due to commence strike on Monday 27th November, agreed a last-minute pay deal and called off the action which would have seen disruption to refuse services in North and East Herts....
Road sign relic returned to Tower Hamlets
After being lost for over 80 years, the original road sign for Club Row in Bethnal Green in London was handed over to the borough’s Local History Library and Archives...
Stansted’s anti-trade union cab operator takes another step to deny drivers their rights
Street Cars is imposing more actions on drivers to try to strengthen its dominance and reduce its responsibilities and legal obligations....
Waltham Forest Refuse Worker attacked at work faces losing job
Refuse workers in Waltham Forest 'are worried for their safety and nothing is being done to protect them'....
Islington Traffic Wardens win bumper 40 per cent pay rise
Deal is testament to what a good relationship between an employer and trade union can deliver, says GMB...
Strike action averted as ground staff at Stansted accept bumper pay offer
Blue Handling ground workers at Stansted have accepted a bumper pay deal just hours before receiving an industrial action ballot paper....
Redundancy for 80 Banbury DHL staff forced through at speed without proper union engagement
DHL’s actions are immoral, unethical and disrespectful, says GMB Union...
Progress on Cambridge congestion charge is a positive move but not enough for low-paid workers and residents
Having to factor in payment for STZ will mean for some that it is no longer viable to live and work in Cambridge...
GMB Statement on ULEZ from Warren Kenny, GMB London Regional Secretary
GMB Union's history is rooted in supporting workers and their families as well as speaking up for the disadvantaged....