Industrial action

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Tesco could face empty shelves over pay dispute, Unite union says
Logistics workers vote for pre-Christmas strike at four UK depots unless firm raises offer to keep pace with inflation

Rob Davies

06, Dec, 2021 @12:01 AM

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A decade of marketisation has left lecturers with no choice but to strike | Jacob Mukherjee
The shake-up of universities has led to lower pensions, job insecurity and cuts to courses, says Goldsmiths lecturer Jacob Mukherjee

Jacob Mukherjee

04, Dec, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Unite will use ‘brains as well as brawn’ to fight bad employers, says boss
Sharon Graham is building a team of analysts to identify areas where workers can gain leverage over firms that play hardball

Randeep Ramesh

02, Dec, 2021 @8:00 PM

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On the picket line at Leeds University: ‘I will strike for as long as it takes’
Academics share stories of job insecurity and poor working conditions on first day of industrial action

Weronika Strzyżyńska

01, Dec, 2021 @8:08 PM

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Refund students hit by English university strikes, says watchdog
Three-day walkout begins at 58 institutions over pensions, pay and working conditions

Richard Adams Education editor

01, Dec, 2021 @1:01 PM

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UK universities hit by strike action over pay and pensions
Latest round in bitter dispute will affect campuses across England, Scotland and Northern Ireland

Richard Adams Education editor

30, Nov, 2021 @6:30 PM

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Tube strike to disrupt return of night services
Second walkout on London Underground in two days amid dispute over night-time drivers’ rota

Harry Taylor

27, Nov, 2021 @1:43 PM

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London Underground strikes threaten to disrupt festive season
Five lines affected from Friday over dispute between RMT and Transport for London over night tube service

Caroline Davies

25, Nov, 2021 @6:45 PM

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‘Broken and exhausted’: GPs in England vote in favour of industrial action
Indicative BMA ballot follows government drive to force surgeries to increase face-to-face appointments

Denis Campbell Health policy editor

25, Nov, 2021 @6:35 PM

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UK universities and colleges face three days of strikes in December
Staff at 58 institutions voted to strike over pay and conditions and to stop cuts to pensions

Richard Adams Education editor

16, Nov, 2021 @5:51 PM

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Weetabix workers to hold four-day strikes over pay and conditions
Kettering and Corby Unite members say proposed changes could leave them up to £5,000 a year worse off

Staff and agency

08, Nov, 2021 @12:01 AM

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The Guardian view on university strikes: another winter of campus discontent | Editorial
Editorial: The deterioration of pay and conditions has hammered staff morale. Students will feel the effects

Editorial

07, Nov, 2021 @6:25 PM

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