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Real Wages Fall Yet Again

Families are struggling because the Government and greedy employers either don’t care or like the system the way it is.

GMB has called for action after new statistics show average wages have fallen once again.

GMB ‘Confident’ Of Reducing ASDA Job Losses

We will continue to do everything possible to fight our members’ corner.

GMB, the union for Asda workers, is confident of ‘dramatically’ reducing job losses at the company.

Sheffield City Council Plan To Impose Four More Years Of Misery On Workers

Members have had enough and simply cannot believe that a Labour Party leader is taking further measures to slash terms and condition of hardworking employees.

GMB, the union for Sheffield council workers, has criticised Sheffield City Council’s plan to impose four more years of pay misery on workers.

GMB Comments on Wilko Shake Up

There are going to be redundancies, but we are very confident these can be reduced significantly from the thousands initially feared.

GMB, the union for Wilko workers, has issued a statement after meeting with company bosses.

Sellafield Strike Ballot Opens

The work carried out by GMB members at Sellafield is vital to the safe and efficient functioning of the UK’s nuclear sector, including the generation of electricity for homes and industry says GMB.

GMB, the union for nuclear workers, today (Monday August 14) opened a ballot asking 3,000 members at the Sellafield nuclear reprocessing site in Cumbria if they want to take part in strike action in a dispute over pay.

Joint Union Statement On Tata Steel

Joint statement from Steel Unions GMB, Unite and Community:

“We welcome the RAA announcement which includes a commitment that Tata will stand behind a new scheme with reduced annual increases.

GMB Calls on Sheffield City Council To Force Veolia To Pay Living Wage

GMB urges council to right this wrong as soon as possible.

GMB, the union for Sheffield refuse workers, is calling on Sheffield City Council to force its major contractor Veolia to pay the living wage.