All posts tagged "Unite the Union"
News/ 2 weeks ago
Warns of ‘sewers exploding into homes and public streets’ as cuts threaten to devastate infrastructure
Unite the union has condemned budget cuts enforced by the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, Chris Heaton-Harris, after a report...
Bessbrook/ 2 months ago
Newry Council dispute results in work-to-rule industrial action from Easter Monday
Trade union members at Newry, Mourne and Down District Council are set to begin industrial action on Monday, citing a loss...
Portadown/ 3 months ago
Portadown workers deserve ‘fair slice of pie’ as strike action at Kingspan enters second day
Workers at the Kingspan facility in Portadown are continuing to picket outside the gates as a standoff with company management over...
Armagh/ 5 months ago
Unions in ‘formal dispute’ with ABC Council as new threat of industrial action looms
Trade unions have lodged a formal dispute with Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council on behalf of staff over a...
News/ 5 months ago
Civil service staff set for strike action with pay offer branded ‘insulting and derisory’
Civil service staff across Northern Ireland could be the latest group of workers set for the picket line after a pay...
Armagh/ 6 months ago
Unite ballots 4,000 NI health workers for strike in early 2023
Nearly 4,000 more health and social care workers across Northern Ireland have begun balloting for strike action, Unite the union said today....
Craigavon/ 7 months ago
Unite the Union apologises for untrue allegations made against Co Armagh firm’s managing director
Unite the Union has issued an apology for allegations it made against the Managing Director of Portadown-headquartered firm Ulster Carpets. In...
Council statement ‘real body blow’ but unions say management ‘underestimating’ their resolve
Representatives of the three trade unions at Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council have confirmed they are still keen to...
Special ABC Council meeting convened with strike action set to enter fifth week
With industrial action in the Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon borough set to continue into an unprecedented fifth week, an emergency meeting...
No breakthrough: Unions switch blame for strike to councillors as fourth week looms
Unions have now taken the blame for the strike and placed it firmly at the door of local councillors. Officials from...
Northern Ireland/ 10 months ago
Major disruption forecast as 300 Housing Executive staff confirm four-week strike
Housing Executive are next up in preparing to down tools in protest for better pay. Some 300 Unite members will be...
Armagh/ 12 months ago
ABC Council workers to ballot for further strike action as negotiations ‘break down’
Council workers could be back on strike in the coming weeks after negotiations over pay and conditions broke down, Armagh I...