National News

Below you’ll find all the latest news direct from the GMB National website.

For long-serving NHS workers a 6.5% increase over three years actually means a real terms pay cut with inflation set to hit 9.6% during same period says GMB [...]
Conservatives are in denial about the impact of cuts to school budgets and refuse to acknowledge that one of their flagship policies simply isn't working says GMB [...]
The vast majority of NHS workers are having to do more with a lot less thanks to destructive Tory austerity policies says GMB. [...]
We need a mix of energy which combines renew\able sources, like wind and solar, with the reliable base load electricity capacity that comes from gas and zero carbon nuclear, to see us through all those times when the wind doesn't blow and the sun doesn't shine says GMB. [...]
It’s bad news for British business and a clear sign Theresa May needs to deliver the reforms that provide UK businesses like GKN and Unilever with more cover says GMB. [...]
At its best denying schools the opportunity to pay the Foundation Living Wage is an act of monumental arrogance, at its worst it is the authority protecting themselves against potential equal pay claims says GMB. [...]
We cannot now, or in future, be reliant on Russia to heat our homes and keep the economy ticking. [...]
'Cruel' School Dinner Cap
Thousands of families face the awful choice between cutting their working hours or losing their school dinners. [...]
Mayor Khan Backs Making It
Mayor signs union charter backing manufacturing jobs as new analysis shows sector employs 110,000 workers and brings £8.5 billion boost to London economy. [...]
Now National Grid has woken up and smelt the coffee – maybe our Government will follow suit. [...]

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    This depressingly predictable slide towards the financial ruin and effective bankruptcy by Northamptonshire County Council is the result of staggering incompetence from both Whitehall and in County Hall says GMB […]