Unite News http://www.google.co.uk/ The latest stories Unite. en-gb Tue, 31 Jul 2012 22:32:57 GMT Copyright (C) www.rippleffect.com 15 Local government workers strike ballot on ‘poverty pay’ opens today Thousands of ballot papers are dropping on the doormats of members in England, Wales and Northern Ireland over whether they wish to take strike action or industrial action short of a strike after enduring four years of pay cuts in real terms http://www.unitetheunion.org/news/local-government-workers-strike-ballot-on-poverty-pay-opens-today/default.aspx tcm:11-18293 Wed, 11 Jun 2014 09:20:24 -0000 Local government workers to vote on strike action, after decisive rejection of ‘insulting’ pay offer Unite will now hold a ballot asking its members whether they wish to take strike action and the ballot will open in early June with the result announced later that month http://www.unitetheunion.org/news/local-government-workers-to-vote-on-strike-action-after-decisive-rejection-of-insulting-pay-offer/default.aspx tcm:11-17668 Wed, 30 Apr 2014 08:56:59 -0000 Local government workers to be consulted on industrial action, after ‘insulting’ pay offer, says Unite Unite national officer for local government, Fiona Farmer said: “This final offer falls well short of our aspirations and does not meet our goal for a £1 an hour increase across the board for local government workers. http://www.unitetheunion.org/news/local-government-workers-to-be-consulted-on-industrial-action-after-insulting-pay-offer-says-unite/default.aspx tcm:11-16913 Thu, 20 Mar 2014 18:12:29 -0000