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 McCluskey attacks Tories over ‘unpatriotic’ defence policy News Summary http://www.unitetheunion.org/how-we-help/list-of-sectors/aerospace-and-shipbuilding/defend-our-spend/mccluskey-attacks-tories-over-unpatriotic-defence-policy/default.aspx tcm:11-26103 Tue, 22 Mar 2016 17:15:29 -0000 ‘Unpatriotic’ government policy putting defence jobs at risk Unite launches campaign for UK defence spend to support UK jobs http://www.unitetheunion.org/news/unpatriotic-government-policy-putting-defence-jobs-at-risk/default.aspx tcm:11-26036 Mon, 21 Mar 2016 12:11:19 -0000 Unite leader to address special defence industry conference in Preston The UK’s largest defence union Unite will bring defence workers and leading industry figures together in Preston for a special conference to discuss growing frustrations with the government’s short term decision-making in the defence sector and the urgent need for UK money to be spent supporting UK workers. http://www.unitetheunion.org/news/unite-leader-to-address-special-defence-industry-conference-in-preston/default.aspx tcm:11-26003 Thu, 17 Mar 2016 15:46:34 -0000 Government warned over using defence workers as a ‘political football’ Unite warned UK government ministers against using defence workers as a ‘political football’ and jeopardising jobs as it emerged that a House of Commons vote on the successor to Trident could be deferred until the autumn. http://www.unitetheunion.org/news/government-warned-over-using-defence-workers-as-a-political-football/default.aspx tcm:11-25869 Thu, 3 Mar 2016 16:20:44 -0000 Unite holds special conference as UK defence industry at a crossroads Members of Unite in the defence sector and leading industry figures will be gathering in Preston on Monday 21 March for a special conference to highlight the growing frustrations with the government’s short term political decision-making in the defence sector. http://www.unitetheunion.org/news/unite-holds-special-conference-as-uk-defence-industry-at-a-crossroads/default.aspx tcm:11-25613 Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:02:53 -0000 Unite response to the launch of Labour’s defence review “Our members will be reassured by the scope and calendar of this review because it is evidently designed to ensure that all voices are heard in this important process." http://www.unitetheunion.org/news/unite-response-to-the-launch-of-labours-defence-review/default.aspx tcm:11-25294 Fri, 15 Jan 2016 15:23:48 -0000