Responding to the news of Bob Crow’s death earlier today, Len McCluskey general secretary of Unite said: “Everyone at Unite sends their heartfelt condolences to Bob’s family and to all the members of the RMT.
"Bob was a life-long, and highly successful fighter for the interests of his members and for working people as a whole. I am sure that is the only epitaph he would have wanted.”
For further information please contact Unite head of media and campaigns Alex Flynn on 020 3371 2066 or 07967 665869.
Twitter: @unitetheunion Facebook: unitetheunion1
Notes to editors:
Unite is Britain and Ireland’s largest trade union with over 1.4 million members working across all sectors of the economy. The general secretary is Len McCluskey.