Car manufacturer Ford is planning to cut around 150 transportation jobs during the next two years as part of a major restructuring of its European division. The restructuring, announced last week, will also see the loss of 1,000 jobs at the manufacturer’s plant in Brigend, South Wales. The cuts are part of a major restructuring at the manufacturer, driven by falling diesel car sales in Europe and exacerbated in the UK by economic uncertainty created by Brexit. The news follows […]
Reigate and Banstead Borough Council has avoided strike action after it agreed to revert back to former staff contracts.
As reported by MT earlier this week, the Communication Workers Union (CWU) has today confirmed it will ballot members for industrial action over a host of issues including pensions at Royal Mail.
Unite is heading into further talks with Morrisons and Wincanton this week emboldened by support among affected members for a vote for industrial action up to a strike.