NSSN 165 Support the Grangemouth workers!

October 23, 2013 in Appeals, Bulletins, International, News, Protest, Reports, Strikes

NSSN 165 Support the Grangemouth workers! The National Shop Stewards Network gives full support to the workers at the refinery against the scandalous scare tactics of Ineos. Our supporters attended the rally at the plant on Sunday read report from NSSN website Events are moving quickly with this morning, Ineos announcing the closure of the petrochemical works on the site with the loss of up to 800 jobs. The effective lock-out at the oil refinery is still continuing. This means that all trade unionists have to step up their support and solidarity, particularly if the workers decide to occupy the site. We salute […]

Bulletin 155 – Stop ambulance cuts & Defend Union Rights!

August 15, 2013 in Bulletins, News, Protest, Reports, Strikes, Video

NSSN e-bulletin 155 – “We will not be silenced!’ Stop ambulance cuts in Yorkshire and defend union rights! Request for support: “The campaign against cuts to patient safety via the use of unqualified staff and the de-recognition of Unite the Union at Yorkshire Ambulance Service continues. All Trades Councils have been written to requesting urgent action by Yorks & Humberside TUC. Please  email David Whiting david.whiting@yas.nhs.uk and ask him to justify the reduction in patient safety by using unqualified staff. We have learnt that Mr Whiting has a history of implementing cuts and thereby causing industrial unrest . He subsequently left the area […]