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Save free and discounted travel for Heathrow Airport staff
From January 1, 2021 staff will incur an additional cost of £3 per day just to get to work and this comes on top of cuts in hours, pay and job losses for already hard pressed airport staff says GMB London...
Oppose closure of Tower Hamlets day centres
The Council is in effect putting the most vulnerable members of society at risk for a small short term financial gain and is the wrong priority says GMB London...
GMB London call for top up pay for Barbican furloughed staff
By not topping up pay to the London living wage, which it can afford, the City has thrown its lowest paid and most diverse group of workers under a bus says GMB London....
Swissport slammed for not furloughing 150 staff at Stansted facing redundancy
Swissport face having turned down the chance to do the right thing leaving staff facing an Christmas of unnecessary uncertainty when there was an alternative says GMB London....
GMB London welcome 70 Heathrow cabin cleaning jobs saved as redundancy consultations end at ABM Aviation Services
Aviation has been hit hard by the public health emergency and this Government has been far too slow to act, and with its dithering and last-minute decisions, has meant that thousands of jobs have already been lost says GMB London....
Baxter Storey at Heathrow preserve over 500 jobs
Heathrow Airport redundancy reprieve for hundreds of Hospitality workers...
GMB London welcomes the decision by Arsenal Football Club to sign a recognition agreement with the union
GMB London welcomes the decision by Arsenal Football Club to sign a GMB London welcomes the decision by Arsenal Football Club to sign a recognition agreement with the union...
GMB London welcome Sizewell new nuclear go ahead
GMB London welcome report that government will give the go ahead next week to new nuclear power station in Suffolk...
Edwardian Hotels in the Firing Line over Holiday Dispute
GMB London have concerns with the Edwardian Mayfair Hotel in Mayfair Central London over staff told to take holiday during furlough....
GMB slams Conservative Congestion Charge Catastrophe
GMB London condemns Boris Johnson’s strict terms for a lifeline to maintain London’s transport system and the multiple demands to terms and conditions for funding...
GMB London welcomes new bill to break the secrecy of pay discrimination
GMB London welcomes the introduction by Stella Creasy, MP for Walthamstow of her Equal Pay Implementation and Claims Bill in Parliament on 20 October 2020. The bill gives women the right to know how much their male co-workers are paid....
GMB London welcomes the commitment shown by Ealing Council in signing GMB’s Domestic Abuse Charter
The incidence of domestic abuse has increased greatly since March 2020 when the lockdown began....
ActiveNewham using Job Support Scheme to bring in detrimental contract changes says GMB
GMB London has recently been informed that leisure trust ActiveNewham is currently using the Job Support Scheme as justification to gain employees agreement to a permanent contract change in the form of a lay-off and short-time working clause....
The Civil Aviation Authority refuse HAL’s plea for extra £1.7bn to cover the impact of Covid-19
GMB London has learnt that in July Heathrow Airport Limited (HAL) submitted a request for an additional £1.7bn to be added to its regulatory asset base (RAB)....
GMB London has previously warned TFL that their lack of driver data could risk public safety
GMB London has previously warned TFL that it should hold the information on private hire drivers and not just the private hire vehicle operators who currently hold full control of data and confirmation of driver probity....