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#Union

# union - Monday 22 May, 2017

Largest Bus Éireann union votes to accept Labour Court recommendations

Their acceptance means that no further strike action is likely at the service in the near-future.

# union - Friday 21 April, 2017

Teachers' union pass motion asking for review of HPV vaccine scheme

The TUI said that the vote did not mean the vaccine or its effectiveness was being questioned.

# union - Monday 3 April, 2017

NBRU gets legal letter from CIÉ group over wildcat action

Individual strike members have indicated that further ‘wildcat’ action could happen again.

# union - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Fears of more disruption as NBRU may be sued over 'wildcat' strike

The union said it remains focused on helping resolve the Bus Éireann dispute.

# union - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

May and Sturgeon discuss future of UK - 'moronic' Daily Mail headline focuses on their legs

“The 1950s called and asked for the headline back,” said former Labour leader Ed Miliband.

# union - Saturday 25 March, 2017

The EU is 60 this weekend, but it wasn't the first vision of a united Europe

It’s been tried many times before.

# union - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

'We'll be here as long as it takes': Striking Tesco workers say they're in it for the long haul

Strike action began today at eight stores and unions say more will follow.

# union - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Bus Éireann workers reject latest plan as two unions threaten strike action

SIPTU has called the latest plan presented to workers as “horrendous and totally unacceptable”.

# union - Monday 9 January, 2017

KBC staff 'concerned for their jobs' as bank decides on its future in Ireland

The bank’s management will be deciding how to tackle the Irish market on the 9 February.

# union - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

Irish homecomings back on track as UK baggage handlers call off Christmas strike

Other strikes at British Airways are still scheduled for Christmas Day – but the airline has promised a full flying schedule.

# union - Saturday 19 November, 2016

CityJet's boss says striking pilots' union is 'a pain in my backside'

The Dublin-based airline is locked in a dispute with pilots represented by the Unite.

# union - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

'Talking is always better than walking': Relief this morning as teachers to attend pay talks

The agreement to suspend the action has been welcomed by the government and education bodies.

# union - Thursday 27 October, 2016

ASTI is "a long way away" from temporarily suspending teachers strike

Today marked the first day of strike action for teachers across the country, with over 500 schools closed.

# union - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Dunnes Stores workers secure a 3% pay rise

Trade union Mandate said almost 10,000 workers would have their pay back-dated to the beginning of the month.

# union - Saturday 3 September, 2016

'We're prepared to strike': Union to ballot secondary school teachers for industrial action

Teachers will be asked about industrial action and will also vote on whether they want to withdraw from supervision duties.

# union - Thursday 11 August, 2016

From The42 Body to represent UFC fighters launches with support from NFL and MLS peers Union

Body to represent UFC fighters launches with support from NFL and MLS peers

It could potentially be a huge step forward for the welfare of professional mixed martial arts athletes.

# union - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Tomorrow's Tesco strike has been called off

It was deferred following intervention by the Workplace Relations Commission.

# union - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

'Thatcherite' companies with State contracts won't recognise unions, claims CWU

The Communication Workers Union is meeting in Galway today.

# union - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Tesco is looking to cut long-term staff's wages in a big way

The supermarket giant is seeking to place all staff of greater than 20 years service on new, vastly-reduced, contracts.

# union - Friday 22 January, 2016

Luas drivers say they're definitely going on strike next month

“The company failed to show any initiative in the effort to find an agreed resolution to the dispute,” the union said.

# union - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Over 1,100 Irish Life workers to picket offices in Dublin and Dundalk

Trade union Unite says the company is trying to break the link between pay and profits and inflation.

# union - Sunday 12 July, 2015

The Lansdowne Road deal: Who's getting what and who's not happy about it

It looks likely the agreement will be accepted though some workers are not at all satisfied with it.

# union - Thursday 4 June, 2015

From The42 Analysis: Bath's polished diamond structure allows creativity to flourish Shape

Analysis: Bath's polished diamond structure allows creativity to flourish

We take a look at one aspect of the attacking quality that brought Mike Ford’s side into the Premiership final.

# union - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

From Business ETC Dunnes Stores agrees to pay rise but workers say that’s not good enough Nice Try

Dunnes Stores agrees to pay rise but workers say that’s not good enough

The big sticking point is the fact that three quarters of staff are on part-time flexible contracts.

# union - Thursday 2 April, 2015

‘Everyone needs to get behind Dunnes workers, in the name of common decency’

Thousands of Dunnes Stores employees are out on strike today.

# union - Thursday 22 January, 2015

"It's not a holiday for us ... it will actually cause more work"

Who’ll blink first in the junior cycle row? Not the teachers, by the sounds of it… TheJournal.ie stopped by one city centre picket this morning to take the temperature.

# union - Friday 9 January, 2015

Workers threaten to strike over Roscommon Council's 'bullyboy tactics'

Up to 150 employees are unhappy with measures being implemented by the local authority.

# union - Friday 19 December, 2014

Three-quarters of Dunnes Stores workers are on part-time flexible contracts

This comes from a survey carried out by Mandate Trade Union on worker satisfaction.

# union - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Former Waterford Crystal workers unanimously vote in favour of €178m pension deal

The factory in Waterford closed in 2009.

# union - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

No resolution in sight for striking teachers

The action today has seen 27,000 of the country’s teachers taking industrial action.

# union - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

From The42 Offload king Sonny Bill Williams made his union comeback this morning Sbw

Offload king Sonny Bill Williams made his union comeback this morning

The 29-year-old replaced Connacht-bound Bundee Aki in the second half of Counties Manukau’s ITM Cup clash.

# union - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Greyhound dispute could be set to end after 14-week lockout

Greyhound dispute could be set to end after 14-week lockout

A new deal has been agreed between representatives on both sides and now awaits a vote from workers.

# union - Friday 19 September, 2014

Three arrested over Glasgow unrest following referendum result

Police have separated both Yes and No groups in Glasgow’s George Square.

# union - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Talks between Siptu and Greyhound break down at the LRC

The talks talks have adjourned and there is no date set for them to resume.

All-Ireland train strikes called off after late-night LRC talks

The strikes were due to cause disruption on 7, 8 and 21 September.

# union - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Talks stall between IMO and HSE on consultant doctors

The sticking point is on how a consultant’s experience will be assessed in terms of where they land on the pay scale.

# union - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

From The42 Te'o signing fits perfectly with Matt O'Connor's vision for Leinster Convert

Te'o signing fits perfectly with Matt O'Connor's vision for Leinster

The rugby league player will offer physicality and directness in the province’s midfield.

# union - Friday 25 July, 2014

Strike to hit Irish Rail next month as Siptu ballots for one-day stoppage

The action will take place on August 25, subject to pay cuts being implemented.

# union - Friday 18 July, 2014

Unions protest over claims of ‘continued abuse of builders’ by Dept of Education

The union claims that workers are being ‘forced’ to work as self-employed, “despite the fact that they are clearly employees.”

# union - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Irish Rail staff to have their say on proposed cuts

The result of a SIPTU ballot is expected to be known on 11 July.

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