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    Workers’ right to picket continues under lockdown

    Shutterstock Workers taking lawful industrial action continue to have the right to picket their workplace during Covid-19 lockdown restrictions, following a legal challenge by trade union Unite. A judicial review was due to be heard at the High Court on Friday (13 November) against the Chief Constable of North Yorkshire Police and the Secretary of […] More

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    Rolls-Royce faces strike over Singapore production switch

    Paul Ellis/PA Archive/PA Images Workers at two UK Rolls-Royce factories are on the verge of strike action because of plans to move some production to Singapore. The engineering giant announced plans to cut 350 jobs in August and merge two plants in Barnoldswick, Lancashire. Now, the Unite union said its members would not allow the […] More