Tag Archives: Brendan Byrne

Virgin Media: Unite members to ballot for industrial action

November 14th:  Unite, which represents workers in Virgin Media, today (Thursday) announced that members had unanimously decided to ballot for industrial action.  The move follows the company’s decision to issue redundancy notices without having consulted the unions involved either before … Continue reading

Posted in Press Releases, Republic of Ireland news, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

As Delfin pickets resume tomorrow, unrest in sector spreads with dispute at IBAT

November 10th: Unite, which represents English Language Teachers throughout Ireland, today (Sunday) announced that pickets will resume tomorrow at Delfin English School while members in IBAT have also voted to take industrial action and will be holding a series of … Continue reading

Posted in Press Releases, Republic of Ireland news, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Virgin Media: Unions not consulted over proposed redundancies

Unite and Siptu write to company reminding them of legal obligations November 3rd:  Unite, which represents workers in Virgin Media, today (Sunday) said that unions were not consulted ahead of the company’s announcement of proposed redundancies.  Unite and Siptu have … Continue reading

Posted in Press Releases, Republic of Ireland news, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

As Delfin dispute escalates, English Language Teachers to strike on Monday

Full-day stoppage follows management’s refusal to engage with workers October 3rd:  Unite, which represents all teachers working in Delfin English School, has announced that pickets will be placed on the school (2 Parnell Square, Dublin 1) from 09.00 hrs to 18.00 hrs on Monday October 7th.  The escalation … Continue reading

Posted in Press Releases, Republic of Ireland news, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Delfin English Language School Teachers to hold three-hour work stoppage in Dublin

Industrial action at prominent school set for Monday [September 23rd] in dispute over pay and conditions in a sector notorious for its precarious work practices Delfin Language School based on Parnell Square, has refused to recognise and negotiate with representatives … Continue reading

Posted in Press Releases, Republic of Ireland news | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment