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First day of strike action at eleven Belfast City Council leisure centres set for Tuesday May 24th

Decision follows ballot in which 97% of Unite members voted for strike action over Greenwich Leisure Ltd (GLL) failure to deliver on pensions guarantee and staffing concerns Staff commence action with ‘work-to-rule’ and overtime ban at Andersonstown, Whiterock, Falls Rd, … Continue reading

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Workers at eleven Belfast City Council leisure centres balloted on strike action

Industrial action ballot opens today (Wednesday April 20th) and will remain open for two weeks Union highlights Greenwich Leisure Ltd’s (GLL) broken commitments on pensions guarantee and wider health and safety concerns April 20th: Davy Edmont, Unite officer for workers … Continue reading

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Castle Court cleaners to be balloted on strike action over night shift redundancies

Robinson’s Services workers to be balloted following eight unnecessary redundancies Under management proposals cleaners on minimum wage would be expected to pay for taxis home at 3am April 14th: Davy Edmont, Unite officer for Robinson’s cleaning staff working in the … Continue reading

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All 38 former Castlereagh Borough Council employees at Robinson Centre to be redeployed within Belfast City Council

Unite to institute legal proceedings on behalf of ten other workers formerly employed by X-force at the Centre April 21st: Unite’s Regional Officer with responsibility for local authority workers, Davy Edmont, has confirmed that his union has secured the redeployment … Continue reading

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Robinson Centre workers left without an employer after botched RPA transfer

Ten workers receive P45s from X-force but are not transferred to Greenwich Leisure Ltd Union has placed all its members at the Robinson Centre on Asbestos register April 4: Unite’s Regional Officer with responsibility for local authority workers, Davy Edmont, … Continue reading

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