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Trade unionists to rally in support of shipyard workers fight to save jobs and skills at Harland and Wolff

Speakers at trade union rally include Matt Wrack, the General Secretary of the Fire Brigades Union and Alex Rogan, GMB convenor at Ferguson Marine Rally to proceed concurrently with Belfast City Council manufacturing forum meeting at which union representatives will … Continue reading

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Harland & Wolff: Workers buy time as administration delayed until Monday

Johnson must exploit window created by workers’ determination Rally hears message of support from Len McCluskey July 30th: As workers battle to save Harland and Wolff, large crowds attended a support rally held outside the iconic shipyard today and heard … Continue reading

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Workers remain in H&W, invite Johnson to make shipyard “first port of call” during this week’s Belfast visit

Jackie Pollock says Unite members determined to save jobs and skills   Solidarity rally planned for tomorrow at noon Workers at Harland and Wolff – which faces closure on Wednesday following the failure by its troubled owners to find a … Continue reading

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New all-island Champions Cup to focus on communities

All sponsorship money to go to local clubs and community events May 9th: Unite today (Thursday) announced its sponsorship of a new   ‘Unite the Union Champions Cup’. This three year sponsorship will see a two-legged play off (home and away) … Continue reading

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Unite seeks assurances on investment and job security for Bombardier employees in Northern Ireland

Union expresses hope that any prospective new owner will commit to local production and bring forward expanded investment Jackie Pollock, Unite Regional Secretary in Ireland, responded to news that Bombardier was to sell its Aerostructures division globally which includes all … Continue reading

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