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RMT to protest about ‘any and all future improvements to the tube’

The Rail and Maritime Transport Union, which represents the majority of staff working on the London underground, has initiated a major change of policy.  Instead of protesting about each individual improvement to the tube network as it has suggested, they plan to protest now about all the improvements currently proposed, and any more they come up with in future.

‘It’s all part of improving efficiency and streamlining the service we provide our members,’ said one union official.  ’Rather than organising a new bespoke protest every time, we’ll put together one all-encompassing protest about progress in general, and simply wheel it out whenever it’s needed…

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Posted: Oct 21st, 2015
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Higher incompetency skills become essential requirement for Dixons Carphone staff

Potential mass protests and strikes may be on the cards for the newly merged Dixons and Carphone Warehouse group. Retail staff members are not happy that the requirements of the job have now ballooned to include being incompetent, unhelpful, clueless, and arrogant on an even bigger range of electronics goods.

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Posted: May 21st, 2014
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RMT’s Sunday league team calls strike after coach asks for 110% effort

Team skipper Bob Crow has argued that the coach is making unreasonable demands and that his members should be compensated for any extra work.

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Posted: Apr 22nd, 2012
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UK Gimp Union demands better working conditions

Gimps up and down the UK have today announced they will hold a ballot on strike action in an attempt to force better working conditions.

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Posted: Nov 12th, 2010
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