Monthly Archives: November 2012

Fighting the South West Pay Cartel

This Saturday, December 1st, NHS workers from across the region, with support from all parts of the South West, are taking their campaign against the Pay Cartel to the Streets.  They need the support of everyone in their struggle to … Continue reading

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IWW Victory! John Lewis Cleaners Win Pay Rise

Outsourced John Lewis cleaners have won an immediate and backdated 9% pay rise following their pledge of industrial action. The increase, backdated 5 months, takes their pay to £6.72 per hour at three central London sites, and £6.50 at one … Continue reading

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Bedminster sees anti-Workfare picket of Poundland

From Bristol Solidarity Federation Bristol Solidarity Federation were joined by Bristol Anarchist Federation and Bristol IWW to protest against Poundland’s continuing participation in the Workfare Programme. A clear message was relayed to the store management. “We will be back again … Continue reading

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IWW cleaners at John Lewis to ballot for strike

From IWW.org.uk IWW To Ballot John Lewis Cleaners on Industrial Action in New Pay Dispute Today, Wednesday 14th November, the Industrial Workers of the World union (IWW) have notified cleaning company Integrated Cleaning Management of the intention to ballot cleaners … Continue reading

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IWW unionised John Lewis Cleaners in New Pay Dispute

From IWW.org.uk Today, Monday 12th November, the Industrial Workers of the World union (IWW) have lodged a fresh pay dispute on behalf of outsourced cleaners at John Lewis. This follows an IWW cleaners strike at John Lewis in Oxford Street … Continue reading

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Resistance in an age of Austerity; a night of film and discussion in Bristol

Permanent Culture Now and Indymedia presents; Resistance in an age of Austerity. Monday 3rd December 8pm The Cube, Dove Street, Bristol.  Entry £3/£4 (But nobody turned away due to lack of funds). What does resistance mean take in an age … Continue reading

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