Tag Archives: IWW Cleaners Branch

Support BMA cleaners fight for a living wage

URGENT: Call to support motions to BMA Conference for London Living Wage for cleaners at BMA House – from iww.org.uk The British Medical Association, the national trade union for doctors, pays its workers who clean BMA House the minimum wage … Continue reading

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Bravery and creativity in the crisis – a Wobbly organiser’s thoughts on the struggle

http://libcom.org/blog/bravery-creativity-crisis-wobbly-organisers-thoughts-struggle-26112012 Some reflections on the recent resurgence of the Wobblies, their current campaigns, and their role in radicaly renewing the labour movement and reviving the working class’ struggle against capitalist exploitation. The IWW currently has two priority campaigns in London. … 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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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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Striking cleaners victory in John Lewis dispute

Taken from The Third Estate – Cleaners at the flag ship John Lewis store on Oxford Street have won a fantastic victory against job cuts and low pay. The management have now agreed to withdraw, totally, plans for mass compulsory … Continue reading

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