Join the Socialist Party Join us today!

Printable version Printable version

Facebook   Twitter

Link to this page: https://secure.socialistparty.org.uk/issue/855/20695

From The Socialist newspaper, 13 May 2015

Bromley Unite plans more sell-off walkouts

A Bromley Unite member

Bromley's Tory council wants to privatise everything it can get away with, and withdraw all trade union facilities with immediate effect - but they've got a fight on their hands.

Unite members have so far taken ten days of strike action with more to follow. Transport services workers will strike from 13 to 18 May, followed by a branch-wide strike on 19 May.

Unite's public campaign against library privatisation has won massive support from the community. Members in adults services are taking strike action to defend services for vulnerable adults.

Transport services are due to be handed over to a company set up and run by Labour Party dominated Greenwich council, GSPlus. Yet Labour councillors in Bromley have publicly opposed the privatisation plans.

Why not click here to join the Socialist Party, or click here to donate to the Socialist Party.


In The Socialist 13 May 2015:


Elections 2015

Organising resistance to Tory cuts starts now!

Fight against "five more damned years"

Tenacious TUSC celebrates hard-won progress

Labour annihilated as SNP sweeps in

Don't mourn - organise and join the socialists!


Socialist Party news and analysis

New Tory cuts: Hammering the poor

Housing crisis deepens

Bradford Fire: victims demand independent inquiry

Them & Us


International socialist news and analysis

Rage in Baltimore: aftermath of Freddie Gray's death

Disaster in Nepal - amplified by capitalism

Iran: free all political prisoners


Socialist Party workplace news

Dundee porters enter sixth week of action

Barking bin workers' eight-day strike

Bromley Unite plans more sell-off walkouts

Check-off attack will not defeat PCS

FBU conference looks to continue fightback

Kone blocks negotiations

TNT/Whistl stops deliveries

RMT members vote for Network Rail strike

CWU telecoms oppose Openreach changes


Socialist Party reports and campaigns

EDL protected by huge police presence

Brixton marches against gentrification

Student occupation of Birmingham library

TUSC prominent on anti-academies demo

Left gains at NUS conference

Anti-PFI battle bus


 

Home   |   The Socialist 13 May 2015   |   Join the Socialist Party

Subscribe   |   Donate   |   PDF  |   ebook






Related links:

Bromley:

triangleBromley libraries strikers proved right

triangleBromley strikers - fighting on to save our libraries

triangleBromley library workers strike against running down

triangleAfter Grenfell, thousands still in high-rise firetrap blocks

triangleBromley library workers win strike campaign

Unite:

triangleUnite against terrorism, racism, war and austerity

triangleFrimley NHS Trust: Strikers remain determined to defeat privatisation

triangleUnite housing branch supports stand of Enfield councillor

triangleBradford libraries and museums: Unite members escalate action against cuts

Strike:

triangleSouth African Airways workers win wage increase after strike action

triangleStrikes: more determined than ever

triangleRoyal Mail court ruling - national reps meeting and solidarity action essential

Council:

triangleSocial workers lobby Hull City Council

triangleWorkplace news in brief

Privatisation:

triangleSave the NHS: kick out the Tories

Greenwich:

triangleGreenwich Unite demands workers brought in-house

Reports and campaigns

Reports and campaigns

4/12/19

Socialist Party

Fight for your future - join the socialists

4/12/19

UCU

Strikes: more determined than ever

4/12/19

Socialist Students

Students and workers united in struggle

4/12/19

South Western Railway

It's a strike to ensure the safety of the travelling public

4/12/19

Surrey

Surrey firefighters to ballot on Christmas industrial action

4/12/19

Hull

Social workers lobby Hull City Council

4/12/19

Climate change

Climate strikes: Students and trade unionists protest together

4/12/19

Socialist Party

Why I joined: "Proud to be a socialist"

4/12/19

Carlisle

Carlisle election meeting: Education - time to make the mega-rich and corporations pay

4/12/19

Council

Workplace news in brief

4/12/19

West Midlands

Solid support for guards on West Midlands Trains

4/12/19

Climate change

Climate change election debate - Corbyn offers best green solutions but needs to go further

4/12/19

The Socialist

Selling the Socialist

4/12/19

Royal Mail

Royal Mail court ruling - national reps meeting and solidarity action essential

4/12/19

RMT

Jared Wood overwhelmingly elected to RMT executive

triangleMore Reports and campaigns articles...


Join the Socialist Party
Subscribe to Socialist Party publications
Donate to the Socialist Party
Socialist Party Facebook page
Socialist Party on Twitter
Visit us on Youtube

LATEST POSTS

CONTACT US

Phone our national office on 020 8988 8777

Email: info@socialistparty.org.uk

Locate your nearest Socialist Party branch Text your name and postcode to 07761 818 206

Regional Socialist Party organisers:

Eastern: 0798 202 1969

East Mids: 0773 797 8057

London: 020 8988 8786

North East: 0784 114 4890

North West 07954 376 096

South East: 020 8988 8777

South West: 07759 796 478

Southern: 07833 681910

Wales: 07935 391 947

West Mids: 02476 555 620

Yorkshire: 0114 264 6551

ABOUT US

ARCHIVE

Alphabetical listing


December 2019

November 2019

October 2019

September 2019

August 2019

July 2019

June 2019

May 2019

April 2019

March 2019

February 2019

January 2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

2006

2005

2004

2003

2002

2001

2000

1999