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Fighting for jobs news letter 2

Posted: 22nd May 2020

Newsletter #2

Fighting for UK Jobs (Again)
20th May 2020

1 Response to Company Announcement

The Company promised to provide details around the restructuring by the end of this month.

They have failed.

What was announced earlier today was insulting: high-level figures ‘to be confirmed’ with no indication of where or when these may…

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GMB FIGHTING FOR UK JOBS

Posted: 4th May 2020

Fighting for UK Jobs (Again)
4th May 2020

1 Introduction & Background

We are writing to you to provide information on recent Trade Union (TU) activities regarding the COVID-19 crisis and the company’s responses.

In February, we approached the company when we predicted the COVID-19 situation was going to have an impact on our…

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COVID-19

Posted: 24th April 2020

Our branch Representatives have been working very hard with the company insuring that we protect you and our industry In these difficult times both at work and those working from home, this pandemic has hit everyone hard and has highlight the bravery and commitment of the UK’s workforce in these unprecedented times.

We have been…

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2019 Domestic Award

Posted: 18th January 2019

This years domestic award has been announced today, I am please to inform our members that the award is 3.1% this is based on the average RPI over October, November and December 2018.

These will paid on the following dates

 

MonthPay DateBargaining Group(s)

February 28th February 2019 Nuclear groups April 28th April 2019 Combine*, Derby &…

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GMB WELCOMES £1 BILLION SHIPYARD DEAL

Posted: 10th October 2018

GMB WELCOMES £1 BILLION SHIPYARD DEAL

GMB Union now calls on the Secretary of State for Defence Gavin Williamson to ensure the approx £1 billion contract to build up to three Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA) Fleet Solid Support (FSS) Ships will be built in the UK

GMB, the union for shipbuilding and ship repair, has welcomed the announcement from…

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2018 Apprenticeships

Posted: 10th October 2018

The branch would like to thank all involved in making our first apprenticeship inductions a success, it was great to meet and welcome the future employees to Rolls-Royce and the GMB.

We would also like to welcome all our new apprentice members that have joined us, on behalf of the branch we wish you a very successful…

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Clark Faces Grilling Over Rolls Royce

Posted: 14th June 2018

GMB UNION CRITICISES GOVERNMENT OVER ROLLS ROYCE JOB LOSSES AS SECRETARY OF STATE FACES COMMONS GRILLING
These type of quality, well paid and skilled jobs will not be easily replaced – it will have a devastating impact on workers but also the economy says GMB union.
GMB, the union for manufacturing workers, has…

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Branch Response to Job Losses

Posted: 14th June 2018

GMB’S Rolls-Royce Branch are deeply disappointed with today’s announcement by Rolls-Royce of 4,600 job losses over the next 2 years.
We will continue to offer support to any of our members affected by today’s announcement and will continue to work with Rolls-Royce on behalf of our members through this very difficult time.
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Welsh Nuclear Reactor ‘Welcome’

Posted: 29th December 2017

GMB WELCOMES THUMBS UP FOR NEW WELSH NUCLEAR REACTORS AT WYLFA NEWYDD ON ANGLESEY
The country desperately needs the electricity and jobs these zero-carbon nuclear reactors will produce as part of balanced energy mix of renewables, nuclear and gas says GMB.
GMB, the union for nuclear workers, has welcomed the decision to give…

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