Tag Archives: John Lewis

Updates on cleaners’ struggles in London and West Yorkshire

Down in London, cleaners organising through the grassroots UVW union are on the verge of striking at the London School of Economics – they’ve told management that they have until Friday 18th to put them on terms and conditions equal … Continue reading

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Grassroots workers’ struggles in London: John Lewis and Deliveroo

At 4pm on Saturday 5th November, John Lewis cleaners will be holding a protest outside the flagship store on Oxford Street, demanding to be brought into the partnership and receive the same conditions as all other in-house staff. They also … Continue reading

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IWW Cleaners win at John Lewis

So far, 2012 hasn’t been a great year. Internationally, the burst of rebellious energy that shook regimes across the Middle East last year seems to have run out, or, as in the case of Syria, been channeled back into the … Continue reading

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Cleaners, tenants and Remploy workers taking action

Just a quick post plugging a few important events happening over the next few days: First, workers at Remploy factories are meant to be going out on strike tomorrow and next week. The government’s proposed closure of Remploy factories doesn’t … Continue reading

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