Tag: Usdaw

Paddy Lillis
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Shopworkers’ union calls for retail recovery plan

Retail trade union Usdaw has urged the Chancellor to announce an urgent recovery plan for the retail industry...

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In-store face masks become compulsory

Face coverings in shops in Scotland are to become mandatory from 10 July. The measure will apply to...

Daniel Johnson
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Protection of Workers Bill gets backing of key Holyrood committee

The Scottish Parliament’s Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee has given its unanimous support for the general principles...

empty shops
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Usdaw calls for Government recovery plan to save high street

Retail trade union Usdaw has urged the Government to sit down with employers and trade unions to agree...

Daniel Johnson
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MSPs quiz Johnson over proposed shopworker protection law

Members of Holyrood’s Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee heard evidence from fellow MSP Daniel Johnson yesterday (13...

Paddy Lillis
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Coronavirus: shopworker assaults double as tensions rise

The average UK shopworker has been verbally abused, threatened or assaulted every week during the coronavirus emergency, according...

Paddy Lillis
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Coronavirus: Usdaw urges shoppers to help keep stores safe

Shopworkers trade union leader Paddy Lillis (pictured) has called on the public to take special care to follow...

Paddy Lillis
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Minimum wage rates rise

Increases in national minimum wage rates take effect from today (1 April). The National Living Wage, for over-25s,...

Paddy Lillis
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Respect for Shopworkers Week reveals extent of in-store abuse

Shopworkers’ trade union Usdaw launched its annual Respect for Shopworkers Week (11 to 17 November) with statistics from...

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Time for real government action to ‘save our shops’?

The Scottish Retail Consortium and shopworkers union Usdaw are leading the calls for immediate government action to tackle what they...