Category: Steel

Steelworkers’ meeting outcome: new demands of Government
Community - April 4th, 2016
Joint Statement from the National Trade Union Steel Co-ordinating Committee: Steelworkers meeting in London today have made three new demands of government to secure UK [...]
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Steelworkers meet in London to plan campaign
Community - April 4th, 2016
Community, the steelworkers' union, has called a meeting of steelworkers in London to plan the next stage of their campaign to save their industry. The [...]
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Community responds to Sajid Javid visit
Community - April 1st, 2016
Responding to Sajid Javid’s visit to Port Talbot, Roy Rickhuss, the general secretary of Community, the steelworkers’ union said: “It is promising that the business [...]
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Community - April 1st, 2016
Commenting ahead of Sajid Javid's visit to Port Talbot, a spokesperson for the steelworkers' union Community said: "Steelworkers across the country will be shocked that [...]
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Community - March 31st, 2016
Responding to the Prime Minister’s statement this morning regarding the steel crisis, the General Secretary of the steelworkers’ union Community, Roy Rickhuss, said, “I have [...]
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Reports Tata Steel to sell UK assets – our response
Community - March 29th, 2016
Responding to unconfirmed reports that Tata Steel plans to divest of its remaining UK assets, Roy Rickhuss, General Secretary of the steelworkers' trade union Community, [...]
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Scottish steel news: Community reaction
Community - March 24th, 2016
Responding to news that Liberty Steel has signed a sale and purchase agreement to take on Tata Steel’s Dalzell and Clydebridge plants, Roy Rickhuss, General [...]
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Community launches urgent steel campaign
Community - March 23rd, 2016
Community, the steelworkers' union, has today launched a major campaign asking the board of Tata Steel to back the rescue plan for Port Talbot steelworks. [...]
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UK and Dutch steel unions meet over Tata’s future
Community - March 23rd, 2016
Roy Rickhuss, General Secretary of the steelworkers’ trade union Community, and Secretary of Tata Steel’s European Works Council, hosted a meeting with senior representatives from the [...]
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Community responds to reports about Port Talbot steel future
Community - March 21st, 2016
Community, the steelworkers' union, has today met with Hans Fischer, Tata Steel's new European CEO. The urgent meeting came amidst reports that Tata Steel are [...]
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