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Community response to British Steel insolvency news

Community - May 22nd, 2019

Responding to news that British Steel is expected to be placed under the official receiver this morning, Roy Rickhuss, General Secretary of the steelworkers’ trade union, Community, said: “This news […]

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LGBT mental health in the workplace

Melantha Chittenden - May 16th, 2019

Research conducted by Stonewall shows that half of LGBT people experienced depression in the last year and more than one in 10 trans people attempted to take their own life. We […]

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Community - May 20th, 2019
The UK’s steel industry is today launching the ‘UK Steel Charter’, an important new initiative aimed at maximising the amount of UK produced steel used in UK construction and infrastructure […]
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Community - May 16th, 2019
Responding to British Steel’s announcement that it has ‘the required liquidity’ and ‘the backing of its key stakeholders, including shareholders and lenders, and operations continue as normal’, Alasdair McDiarmid, Operations […]
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Community - May 15th, 2019
The steelworkers’ trade union Community has today (15 May) issued the following statement on the ongoing situation at British Steel: This is of course an extremely concerning time for our […]
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Community - May 14th, 2019
Responding to news reports regarding British Steel seeking additional funding, a spokesperson for the steelworkers’ trade union, Community, said: “We are aware of the situation and are having ongoing discussions […]
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Community - May 10th, 2019
Commenting on news that the proposed joint venture between Tata Steel and Thyssenkrupp is set to be abandoned, Roy Rickhuss, General Secretary of the steelworkers’ trade union Community, said: “This […]
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Community - May 1st, 2019
“It’s encouraging the government has listened to concerns from industry and unions…” The steelworkers’ trade union, Community, has welcomed the government’s intervention at British Steel. Business Secretary, Greg Clark MP, […]
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Fair deal
Community - April 30th, 2019
“Without Community by my side I would not have known what to do…” Community’s Service Centre legal advisors team recently supported a vulnerable member with a breach of contract claim. […]
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Community - April 10th, 2019
“Community makes sure our members get support all the way through any claim…” A Community member in justice, custodial & immigration services received a six-figure compensation payment after being assaulted […]
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