Tim Roache

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House of Commons speaker John Bercow said it was ‘blindingly obvious’ that Boris Johnson wa attempting to stop parliament from debating Brexit. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Boris Johnson’s move to suspend parliament for five weeks in the run-up to Britain’s scheduled departure from the EU on October 31st has provoked upro(...)

DUP leader Arlene Foster and Gavin Robinson speak with steelworker Joe Passmore (left) from Unite, following a meeting with prime minister Boris Johnson at Stormont on Wednesday.  Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

Union leaders fighting to save the stricken Harland and Wolff shipyard failed to meet with Boris Johnson during his first visit to Northern Ireland as(...)

GMB general secretary Tim Roache said the collective bargaining agreementshows that the gig economy doesn’t have to be an exploitative economy. Photograph: GMB/PA Wire

Self-employed workers at Hermes Parcelne, a UK based delivery company, have won the option to get holiday pay and guaranteed earnings, as part of a d(...)

On the day British prime minister Theresa May met Japanese PM Shinzo Abe the embattled Mrs May reached out to two big unions in a bid to build support ahead of next week’s meaningful vote. Photograph: Getty Images

British prime minister Theresa May called the leaders of two of Britain’s biggest unions to seek support for her Brexit deal after her government indi(...)

 A supporter of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn holds up a sign picturing John Lennon and Jeremy Corbyn during Momentum’s ‘Keep Corbyn’ rally outside the Houses of Parliament on June 27th. Photograph:   Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Today Labour MPs will vote on a motion of no confidence in Jeremy Corbyn after more than 40 members of his front bench resigned, demanding that he st(...)