On Sunday 26 February the Syrian regime held a referendum on a new constitution.
Solidarity 236, 29 February 2012
Wednesday 29 February, London: Protest at the “Winning Business in the New NHS” conference. 08:00-10:30, 11 Cavendish Square, London W1. Organised by Health Alarm mobilising committee.
On 27 February, the Daily Mail issued a front page rallying call to British business to save the government’s workfare programme.
GMB members working for contractor Carillion at Swindon’s Great Western Hospital began a further three days of strike action on Monday 27 February as their dispute over bullying bosses continues.
A months-long battle between bus drivers and bosses at Stagecoach in South Yorkshire has concluded after workers voted to accept management’s latest pay offer.
Workers at the Mayr-Melnhof Packaging (MMP) plant in Bootle, near Liverpool, are maintaining pickets of the factory after bosses locked them out during a dispute over redundancies.
Rail union RMT has sent a message of solidarity to their Israeli counterparts, currently taking strike action against the Israeli state’s privatisation agenda.
Journalists at newspapers in Essex have called off strike action after giving management one last chance over pay.
The attempt by the UK’s major construction contractors to impose a new collective agreement for mechanical and electrical construction workers has collapsed after the remaining six companies followed