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Responding to Sir Keir Starmer’s speech on Brexit at Chatham House this morning (Monday), TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady said:
27 March 2017

New mums in UK receive just  6 weeks of decently-paid maternity leave
- Only mothers in Ireland and Slovakia have worse decently-paid entitlement
- Croatia tops table with 6 months’ decently-paid leave

UK mums get one of the lowest amounts of...

24 March 2017
Commenting on the latest inflation figures published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) today (Tuesday), which show Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation at 2.3% in February – its highest level since October 2013 – TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady said:
21 March 2017
Over a third (34%) of Black, Asian or minority ethnic people (BAME) witnessed or experienced racial abuse in the seven months following the Brexit vote in June 2016, a TUC poll has found.
17 March 2017
Commenting on the news that the Chancellor intends to widen his look at the disparities between self-employed workers and employees, TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady said:
15 March 2017
Commenting on the latest labour market data published today, TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady said: “Workers are facing the double whammy of rising prices and slower pay growth. But Theresa May seems content to leave Britain drifting towards a new living standards crisis.
15 March 2017
Commenting on figures published today (Wednesday) by the Office for National Statistics, which show that the number of people on zero-hours contracts has increased by 13% over the past year, TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady said:
15 March 2017
The TUC is today (Friday) launching a major new survey into how lesbian, gay, bi and trans (LGBT) people find working life in the UK.
10 March 2017
Responding to today’s (Wednesday) Budget Statement, TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady said: 
08 March 2017

7 March 2017

Commenting on the report published today (Tuesday) by the International Trade Committee on UK trade options after Brexit, TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady said:

“This report is an important reminder of the price...

07 March 2017

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