Daily Archives: June 11, 2011

Warning of strikes as Doncaster Council axes 700 more jobs

Strike action is looming at a troubled Yorkshire council after 700 job losses were announced on top of cuts that have already seen hundreds axed. Doncaster Council said the redundancies over and above 700 already carried out were needed to … Continue reading

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Firms ‘will sack temps early to get round rules’

From October, employers will be forced to give agency workers the same pay and holiday entitlements as regular staff after just 12 weeks in a job. At present, temps have no “equal rights”. The UK regulations stem from lengthy negotiations … Continue reading

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