6th – 7th February
121 Regent Street
London, W1 4TB
One of the London’s most iconic luxury fashion brands will be facing a 48 hour strike accompanied with loud demonstrations outside of their Flagship Regent Street Store
The Independent Workers of Great Britain, the cleaners’ union have organised the strike and protests due to Burberry’s failure […]
Friday 12th September, 4pm
66 Shoe Lane
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/690368971038985/
On Friday 12th September, Deloitte, the biggest professional services company in the world, is facing a wave of angry demonstrations outside one of their offices in Central London.
The protests are organised by the contracted cleaning workers at Deloitte, who speak of a culture of bullying, unsafe working […]
The Independent Workers Union (IWGB) which represents cleaners in John Lewis stores in London has stated that it will step up its campaign for the London Living Wage in the run up to Christmas. This will include a new protests and industrial action.
Protest After ‘Partner’ Sacked After Giving Interview to The Guardian
The union will start […]
Cleaners at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in London are to lobby the School’s governing body meeting on 4th July, demanding to be brought back in-house. The protest will take place at 1pm outside the main SOAS building.
The cleaners, members of Unison, are currently outsourced, employed by multinational contractor ISS, and are […]
The international cleaning and security workers union, UNI Property Service Global Union has called Monday 17th June, the day for International Justice for Cleaners. The union represents over 1 million workers and have recognised agreements with large corporations such as G4S, ISS and Securitas.
They have confirmed through their affiliates that a series of organised events, […]
By Industrial Workers of Great Britain / @IWGBUnion
The Independent Workers Union (IWGB) welcomed the announcement by the City of London Corporation that catering contract staff are to be paid at least the London Living Wage of £8.55 per hour in it Barbican Centre and neighbouring Guildhall School of Music.
This is a major breakthrough after […]
On Tuesday 7th May, Cap Gemini’s serene offices in Vauxhall, South London were once again rocked by a surprise visit by the Cleaners and activists of the Industrial Workers of Great Britain (IWGB). The dispute started when a senior manager told the predominately Latin American cleaners that they could never be British because “they were […]
The militant cleaners of the Industrial Workers of Great Britain (IWGB) once again launched a surprise demonstration against racist bosses on Friday 3rd May. The migrant workers are fighting bullying managers and standing up to racism and sexism in the workplace.
The two videos below show their latest action in Canary Wharf, in the offices of […]
Following our previous report on the campaigning Cleaners at the Corporation of London’s Barbican Centre, we now have footage of the Industrial Workers of Great Britain holding a surprise occupation of the centre.
This video shows the cleaners who are mostly migrants facing racist abuse for having the temerity to end poverty pay. Watch the […]
The Barbican is Europe’s largest multi-arts centre, owned by the City of London Corporation and the home for the London Symphony Orchestra. It is internationally respected and hosts many prestigious artists and performers, but it’s reputation for excellence is being stained. It’s pristine image has been smeared by its cleaning sub-contractor MITIE, as their employed cleaners are protesting that their […]Read more →
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