Wednesday July 18, 2018
For the road ahead


Welcome to the news page of the United Road Transport Union.

If you have any news stories that would be of interest to other URTU members, please contact the URTU newsdesk on 0161 486 2103 or contact here.

Report to Members
In accordance with Section 32A of the Act, the National Executive Committee hereby gives the following information extracted from its accounts and annual return for the year ended 31 December 2017.

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Union Learning Representative courses
Your Union is running two training courses for Union Learning Representatives (ULRs) at Ruskin College in Oxford.

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Two thirds of zero hours workers want jobs with guaranteed hours
Most people on zero-hours contracts are not on them by choice, recent union polling has revealed.

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Britain's 17-year real wage squeeze will be the worst in modern history
UK workers are suffering the longest squeeze on real wages in modern history, new union analysis has revealed.

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