Guy Logan

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Harriet Harman moves to increase diversity on boards of public bodies

22 Jun 2009

Equality minister Harriet Harman has launched a drive to force ministers to put more women, ethnic minorities and disabled people...

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Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks to cut more than 150 jobs

19 Jun 2009

More than 150 jobs are set to go at Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks, drawing strong criticism from unions.
Yorkshire Bank...

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Sainsbury’s employee stabs colleague over conduct at work

19 Jun 2009

A supermarket employee faces life in prison after stabbing a colleague for not “working properly”.
Robert McCulloch, 35, stabbed Roman...

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Tesco staff in Wales consider industrial action over relocation pay cuts

19 Jun 2009

Hundreds of Tesco staff in Wales are considering industrial action after the company suggested they take a pay cut when...

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Agency Workers Directive exemption proposals slammed by unions and business groups

18 Jun 2009

Unions and business groups have shot down suggested changes to the Agency Worker’s Directive (AWD), which would see temps that...

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Fred Goodwin bows to pressure to cut his pension by £200,000 a year

18 Jun 2009

Former Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) boss Fred Goodwin has bowed to pressure to cut his highly controversial pension by...

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Staff transfer costs deter private sector bids for public sector contracts

17 Jun 2009

Private sector businesses are being put off bidding for public sector contracts when they involve the transfer of staff because...

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LDV supply chain jobs at risk if new buyer moves production overseas

17 Jun 2009

Some 4,000 UK workers in the supply chain that rely on troubled van maker LDV could be left jobless, it...

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Compensation for soldiers harmed by avoidable cold-related injuries

16 Jun 2009

Hundreds of soldiers are in line to receive a share of £6m in compensation for cold weather injuries suffered while...

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Policy change promised after law trainees sacked by voice mail

15 Jun 2009

The HR chief at the international law firm which left phone messages telling trainee solicitors they were being sacked has...

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Vodafone cuts training spend by a quarter

15 Jun 2009

Communications giant Vodafone spent almost 25% less on staff training in 2008-9 than in 2007-8, according to its latest corporate...

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MI5 aims to recruit teachers as spies

15 Jun 2009

MI5 has launched a new recruitment drive to recruit teachers as spies.
An advertisement placed in the Times Educational Supplement...

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Nottingham City Council cuts jobs in bid to save £14m

12 Jun 2009

Nottingham City Council will make more than 450 redundancies in a bid to save £14m after consultations ended with unions....

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Wildcat strikes return to Lindsey oil refinery

12 Jun 2009

Wildcat strikes have returned to the Lindsey oil refinery after hundreds of workers walked out over planned job cuts.Employees at...

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LGE advocates council executive remuneration committees

12 Jun 2009

Councils should set up executive remuneration committees to develop attractive reward policies to lure talented individuals to the public sector,...

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