UNITE The Union

Unite Community

Unite’s community membership scheme brings together people from across society. Those not in paid employment, who are retired or are students are welcomed into the union family, adding another dimension to Unite’s strength across the UK and […]

UNITE The Union

Unite: fighting back for members

Since Len McCluskey has been Unite general secretary, the union has never repudiated any industrial action taken by members. Unite doesn’t seek confrontation with bullying bosses, or those that treat their workers unfairly or illegally, […]

UNITE The Union

About Unite

Unite is Britain and Ireland’s biggest union with 1.42 million members across every type of workplace and all sectors of the economy – private, public and voluntary. The general secretary is Len McCluskey [include a […]


Unite Executive Council – 2017-2020

Industrial sector constituencies Automotive Industries                 John Cooper, Stan Ruddock & Ken Smith Aerospace & Shipbuilding          Phil Entwistle & Tam Mitchell Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, Process and Textiles                      Cliff Bowen Civil Air Transport       […]



This is a LabourStart Special Report – by Derek Blackadder. The big Canadian story so far this year is the decision by Unifor, the country’s largest private sector union, to leave the Canadian Labour Congress […]