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Tim Roache

General secretary of GMB

General secretary of GMB

TfL's Taxi For Uber Cuts To The Heart Of The Gig Economy

Today is a big deal for gig economy workers and professional drivers across London - and it's making a splash on the global stage too. Transport for London has told Uber that it is "not fit and proper to hold a private hire operator licence". TfL has warned of the potential public safety and security implications of the company's behaviour.
22/09/2017 16:09 BST

We Face Uncharted Waters and a Country Divided

GMB advocated an 'angry remain' vote. It was a pragmatic vote that said, on balance, we'd be better off in. It was based on the defence of the workplace rights we've fought for via the EU for decades. It recognised the problems with the EU and pledged to fight to fix them. But the country did not agree - too many couldn't bring themselves to vote for what they saw as a failing status quo.
24/06/2016 11:40 BST