Please note: for information on accessing food banks and food parcels during the pandemic please see our briefing Coronavirus: Support for household finances. For an account of developments in food bank activity over the crisis period see section 7 of this paper, Food Banks in the UK. Recent research means we have increasing amounts of data on food banks, giving us a fuller picture of their provision across the UK, and providing a more detailed picture of the characteristics of food bank users.
McDonald’s hits back after MP says trade union staff ‘thrown out’ of restaurants, Warrington Guardian, 23 May 2019
Trade Union (Access to Workplaces), HC Deb 15 May 2019 cc255-257 [Ten-Minute Rule Bill]
Trade union rights of access to workplaces, Early Day Motion, March 2019
Written evidence submitted by Union of Shop Distributive and Allied Workers (Usdaw), House of Commons Environmental Audit Select Committee, January 2019
Power to the People: How stronger unions can deliver economic justice, IPPR Commission on Economic Justice, May 2018
Further 100-day Commitments in Employment Relations, New Zealand Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, January 2018 [see pp 9-10 for a summary of the international context]
The gig is up: trade unions tackling insecure work, TUC, June 2017
News on this issue [Intranet]
Household debt: Data on the latest household debt statistics, including net lending, mortgage interest rates and insolvencies.
To support the self-employed through the coronavirus outbreak the Government has introduced the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS).