Independent Workers Union of Great Britain

The Independent Workers Union of Great Britain (IWGB) is a worker-run union organising the unorganised, the abandoned and the betrayed.

Press release: CITYSPRINT PUSHBIKE COURIERS TAKE LONDON LIVING WAGE CAMPAIGN TO EMPLOYER’S MAJOR CLIENTS

30 June, 2015, London. Pushbike couriers employed by City Sprint will tomorrow stage a flash indoor protest at one of City Sprint’s major clients as part of their campaign to … Continue reading

June 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

UoL IWGB attends Anti-Austerity march!

The UoL branch of the IWGB was represented at the massive Anti-Austerity march in London on Saturday 20th June. Between 70-150,000 people are estimated to have turned out for the … Continue reading

June 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Good news from the National Gallery campaign!

We have received the following email from the National Gallery campaign, full of good news and ways to get involved in their ongoing campaign to get Candy Udwin reinstated after … Continue reading

June 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Press coverage so far of this week’s Couriers demo

The 15-year pay freeze – Medium London’s bike couriers channel the miner spirit and rally for living wage – Huck London’s Cycle Couriers Are Campaigning Against a Cycle of Exploitation … Continue reading

June 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Latest IWGB letter to City Sprint

Dear Mr. Gallagher, CEO of City Sprint I am writing you to provide you with an account of our protest at your headquarters last Tuesday, 9 June, 2015.  The protest … Continue reading

June 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

BREAKING NEWS: City Sprint respond to IWGB pressure

At the 11th hour, we have received a reply from City Sprint – you can read their letter here, and see below for the response from IWGB President Jason Moyer-Lee. … Continue reading

June 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

PRESS RELEASE: CITYSPRINT PUSHBIKE COURIERS STAGE DAY-LONG LONDON LIVING WAGE PROTEST

8 June, 2015, London.  Pushbike couriers employed by City Sprint will tomorrow stage a full-day protest as part of their campaign to win the London Living Wage of £9.15 per … Continue reading

June 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

We’re hiring! Legal Department Coordinator at the IWGB

Job Brief: Legal Department Coordinator Salary £21,000, with the option of joining the Union’s pension scheme   Hours per week 37.5. Accountable to: the Union’s Executive Committee. Direct line manager … Continue reading

May 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Press Release: LONDON’S PUSHBIKE COURIERS LAUNCH CAMPAIGN FOR THE LONDON LIVING WAGE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 11 May, 2015, London.  Pushbike couriers employed by City Sprint have this week begun a campaign to win the London Living Wage of £9.15 per hour. City … Continue reading

May 11, 2015 · Leave a comment
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