13 December 2021
Owing to the rapid spread of the Omicron variant of Covid, the UK and devolved nation governments have issued varying ‘work from home’ messages.
9 December 2021
The British Council previously ran the £110m scheme but was stripped of the contract according to the Guardian in favour of the private consultancy company.
8 December 2021
The union has called on ministers responsible to resign for organising the event, in breach of Covid safety rules, last year.
29 November 2021
Hundreds of British Council employees across the globe said in a consultative ballot they would support strike action over forced redundancies and to oppose outsourcing.
19 November 2021
PCS believes it is irresponsible for the DWP to choose this moment to try to force a mass return to workplaces for staff currently working from home, as scientists make it clear that Covid-19 still poses a very serious risk to public health.