Tell McDonalds To Fix Working Conditions At European Stores, NOW!
McDonalds make billions in profits worldwide each year, yet continue to exploit and neglect workers with zero hours contracts, poor pay and Union-busting techniques. The Fight For $15 campaign...Latest News
My Life as a Bar Worker (video)
This is Laura’s life: age 24; a Northerner; bar team leader for a large pub chain (and formerly a McDonald’s manager); zero hours contract; on a minimum wage; no...Latest News
The BFAWU Pays Tribute To Myrna De Los Santos
It saddens us deeply to hear of the death of the US working class leader, Myrna De Los Santos, at the age of 49; a lady who despite ill-health,...Latest News
Statement from the General Secretary of BFAWU following his resintatement by the Labour Party
Following a short hearing with officials of the Labour Party South East, I have received notification that I have had my suspension lifted and informed that I will be...Latest News
BFAWU Response To Shadow Chancellor’s Living Wage Pledge
The BFAWU welcomes the commitment given by the Shadow Chancellor, John McDonnell today in his Labour Party Conference speech, of a living wage of at least £10 an hour...Latest News
EC Response to Suspension of General Secretary by the Labour Party
The Executive Council (EC) of the BFAWU were disappointed to learn that our General Secretary, Ronnie Draper, has been suspended by the Labour Party, with reference to alleged, and...Latest News
Wigan Diggers Festival To Take Place On September 10th 2016!
The 6th Annual Wigan Diggers Festival will take place between 11.00am and 9.30pm on September 10th 2016 at Gerrard Winstanley Gardens, The Wiend, Wigan. The day itself will feature...Latest News
The BFAWU Backs Corbyn In Labour Leadership Election!
At our recent Annual Conference in June this year, BFAWU delegates debated the current and future state of the Labour Party. The unanimous position of the Conference floor, was...Latest News
Statement from Ronnie Draper, General Secretary of BFAWU
On Tuesday 23rd August, I received an email from the Labour Party informing me that I have been suspended from membership. I am now blocked from attending Labour Party...Latest News