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Fairton meat workers devastated about proposed plant closure – Meat Workers Union

By   /  May 18, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on Fairton meat workers devastated about proposed plant closure – Meat Workers Union

The Meat Workers Union says that members working at Fairton Meat Works are devastated about today’s announcement proposing to close the plant. Silver Fern Farms has today announced a two week consultation process and a final decision on the 31st May. “Despite the workers fearing the worst for months, they always hope for the best” […]

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MWU mourns the loss of Helen Kelly

By   /  October 14, 2016  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on MWU mourns the loss of Helen Kelly

The passing of Helen Kelly is deeply mourned by Meat Workers Union members across New Zealand. “Helen worked tirelessly for our members,” says MWU National Secretary Graham Cooke. “She lent so much hope and inspiration to us and to the union movement, her death is an incredible sorrow, but she has passed her fighting spirit […]

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