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Macquarie wins UK gas supply business despite previous failings in water supply

Australian company Macquarie’s successful bid for the National Grid’s distribution business has been greeted with dismay today (Thursday) by public services union UNISON. The union – which has thousands of members working in the utilities sector – says when Macquarie ran Thames Water, the end result was poorer customer service, higher bills, massive debts, complex […]

Article, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Blog: If Macquarie deal becomes the norm in Brexit Britain, we’ll all suffer

Ministers may like to talk about industrial strategy, yet they don’t seem to have much desire to retain key parts of the nation’s infrastructure in UK hands

General secretary's blog, News on the UNISON National site.