LEEDS University lecturers striking against a “sackers’ charter” received further support from MPs yesterday.
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell and fellow Labour MP Alex Sobel, representing Leeds North West, gave their backing to the University and College Union (UCU)...
Saturday 14th Oct 2017
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THE Tories are resurrecting their hated dementia tax that would force the elderly to sell off their homes to pay for their care, Labour charged yesterday.
At least 25 Tories unhappy about the suffering caused
Friday 13th Oct 2017
RIOTING prisoners attacked prison officers using pool balls as weapons yesterday, leading to calls for an urgent prisons staffing review.
THE Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) came under fire yesterday after a botched clean-up operation left taxpayers footing a £122 million bill.
Thursday 12th Oct 2017
BALLOT papers are landing at the homes of 160,000 civil servants today as a consultative vote on industrial action begins.
CAMPAIGNERS accused the government yesterday of failing on promises to cap sky-high energy prices as regulator Ofgem took some steps to alleviate the costs for Britain’s poorest households.
LECTURERS at Leeds University won the backing of one of the city’s Labour MPs Hilary Benn in their battle against imposition of a “sacker’s charter” by management.
COUNCILS urgently need more cash to cope with the record numbers of children in care, town hall bosses warn today.
VICTIMS of the spycops scandal are demanding that new inquiry chair Sir John Mitting be sacked after he hinted he will hold hearings in secret.