LABOUR has vowed to end period poverty if it comes to power by giving out free sanitary products to schools, foodbanks and homeless shelters.
Shadow women and equalities minister Dawn Butler launched the campaign at the Labour Women’s Conference on Saturday, arguing that if men...
Monday 25th Sep 2017
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DEREGULATION and privatisation are to blame for the Grenfell Tower inferno and justice must be served for the victims and survivors, Diane Abbott said at the Labour conference yesterday.
The shadow home secretary insisted the fire, which was fuelled by combustible cladding installed on...
Greenpeace activists block shipment of thousands of polluting VW motors
Friday 22nd Sep 2017
COUNCIL leaders want urgent action to ensure children and teenagers detained in youth prisons are safe after an inspection this year found that not a single one was fit for purpose.
Despite being made aware of the state of youth prisons in July, the government has not taken clear...
Aslef and Unite join TSSA in the leftwinger’s camp
Thursday 21st Sep 2017
Council silent on use of Grenfell-style material on some towers
“COUCH POTATO” peers have claimed nearly £1.3 million expenses despite not speaking in a single Lords debate for over a year.
A total of 115 Lords — around one in seven — did not contribute in any debate during the 2016-17 session but were paid an average...
Coppers consider criminal charges over fire
Wednesday 20th Sep 2017
Struggle goes on for Birmingham refuse workers as court battle continues
But we’re forking out more and more in housing benefit to private landlords
Tuesday 19th Sep 2017