LABOUR’S Heidi Alexander urged NHS students to give Tory MPs a “hard time” yesterday over their latest NHS wheeze to cancel trainee bursaries.
The shadow health secretary made the rallying cry as she addressed student nurses who had travelled to Parliament to meet...
Thursday 26th May 2016
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THE TORIES’ top donor is a firm which owes millions in unpaid tax and has been accused of “money laundering,” the Electoral Commission revealed yesterday.
Lycamobile, which sells international telephone call time, was already among the top funders having stumped up...
LABOUR has demanded that broadcasters give women more air time in the so-far male-dominated EU referendum debate.
Analysis by the party revealed yesterday that 78 male politicians have made appearances on the most popular BBC and ITV shows to discuss the debate compared with just 18...
Wednesday 25th May 2016
Cameron slips up during pro-EU campaign talk
Tuesday 24th May 2016
TENS of thousands more workers have joined a trade union in the past year, official figures revealed yesterday.
Annual membership figures collated by the Office for National Statistics show an increase of 36,000 (0.6 per cent) between 2014 and 2015.
That included a fifth...
LEAVING the EU would “turn the clocks back” on women’s rights, TUC general secretary Frances O’Grady warns today.
A new TUC report argues that European Union employment rights have empowered women to challenge unequal pay and inequality at work.
McDonnell: We’ll clear way for a new society
Monday 23rd May 2016
A LABOUR government will put the interests of workers and taxpayers ahead of shareholders, Jeremy Corbyn said on Saturday as he set out his “bold and ambitious” vision for the economy.
Speaking at Labour’s New Economy conference, he said the party will break with the...
Report tears apart Osborne privatisation plan
NHS England chief executive Simon Stevens warned yesterday that 130,000 Europe-born doctors, nurses and care workers could quit if Britain leaves the EU.
Mr Stevens argued that any pressure on the health service from migration is outweighed by the benefits of EU membership, and warned...