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Tuesday 22nd Aug 2017
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LONDON Fire Brigade commissioner Dany Cotton revealed yesterday she had received counselling following the Grenfell Tower tragedy.
Ms Cotton told LBC Radio she was still trying to process the “overwhelming sense of responsibility” she felt when firefighters were dealing...
by Felicity Collier
HOUSEHOLDS would have saved an average of £1,149 on energy bills since 2010 if Labour’s price cap had been in place, the party will argue today.
Labour estimates that its proposed emergency measure would see bills set below £1,000...
by Felicity Collier
McDONALD’S workers are set to strike on September 4, the Bakers, Food & Allied Workers Union (BFAWU) announced yesterday.
The initial threat of action by employees in Crayford, Kent, and Cambridge over zero-hours contracts prompted the...
RADICAL reforms are needed to end the dominance of “white middle-aged men” in politics, an independent think tank warned yesterday.
The Institute for Public Policy Research said that women were less likely to become local councillors...
SOUTH West Trains’ new Chinese state owners were urged yesterday to keep guard “legends” on every train.
Rail union RMT launched a new poster campaign as workers held a demonstration against the franchise’s new operators, MTR.
“We employ absolute...
HOMES in Blackburn were evacuated yesterday morning after a huge blaze engulfed 100 tons of waste at a plastic recycling plant.
Fire crews were called to the scene at the V10 Polymers plant on Paterson Street in the Lancashire town just after 5.30am.
A spokesman for Lancashire...
LEDBURY Towers residents started moving out of the unsafe blocks yesterday almost a fortnight after the gas supply to 224 homes was cut off.
Several households from the block in Peckham are believed to have moved to nearby accommodation following fears an explosion could cause the...