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  • Indie site takes on hypocritical rag


    by Felicity Collier

    AN INDEPENDENT news website facing legal action by the Daily Mail said yesterday that it has raised £10,000 for its defence through crowdfunding.

    Byline Media received a letter from Mail editor Paul Dacre earlier this month threatening to sue...

    Wednesday 22nd Mar 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Threat to low-paid as inflation rises


    by Felicity Collier

    BRITAIN faces “sleepwalking into a living-standards crisis” with inflation at its highest since 2013, the TUC warned yesterday.

    Fuel and food prices have pushed inflation higher than expected, according to data from the Office for...

    Wednesday 22nd Mar 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Green ‘should be made to hand back £15m refund’


    SIR PHILIP GREEN must cough up more cash to fill the BHS pension scheme black hole if he gets a £15 million refund under his deal with regulators, work and pensions select committee chair Frank Field said yesterday.

    The disgraced billionaire came to a £363m settlement with...

    Wednesday 22nd Mar 2017

    posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain

  • Wearside’s only domestic abuse charity in trouble


    by Felicity Collier

    A VITAL charity that helps victims of domestic violence in the north-east of England could be left without funds within a matter of months, its director told the Star yesterday.

    Wearside Women in Need (WWIN) is the only provider of...

    Wednesday 22nd Mar 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Schools face ‘cliff edge’ as grammars set to thrive


    DEPRIVED schools will lose millions in funding as the Tories pursue Prime Minister Theresa May’s pet project to create more grammar schools.

    General union GMB says many schools will be pushed towards a “financial cliff edge” by 2020.

    A report by the Institute...

    Wednesday 22nd Mar 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Laptop ban for flights from Middle East


    AIR passengers travelling to Britain from six countries in the Middle East and north Africa will be banned from carrying laptops and large electronic devices in their hand luggage, Downing Street announced yesterday.

    The ban affects direct flights from Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt,...

    Wednesday 22nd Mar 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Teaching assistants to gather at Durham rally


    TEACHING assistants from Derby and County Durham will join forces on Saturday in their joint struggle against savage pay cuts.

    Both Durham and Derby councils want to pay the assistants term-time only wages, meaning salary cuts of up to £5,000 a year.

    The assistants have...

    Wednesday 22nd Mar 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Three networks hit by Grand National strikes


    GUARDS on three rail networks will strike on the day of the Grand National, their union announced yesterday.

    Workers on Southern, Northern and Merseyrail are in dispute with bosses over plans to expand driver-only operation.

    They will walk out from midnight on Saturday April 8,...

    Wednesday 22nd Mar 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Kids’ mental health care ‘a postcode lottery,’ report


    CHILDREN and young people in need of mental health care are at the mercy of a postcode lottery, a report published today shows.

    Some local health bodies are spending twice as much on mental health care than others, Education Policy Institute researchers found.

    And less than a...

    Wednesday 22nd Mar 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Privateers Pocket £18M for Plotting NHS Closure


    Figures reveal staggering amount wasted on consultants while health service struggles on brink

    Tuesday 21st Mar 2017

    posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain


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