THERE are fewer working-class actors in the profession than ever before, the Equity conference heard yesterday.
Addressing issues of equality and diversity at the actors’ union annual gathering, Greater Manchester delegate David Cockayne said he had noticed that younger people in...
Monday 22nd May 2017
posted by Will Stone in Britain
BILLBOARDS warning of the threat Theresa May poses to public services went up in marginal constituencies across Britain early this morning.
The People’s Assembly Against Austerity (PAAA) blasted the Tories for their “manifesto of misery” as the posters in over 40...
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
ABOUT 900,000 primary-school kids from low-income families will lose out on hot meals under Conservative manifesto plans, the think tank Education Policy Institute (EPI) warned yesterday.
In analysis conducted for The Observer, EPI found that the number affected by Tory plans to axe...
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
THOUSANDS of music fans on Merseyside were given a surprise visit by Jeremy Corbyn at the weekend.
Mr Corbyn took to the stage at the Wirral Live charity concert on Saturday at Prenton Park, Tranmere Rovers’ football ground.
The crowd of about 20,000 greeted the Labour...
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
A PLAQUE to mark the 80th anniversary of the arrival of Basque child refugees from the Spanish civil war was unveiled in West Sussex over the weekend.
Crowds gathered at the former site of Penstone House, now Lancing library, in an event on Saturday organised by parish councillor Lee...
posted by Morning Star in Britain
THE effects on working people of Britain leaving the European Union were raised at a meeting on Saturday organised by the Morning Star Readers and Supporters groups of West and South Yorkshire.
The meeting in Leeds was addressed by TUC Yorkshire and Humber regional secretary Bill Adams...
LABOUR promised to stand up for older people yesterday, announcing five key pledges to ensure they have the “security and dignity they deserve” in retirement.
Party leader Jeremy Corbyn warned that the Tories’ only concern is “their billionaire friends”...
After five years Sweden gives up on trying to prosecute Julian Assange
Saturday 20th May 2017
Vital services saved my life, says PFA representative who lost mum to suicide
McDonnell condemns attacks on ‘vulnerable’ older people
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain