PUBLIC transport bosses in Merseyside are pressing ahead with plans to remove guards from trains despite guards helping to avert disaster in two recent incidents, rail union RMT said yesterday.
The union said that on August 25 a safety-trained Merseyrail guard protected the train,...
Tuesday 11th Oct 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Dan Fieldsend looks at how the Labour leader can use the issues plaguing the sport he loves to widen his appeal
among the British public
Thursday 29th Oct 2015
posted by Morning Star in Sport
MERSEYSIDE construction workers will demonstrate today for a second time at a new biomass power station over the use of cheap overseas labour to undercut national agreements.
The protest is taking place outside the Stobart Energy site in Widnes.
Across Britain, developers are...
Wednesday 21st Oct 2015
A NEONAZI march on Merseyside will go ahead this weekend because police did not ask the Home Office to block it, officials revealed yesterday.
The “White Man March” arranged by the far-right National Action is planned for tomorrow in Liverpool, even after organisers sent...
Friday 14th Aug 2015
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
The Morning Star cycling challenge is about to hit the road again
Saturday 27th Jun 2015
posted by Morning Star in Features
DISABLED people voiced their anger in Merseyside yesterday as they descended on Employment Minister Esther McVey’s constituency office.
The West Wirral Tory is responsible for overseeing policies such as benefit sanctions which have seen 1.2 million people — including many...
Friday 24th Apr 2015
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
TRADE unionists in north-west England are calling on a Labour-run council to delay plans to axe library opening hours until after the general election.
Wirral council on Merseyside wants to cut the opening hours of about 16 libraries by 18 hours a week.
As reported in the...
Wednesday 18th Feb 2015
Trade unionists in Merseyside awarded the area’s only Tory MP “Scrooge of the Year” yesterday for her implementation of benefit sanctions.
Esther McVey, Conservative MP for Wirral West, is the Tory minister responsible for employment who has overseen the imposition of...
Saturday 13th Dec 2014
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