JOHN McDONNELL called on Tory backbenchers yesterday to back Labour’s plans to lift the public-sector pay cap as teachers face another year of pay restraint.
The shadow chancellor has written to all Conservative back-bench MPs asking them to support proposals to reverse the...
Wednesday 12th Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
March on Saturday to keep up the pressure on a government on its knees, says CHRIS WILLIAMSON
Thursday 29th Jun 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
UNISON is stepping up campaigning to scrap the public-sector pay cap following the shock election vote, Dave Prentis said yesterday.
Speaking ahead of its annual conference tomorrow, the union’s general secretary said Labour’s success had led to a growing belief that years...
Monday 19th Jun 2017
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
THE TORIES will be hit by a fresh wave of strikes and protests in the new year from workers facing four years without a pay rise.
Chancellor George Osborne extended the public-sector pay freeze, imposed when the Tories took office in 2010, until 2019 in his summer Budget.
Wednesday 16th Sep 2015
posted by Luke James in Britain
Think-tank Class study shows support for 65:1 limit
Thursday 30th Oct 2014