Local bosses get ready for £500m cuts and US-style health nightmare
Tuesday 22nd Nov 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Report shows cuts to ambulance services putting lives at risk
by Steve Sweeney
THE British government is subsidising the arms trade by up to £142 million a year, a report revealed yesterday, as it was accused of complicity with the “ongoing destruction of Yemen.”
The report, by Sipri — a research body...
Friday 18th Nov 2016
RAIL union RMT has accused Southern Rail of forcing workers to “sign away their basic human rights” in a row over holiday pay.
The union says staff are set to receive a letter from the belligerent company warning that strikers will not...
Damning report reveals cost of underfunding
Thursday 17th Nov 2016
THE government refused to rule out charging fees for NHS treatments yesterday as Labour accused the Tories of pushing the health service “to the brink.”
Following a parliamentary debate, Labour health spokesman Justin Madders demanded an...
Labour slates government as jail staff are forced onto picket lines
Wednesday 16th Nov 2016
Tory plans to hire fewer qualified nurses could endanger lives
RAIL union RMT warned yesterday that “cuts have left safety on a knife edge” as its members on London Underground voted overwhelmingly for strike action.
Eighty-five per cent of platform and station staff backed walkouts over plans to axe...
Nurse left with life-changing injuries after harrowing attack by patient speaks out:
Monday 14th Nov 2016