Activists warn banned National Action hasn’t gone away
Wednesday 6th Sep 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
LOW-PAID workers at the Bank of England celebrated victory yesterday after bosses caved into their demands, bringing a long-running dispute to an end.
Workers at the central bank’s security, maintenance and parlour departments walked out last month — the first walkout to...
STEVE SWEENEY listens to the voices on the picket line in Cambridge this morning
Monday 4th Sep 2017
A ONE-YEAR immigration amnesty offered to undocumented residents of the Grenfell Tower have been given an extra three months to come forward, the Home Office announced yesterday.
Those who survived the west London tower block blaze and had been living in the country without official...
Saturday 2nd Sep 2017
NEW TORY campaign group Activate was in disarray yesterday after it was forced to issue a statement denying it had ever launched following a string of sickening messages circulating on social media.
Comments posted in a Tory WhatsApp group calling for “chavs to be gassed”...
Friday 1st Sep 2017
Multiple sclerosis sufferers missing out since axing of DLA
NHS trusts smashed through their Tory-imposed spending limits by nearly £3 billion more than previously reported, research by the Nuffield Trust health charity showed yesterday.
Analysis of financial data published by NHS regulators found a staggering £3bn overspend at the...
CIVIL servants called for an end to the public-sector pay cap yesterday in a series of protests across Britain.
Members of the Public and Commercial Services Union (PCS) demonstrated outside workplaces across the country as they demanded a “proper pay rise” warning the...
FEARS of creeping NHS privatisation grew yesterday after a secret cost-cutting plan to slash the number of hospital referrals was leaked.
The NHS England memo tells health trusts to review hospital referrals each week to reduce the number of patients by up to 30 per cent.
Thursday 31st Aug 2017
Desperate families left with ‘scandalous lack of NHS provision’
Wednesday 30th Aug 2017