ANOTHER two NHS buildings have failed fire safety tests that were ordered after the Grenfell Tower tragedy, it was revealed yesterday.
Fears of a similar disaster in the NHS estate continue to grow as it faces a staggering £5 billion maintenance backlog which campaigners warn is...
Friday 14th Jul 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
SECURITY at Britain’s mosques needs to be urgently stepped up following the Finsbury Park terror attack, the Muslim Council of Britain said yesterday.
The council, representing 500 mosques, schools and Muslim associations, said the deadly attack was “the most violent...
Tuesday 20th Jun 2017
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
RAIL workers are facing a “surge in violence” from gangs at Scottish stations but their warnings to management have fallen on deaf ears, transport union RMT claimed yesterday.
Staff are staging a protest at the notorious Hamilton Central station in South Lanarkshire...
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
by Felicity Collier
ONE of the firms which carried out refurbishment work on Grenfell Tower has dodged millions of pounds in tax, it was revealed yesterday.
Companies House documents show that Harley Wall Ltd, which undertook some of the cladding work on the outside of the...
Saturday 17th Jun 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Zoe Dee gives Star eyewitness account
Same ‘unsafe’ cladding installed on other London towers
by Conrad Landin
FIREFIGHTERS rescued more people last year than ever before, according to research published yesterday.
Figures obtained by the Fire Brigades Union show that more than 41,000 people were rescued by firefighters between April 2015 and...
Tuesday 6th Sep 2016
Wednesday 14th Jan 2015
posted by Morning Star in World
Wednesday 24th Dec 2014
Three suffered 'life-changing' injuries
Thursday 4th Dec 2014