Left warns against Tory Brexit ‘power grab’
Friday 14th Jul 2017
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
WORKERS “can’t afford to walk away” from the European Union, TUC general secretary Frances O’Grady claimed to firefighters yesterday before a crunch debate today.
Delegates to the Fire Brigades Union annual conference unexpectedly overruled conference organisers...
Thursday 12th May 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
GROUPS including Stop the War, CND and the People’s Assembly say they will refuse “outrageous” demands from Scotland Yard that they pay to police themselves at protests.
It emerged earlier this month that Scotland Yard had informed a number of campaign groups...
Friday 20th Feb 2015
BRITISH workers have endured the longest real-wage squeeze since records began in the 1850s, according to the TUC.
Even with inflation hitting record lows as a result of falling energy prices — rather than any action by the government — it is still going to take years for...
Wednesday 18th Feb 2015
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
CHANCER Chancellor George Osborne claimed Britain was sliding towards “good” deflation yesterday after prices rose at their slowest rate since 1960.
Official data revealed the consumer price index (CPI) measure fell to 0.3 per cent in January on the back of plummeting oil...
posted by Richard Bagley in Britain
Thursday 5th Feb 2015