Struggle goes on for Birmingham refuse workers as court battle continues
Wednesday 20th Sep 2017
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
BRITISH AIRWAYS’S sky-high profits announced yesterday prove that the airline can easily afford to give its underpaid cabin crew a decent salary, charged heir union Unite.
BA parent company International Airlines Group revealed “bumper profits” of £873 million...
Saturday 29th Jul 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
Trussell Trust warns food crisis will get worse over school holidays
Friday 28th Jul 2017
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
Trussell Trust to offer free summer club for children living in poverty
Tuesday 25th Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
by Felicity Collier
FOUR in five people referred to foodbanks have had to skip meals for days at a time, a major study revealed yesterday.
Research commissioned by the Trussell Trust charity, which runs 400 foodbanks across the country, found that half of people...
Thursday 29th Jun 2017
A TORY MP threatened to call the police on an audience member after being booed for saying she was “pleased we have foodbanks” at an election hustings in Cornwall.
Sheryll Murray was responding to questions about the rise in the number of people relying on foodbanks in the...
Tuesday 6th Jun 2017
TOP Tory Dominic Raab was forced into an embarrassing apology yesterday for making “deeply offensive” remarks that foodbank users were not “languishing in poverty.”
The former justice minister claimed people receiving food parcels have “a cashflow problem...
Tuesday 30th May 2017
THE SNP is under fire for attempting to smear a nurse who confronted First Minister Nicola Sturgeon live on air over the crippling 1 per cent pay cap at the Scottish leaders’ debate.
A&E nurse Claire Austin repeatedly questioned an evasive Ms Sturgeon on Sunday night over how...
Tuesday 23rd May 2017
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain
Half a million parcels handed out since 2011
Monday 15th May 2017
THERESA MAY was lambasted by nursing chiefs yesterday for failing to explicitly say whether or not it is wrong that nurses in Britain should have to turn to foodbanks for meals.
Andrew Marr pressed the Prime Minister yesterday on his eponymous show, quoting figures from the Royal...
Monday 1st May 2017