Families in Heywood and Middleton are facing a cost of living crisis with prices rising faster than wages for 39 out of the last 40 months, more people than ever are working part-time because they can’t get enough hours to work full-time and energy bills having gone up by an average of £300 since David Cameron became Prime Minster. 350 more words
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Hard-working families in Heywood & Middleton are struggling as they face the greatest cost of living crisis in a generation.
Wages have gone up slower than prices for 39 out of 40 of the months David Cameron has been Prime Minister and many hard-working families struggle to make ends meet. 322 more words
Jim is backing a campaign in Parliament to pass a law that would help to boost the number of apprentices.
The proposal, entitled the Apprenticeships and Skills (Public Procurement Contracts) would ensure that suppliers winning major public contracts should be required to offer apprenticeship opportunities. 285 more words