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20 years on from the 'Battle of George Green'

This article recently appeared in the local paper commemorating the anniversary of a significant anti-roads campaign in Leytonstone and Wanstead back in the early 1990s: 22 more words

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Big Breakfast for the NHS

Monday 13 October from 7 am

Whipps Cross Hospital main entrance (by Whipps Cross roundabout)

NHS workers have been through 5 years of pay freezes and pay caps. 160 more words

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Waltham Forest Council Tax Support Scheme

In 2013 central government capped the amount of council tax ‘benefit’ or support they give councils. From 2015 council tax support is completely localized and all support to those unable to pay, must be found from the general grant. 143 more words

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Social housing, not social cleansing! Focus E15 Mothers fight back

A group of young mothers have occupied a group of empty flats on the Carpenters Estate in Newham. As Vice reports:

“People need homes, and these homes need people. 61 more words

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***UPDATE***: Charlotte’s employment tribunal was last week postponed until January.

Dear Friends

Charlotte Monro, an occupational therapist and UNISON representative at Whips Cross hospital in East London was sacked at the end of last year.  247 more words

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