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Solid finish to first round of cleaners' action

Today (Tuesday 26 July) cleaners in Merseyside HMRC offices delivered a solid second day of strike action. 100% of balloted PCS members were on strike, with the majority active on the picket lines. 857 more words


Strong first day of action on Merseyside

Today (Monday 25 July) saw the start of a two day strike by cleaning staff in Bootle and Liverpool over cuts to their hours to claw back a rise in the minimum wage. 503 more words


Anti-racist march in Leeds - Report

On Saturday, members of RABL attended the “People Welcome in Leeds – March Against Xenophobia and Racism.” The march was called as a public expression of opposition to the rise in racist attacks since the European Union referendum. 292 more words

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Defiant Bootle campaign marches for jobs as Osborne delivers cuts Budget

As Chancellor George Osborne delivered his latest round of cuts, workers and residents in Bootle marched in defence of jobs.

The demonstration was called by the Battle for Bootle, a campaign set up to unite members of the PCS union and the local community against the proposed closure of HM Revenue & Customs offices in the area. 379 more words


Hundreds show support for PCS campaign against HMRC cuts

Hundreds of supporters and dozens of MPs showed their support for the PCS campaign against HMRC office closures and job cuts.

The rally outside parliament  on 1 March to show solidarity with HMRC members was attended by hundreds of people, many holding PCS flags, who braved the wet weather. 408 more words


Workers and residents vow to Battle for Bootle at public meeting

Several dozen Bootle workers and residents voiced their determination to fight for jobs and the local community at a recent public meeting held at Bootle Town Hall. 592 more words