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Cuts ‘To Hit Care Of Elderly In Poorest Areas’


Home visits face crisis because powers to raise tax favour richer boroughs, warns Local Government Association.

Home care services for the elderly in deprived areas will have to be scrapped except for those in the most desperate need as a result of George Osborne’s funding cuts, the Tory-controlled… 175 more words


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Studying the Politics of Austerity in Leicester

In a welcome move for local anti-austerity campaigners, Sir Peter Soulsby and his army of determinedly New Labour non-Corbyn-backers currently mis-running Leicester City Council, will soon be coming under close scrutiny from academics at De Montfort University (DMU). 500 more words


Sleight of hand is no way to run an economy

By Emma Burnell

The Chancellor giveth, and the Chancellor taketh away. And taketh away, And taketh away.

Don’t be fooled. While the abandonment of Tax Credits cuts is to be welcomed – and should be rightly lauded as a genuine victory for Labour’s leadership – it is not enough. 633 more words


Very welcome relief on tax credits but most losses have been delayed rather than reversed

Pace of spending cuts eased with the state set to be increasingly focused on healthcare and pensions

Reversing tax credits cuts will bring welcome relief for millions of families who were set to lose an average of £1,300 next year. 954 more words



On November 25th, the day of the much-anticipated and feared Spending Review, Prospect reps received the surprising and welcome news that the Library will see no cash reduction in Grant in Aid to 2010-21. 210 more words


NLC Cuts

My thanks to the many residents who have so far contacted with regards the consultation period for the proposed cuts by the council, could I encourage as many of you as possible to study the consultation paper, forwarded to every household in North Lanarkshire , also available on the NLC web page. 11 more words