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Women & Children Paying the Price for the Austerity Agenda

The austerity agenda of the UK Government which is driving cuts to those who can claim welfare benefits is pushing more women and children into poverty. 856 more words

Orkney News

Tackling Fuel Poverty in Orkney: Have Your Say

Orkney has the highest rate of fuel poverty in Scotland at 63% and yet all around us we see wind turbines birling in the almost constant wind that wheechts across our islands. 570 more words

Orkney News

Make May Day Pay Day!

Dear Labour Party Comrades,

The purpose of this email is to encourage you to mobilise the Barnsley Labour Party membership to support our demonstration and rally on Saturday April 29th which is called to back the Labour Party policy of a £10 an hour living wage. 396 more words


Fujitsu workers strike for decent pay and job security

Workers at Fujitsu Wakefield took part in their second day of strike action as part of the ongoing national dispute over job security, pensions, the living wage and union recognition. 180 more words

Trade Unions

Latest CSO figures explode public sector pay premium myth

Time to debate on basis of fact

March 15th: Unite has welcomed today’s report from the CSO which dispels popular myths about public-private sector pay differentials and instead shows that, overall, public sector workers are paid slightly less than comparable workers in the private sector. 174 more words

Press Releases

GMB members strike against low pay in Arcadia group distribution

GMB members at Spectrum for Arcadia in Leeds are on strike over pay. Over 70 joined the picket lines on Friday morning over pay.

Isabelle Grant, Leeds Socialist Party… 257 more words