Leading firefighter hits out at loss of mental healthcare as tower horror stories mount
Saturday 24th Jun 2017
posted by Will Stone in Britain
ETHNIC minority women have suffered the most amid a reported post-Brexit rise in hate crime, revellers at Glastonbury Festival heard yesterday.
Angelica Udueni, who helped create the Post Referendum Racism account on Twitter that encourages victims to send in their experiences, said...
Terror attack on mosque ‘is an attack on all of us,’ says leader
Tuesday 20th Jun 2017
THREE Ritzy cinema staff who organised numerous strikes in their fight for the London living wage have been sacked by Picturehouse.
Broadcast and entertainment union Bectu, which represents workers at the cinema in Brixton, south London, believes the sackings are linked to the...
Friday 16th Jun 2017
Rees-Mogg’s nephew caught out misleading voters
Wednesday 7th Jun 2017
Director KEN LOACH talks to the Star about how the results of this election could shape society for generations to come
Thursday 1st Jun 2017
posted by Will Stone in Features
LABOUR’S arts manifesto, which promises to reinvest in the creative sector rather than make more crippling cuts, received praise from actors yesterday.
Central and local government budget squeezes, along with uncertainties linked to Brexit, pose a rising threat to the future of...
Tuesday 23rd May 2017
BULLYING is so widespread in the acting profession that most actors admit having been victims, Equity delegates heard yesterday.
Actors reeled off horror stories about their treatment by serial bullies at theatre companies and other employers, often when they were just starting...
THERE are fewer working-class actors in the profession than ever before, the Equity conference heard yesterday.
Addressing issues of equality and diversity at the actors’ union annual gathering, Greater Manchester delegate David Cockayne said he had noticed that younger people in...
Monday 22nd May 2017
MORE firefighters are suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) due to service cuts and increased pressures of the job.
London delegate Steve White told the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) conference yesterday that firefighters having to respond to medical...
Saturday 13th May 2017