THE French, Italian, Chinese and Dutch state railways have been shortlisted for the latest private rail bonanzas — but the British state is still banned from bidding.
The government announced that partnerships involving the French state had been shortlisted for both the West...
Friday 23rd Jun 2017
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
UNIONS have accused transport secretary Chris Grayling of "fitting up" a long-delayed report into the Southern Rail fiasco.
The report, authored by rail boss Chris Gibb, was completed last year but only published yesterday. It claims that rail unions RMT and Aslef are the "primary...
Corbyn lays groundwork with alternative Queen’s Speech
Wednesday 21st Jun 2017
FIREFIGHTERS and teachers joined forces yesterday to warn that new building regulations “significantly increase the fire risk in schools.”
Last summer the government announced that it would not, as expected, require new schools to fit sprinkler systems. The decision was met...
A RIGHTWINGER who challenged Len McCluskey for the leadership of Unite has been sacked by the union, he said yesterday.
Unite West Midlands secretary Gerard Coyne claimed he had been disciplined for an “alleged technical data breach” which had “damaged Unite-Labour...
by Conrad Landin in Southport
Thursday 15th Jun 2017
Shadow chancellor speaks exclusively to the Morning Star
Wednesday 14th Jun 2017
People’s Assembly sets the date for march on Parliament as McDonnell calls on Brits to force another general election. By Steve Sweeney and Conrad Landin