Greenpeace activists block shipment of thousands of polluting VW motors
Friday 22nd Sep 2017
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
COUNCIL leaders want urgent action to ensure children and teenagers detained in youth prisons are safe after an inspection this year found that not a single one was fit for purpose.
Despite being made aware of the state of youth prisons in July, the government has not taken clear...
Aslef and Unite join TSSA in the leftwinger’s camp
Thursday 21st Sep 2017
Council silent on use of Grenfell-style material on some towers
“COUCH POTATO” peers have claimed nearly £1.3 million expenses despite not speaking in a single Lords debate for over a year.
A total of 115 Lords — around one in seven — did not contribute in any debate during the 2016-17 session but were paid an average...
Coppers consider criminal charges over fire
Wednesday 20th Sep 2017
Struggle goes on for Birmingham refuse workers as court battle continues
But we’re forking out more and more in housing benefit to private landlords
Tuesday 19th Sep 2017
A PETITION with at least 100,000 signatures is demanding that Uber should only have its licence renewed if it limits drivers’ working hours and also guarantees them specific rights.
The five-year licence for the smartphone app-based taxi company to operate in London expires this...
A HIGH COURT judge was asked by representatives of more than 100 striking bin workers yesterday to grant an injunction against a council that wants to scrap their jobs.
The hearing at the Royal Courts of Justice in London is considering whether Labour-run Birmingham City Council has...