Daily Archives: 09/10/2017

2.3 million Londoners classed as living in poverty, despite record number of people in work......

The poorest fifth of households in London own just 0.1 per cent of the capital’s wealth, including finances and property, a new study shows.  Click here to read more.

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Leyton and Wanstead MP John Cryer joins staff and claimants at protest over Leytonstone Jobcentre closure......

Workers and benefits claimants joined together to stage a protest over plans to close a Jobcentre office. 

Members of the Public and Commercial Services union (PCS) staged a demonstration outside Leytonstone Jobcentre last week, ahead of its scheduled closure in April next year.

Staff were joined by protesters from Waltham Forest Trades Council, a group of Jobcentre users and Leyton and Wanstead MP John Cryer.  Click here to read more.

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