Trump Demo 4th June 2019......
Trafalgar Square 11:00am–4:00pm
A rally and demonstration against the visit to the UK of USA President Donald Trump. Click here to read more.
Despite benefits of working into retirement, campaigners say figures point to pensioner poverty in UK. Click here to read more.
The council has revealed £29.5million worth of investments in oil and gas, but has not disclosed any coal investments. Click here to read more.
Ministers in denial about impact of austerity since 2010, says poverty expert. Click here to read more.
Local service collapse shows NHS outsourcing doesn’t work, argues Norma Dudley from Waltham Forest Save Our NHS (WFSONHS). Click here to read more.
Climate proof our work......
We have a climate crisis: extreme weather events are already destroying jobs and livelihoods.
Workers are on the frontline of climate change. We have just 11 years to stabilise the planet at a 1.5 degree temperature rise. Click here to read more.
Care homes across two boroughs are not meeting fire safety standards.
The London Fire Brigade conducted an audit after the Grenfell Tower tragedy and found a total of 34 care homes in Waltham Forest and 20 care homes in Redbridge were failing to meet the required standards. Click here to read more.
UNISON-sponsored awards for health and care support workers are being held for the fourth time. Click here to read more.
Eight groups take legal action to make Amec Foster Wheeler pay part of compensation. Click here to read more.