Monthly Archives: June 2015

IT system down......

We are currently experiencing IT problems and have had no access to emails since last Friday lunchtime, we hope to be up and running again later today.  We will update the website as soon as we are back online.

In the meantime if members need to contact us urgently please call the main number 0208 496 4703.  Apologies for any inconvenience caused during the downtime.

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Asbestos Scandal Reported in the Mirror – 4 June 2015......

Please click the link below for the article in the Daily Mirror.

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/deadly-asbestos-left-town-hall-5820428

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Whipps Cross Hospital in Crisis demo – Wednesday 3 June......

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The UNISON banner at the lunch time protest outside the hospital main entrance

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Government’s planned academies push goes against localism claims, says UNISON......

UNISON has responded to the announcement that the government is to force more schools to become academies as contrary to its stated aims on localism. Continue reading

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Thank you from the Bhopal Medical Appeal – Workers’ Memorial Day Collection......

To everyone who donated we would like to say ‘thank you’.  Below is an excerpt from an email received: Continue reading

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Town Hall CEO ‘should resign’ over asbestos scandal......

Click here to read the local newspaper story

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TTIP & The European Parliament – Urgent action required......

TTIPThe European Parliament will be voting in plenary on Monday 8 June on the Transatlantic Trade & Investment Partnership
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LB Waltham Forest fined for putting employees’ health at risk......

Photo courtesy of Mick Holder

Photo courtesy of Mick Holder

The London Borough of Waltham Forest was fined last Friday at Southwark Crown Court following their pleading guilty to two Charges under the Health and safety at Work Act 1974 section 2(1) and section 3(1), namely failure to protect their employees and failure to protect the public with a Continue reading

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