Daily Archives: 18/07/2017
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For some people, a housing crisis means not getting planning permission for a loft conversion. For others it means, quite simply, losing their home. Dispossession: The Great Social Housing Swindle is a feature documentary directed by Paul Sng (Sleaford Mods – Invisible Britain) and narrated by Maxine Peake, exploring the catastrophic failures that have led to a chronic shortage of social housing in the UK.
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Dave Knight (Secretary WF UNISON Retired members) hands over a collection and letter of support to Len Hockey (Secretary of UNITE Barts Health Group) on the picket line outside Whipps Cross hospital.
Clinical waste piles up as Whipps Cross Hospital workers strike against ‘slave-like’ conditions......
Mounds of clinical waste were left to pile up outside a hospital as vital workers went on strike against “slave-like” working conditions and zero-hours contracts. Click here to read more.
Waltham Forest Council’s ‘living wage employer’ claim called into question over care home staff pay......
A council has been accused of unjustly calling itself a London Living Wage employer amid claims a contractor is pulling a care service over staff pay concerns Click here to read more.