Daily Archives: 08/04/2020

From 6pm on Tuesday 7 April all parks in Waltham Forest will close from 6pm......

As the borough works to stamp out antisocial behaviour and address complaints of people gathering and not following Government advice. They will close at 6pm each evening and reopen by 9am each morning. All playgrounds and sports grounds still remain closed and cannot be used at any time.  Click here to read more.

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ILO: COVID-19 causes devastating losses in working hours and employment......

The COVID-19 pandemic is having a catastrophic effect on working hours and earnings, globally. A new ILO report highlights some of the worst affected sectors and regions, and outlines policies to mitigate the crisis.  Click here to read more.

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London bus drivers to be provided protection against COVID-19......

In light of recent disheartening news in relation to  the death of 8 London bus drivers during the COVID-19 pandemic, I strongly believe measures need to be taken to protect our essential bus drivers, who are responsible for allowing key workers to complete their daily journeys.  Click here to read more and sign the petition.

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Air pollution linked to far higher Covid-19 death rates, study finds......

Dirty air increases risk of respiratory problems that can be fatal for coronavirus patients.  Click here to read more.

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Hazards Campaign Statement – Deadly failures have placed millions of workers at unnecessary coronavirus exposure risk......

Deadly failures have placed millions of workers at unnecessary coronavirus exposure risk.  Click here to read more.

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