Tag Archives: New Labour

“Shadow Minister fails to catch mood of the conference”

From UNISON Active Following Dave Prentis’ rallying of health delegates to the National Health conference, there was a rousing demo [...]
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CWU response to Mandelson

CWU Responds to Mandelson 16th December 2008 Billy Hayes, general secretary, said: “It is incredible that the British Government which [...]
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Farewell to a free NHS

Allyson Pollock says: Read the small print: Lord Darzi’s report pave the way for Labour to charge for NHS care. [...]
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Stealing Union Money

Sooner or later some wag with a sense of the satirical is bound to call Gordon Brown Mr Sure Touch. [...]
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Negotiating pay cuts – or how to throw Gordon Brown a lifeline

Gill George, Unite NEC member, reports on her blog http://gillgeorge.wordpress.com/2008/04/07/union-negotiators-recommend-pay-cuts/ that UNISON and RCN walked out on the other unions [...]
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GMB reaction to the budget

Chancellor Misses Moral Target Of Making The Elite Pay The Same Rate Of Tax As Their Cleaners 12 Mar 2008 [...]
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Union anger over government nuclear decision

PCS Press release 11 Jan 2008 PCS has condemned the government’s decision, in the White paper Meeting the Energy Challenge, [...]
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Union betrayed by New Labour

POA press release January 7th 2008  Leaders of the POA have reacted angrily to the statement made by the Rt. [...]
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Green paper falls short on council housing

The Housing Green Paper published today falls a long way short of meeting the expectations of supporters of council housing [...]
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Defend Council Housing Conference launches Open Letter to Blair

A DCH conference on May 22nd has agreed to step up the pressure on the government by launching an open [...]
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“Home owning democracy”: What’s in a phrase?

A delegation from Swindon trades unions participated in the Parliamentary lobby on February 8th, in support of direct investment in [...]
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