Tag Archives: London

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‘Profound concern and alarm’


The fundamental freedom to protest is under grave threat, Unite has warned, as new draconian legislation significantly expanding police powers over public demonstration is being... Read More
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Ealing parking chaos looms


Ealing residents could face parking chaos if civil enforcement officers employed by Serco vote to strike over attempts at union busting by the company, Unite... Read More
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‘Stop gap deal’


Londoners can breathe a sigh of relief after London mayor Sadiq Khan successfully negotiated a Transport for London (TfL) funding deal with central government which... Read More
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Punishing the poorest


Unite, which represents thousands of transport workers throughout London, has warned that the government’s proposed funding for Transport for London (TfL) is ‘punishing the poorest’... Read More
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‘Tiers’ of woe


When the government first announced its new three-tier system of lockdowns earlier this week, it was ostensibly meant to bring some clarity to a local... Read More
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Southbank Centre support call


The prospect of London’s Southbank Centre – the UK’s largest arts complex – not receiving a generous slice of the government’s £1.57 billion rescue package... Read More
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London cash boost call


Boris Johnson was urged today (June 26) not to abdicate the government’s responsibilities to London and provide a cash injection to help the capital’s economy... Read More
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‘Resounding verdict’


The prospect of a London bus drivers’ strike later this year has moved dramatically closer as bus workers have voted overwhelmingly in favour of industrial... Read More
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