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Care home workers march against privatisation

by Huw Pudner
Issue No. 2190

Around 300 care home workers and their supporters marched through Port Talbot in South Wales to protest against privatisation last week.

New Labour-run Neath Port Talbot council wants to sell off care homes for the elderly and 9,300 council homes to a “shadow company”.

The Unison union has called another protest in nearby Neath on Saturday 6 March.

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Tue 23 Feb 2010, 19:25 GMT
Issue No. 2190
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