Thousands of university and FE strikers marched through central London on Wednesday to defend pensions, pay and education.
VIDEO - Defend education march for pensions and pay
University and college workers marched together in central London today, on a demonstration for pensions and pay.
Workers across 15 colleges struckon Wednesday over pay. The UCU union members join those at 61 universities who are also out on strike to defend their pensions.
Women in Yarl’s Wood immigration detention centre began an indefinite hunger strike on Monday to demand an end to the degrading treatment and limitless detention they face.
A controversial consultation on closing all five council-run nurseries in Salford, Greater Manchester, has been postponed following public opposition.
A noisy crowd of striking workers and students lobbied Universities UK (UUK) today
The Crown Prosecution Service announced last week its decision not to bring criminal charges against any police officers involved in events surrounding Duncan Tomlin’s death.
The Independent Office for Police Conduct has said five cops should face gross misconduct charges over the death of Sean Rigg in 2008.
A series of recent scandals have exposed how police mistreat vulnerable people
A hearing into the surveillance of Christopher Alder’s family during a 2000 inquest into his death began on Monday.
Workers at Connaught School for Girls in east London held a lively walkout over pay on Tuesday.
Hundreds of people protested against the redevelopment of the town square in Walthamstow, north east London, last Saturday.
UCU union members across 14 colleges were set to start a 48-hour strike from Wednesday. Sunderland College workers will also strike on Wednesday.
Civil service workers in the PCS union were set to take part in “payday activities” on Wednesday of this week
Reps from the postal workers’ CWU union began meeting for regional briefings last week to discuss a deal to end a national dispute
Long-time Socialist Workers Party member Matt Sprenger died in January.
Socialists and Unison union activists were greatly saddened to hear that our comrade and colleague Ben Drake passed away recently.
Socialist Chris Fernandez has been sentenced to 15 months imprisonment for charges of electoral fraud.
Hundreds of striking university workers and students held a noisy rally outside Universities UK (UUK) offices in central London on Monday.