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NHS charges delay vital treatments

NHS charges delay vital treatments Migrants denied NHS services under racist immigration rules had to wait an average of 37 weeks for treatment, according to a damning new report.

Three-tier lockdown system is not enough to contain coronavirus

Three-tier lockdown system is not enough to contain coronavirus Boris Johnson announced a new three-tier lockdown system for England on Monday in his latest attempt to control the virus.

Letters—No job leaves me asking what was the point of college?

Letters—No job leaves me asking what was the point of college? Finally graduating from university after three years is an overwhelming feeling.

Care homes ‘managed death’ in first wave of virus

Care homes ‘managed death’ in first wave of virus The full horror wreaked upon care homes during coronavirus has been revealed by a new Amnesty International report. 

Tory plans to limit vaccinations for coronavirus will put ordinary people’s lives at risk

Tory plans to limit vaccinations for coronavirus will put ordinary people’s lives at risk Most people in Britain won’t be vaccinated for coronavirus when a vaccine becomes available. 

‘We’ll keep fighting,’ say We Are With You rehab strikers

‘We’ll keep fighting,’ say We Are With You rehab strikers Workers at We Are With You rehab service in Wigan and Leigh ended their two-week strike last week. But the battle is far from over.

Coronavirus cases soar after Tories’ new failures over testing

05 October 2020
Official cases of coronavirus in Britain shot up last weekend after a failure in the Tories’ test and trace system.

Eight die of Covid-19 in hospital in Wales forcing it to suspend services

30 September 2020
A hospital in the South Wales Valleys has stopped operations amid an outbreak of 82 new coronavirus cases linked to the site.

“We felt abandoned by the state”—health workers speak out as they prepare for second wave

27 September 2020
Health workers are “physically and emotionally on their knees” as they prepare for a second wave of coronavirus.

Handling of the virus has made mental distress worse

25 September 2020
The virus has meant that mental health services are in crisis—Isabel Ringrose spoke to two health workers on the frontline  

Rehab workers in Wigan begin tens days of strikes for pay equality

22 September 2020
Alcohol and drug rehabworkers in Wigan and Leigh launched a ten-day walkout on Monday in their long-running fight for pay equality.

Tories want workplaces to stay open as second wave of coronavirus looms

21 September 2020
A second wave of coronavirus in Britain is imminent as cases continue to rise.

NHS pay protesters refuse to shelve their anger

12 September 2020
Health workers in towns and cities across Britain protested to demand a pay rise

Letters—The lack of Covid-19 testing is yet another Tory disaster

11 September 2020
Cambridge university recently announced that it will be providing free weekly Covid-19 tests to all students living in college accommodation.

Tories—not young people—risk our lives

08 September 2020
The Tories are casting about for someone to blame for rising coronavirus cases. Their current favourite scapegoat is young people.  

NHS workers organise protests to demand a pay rise

08 September 2020
Health workers were set to take to the streets in towns and cities across Britain on Saturday in their latest day of action to demand a pay rise.

Letters—It’s time for a new squatters’ movement to win us housing

05 September 2020
The horrendous situation facing renters during the Covid-19 pandemic, especially in the private sector, is going to get much worse after 21 September

NHS workers protest over pay insult

26 August 2020
Health workers rally against the Tory pay insult in towns and cities across Britain.

Protests to stuff Tories’ NHS pay insult

25 August 2020
Health workers across Britain planned a series of workplace rallies and demonstrations for pay justice this week.

Further workplace outbreaks are putting more lives at risk

25 August 2020
A sandwich-making factory where hundreds of workers tested positive for Covid-19 has—at last and far too late—been temporarily closed.

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