23 September 2014
Care workers in the Unison union struck last week in their dispute over pay with bosses at Your Choice Barnet (YCB) in north London.
02 September 2014
Care workers at Your Choice Barnet (YCB) in north London are set to strike on Monday and Tuesday of next week against a 9.5 percent pay cut.
17 June 2014
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11 December 2012
Protesters in Barnet, north London, took over a council meeting as the Tory cabinet voted to hand £750 million of services to private firm Capita.
08 May 2012
Brian Coleman was the highest paid Tory councillor in Britain, pocketing nearly £130,000 a year from four "jobs"But he lost his seat in the London Assembly elections—and will now likely lose up to £90,000Still, at least he’ll keep £40,000 as a cabinet member at Barnet council
05 April 2012
Campaigners have occupied Friern Barnet library in north London on the day it was set to close.
09 February 2012
Striking Barnet council workers bellowed out a determined chant from their picket line on Thursday morning, "Say no to easyCouncil".
07 February 2012
Council workers in Barnet were set to strike on Thursday of this week in the latest stage of their long-running battle against privatisation.
04 February 2012
Council workers in Barnet, north London, plan to strike for a third time against privatisation on Thursday of next week.
18 October 2011
Some 300 council workers in Barnet, north London, struck on Tuesday of this week in their battle against privatisation.
11 October 2011
Workers at Barnet council are to strike for a second time in their battle against privatisation.
20 September 2011
Barnet council workers rallied outside the London borough’s town hall after their strike against privatisation on Tuesday of last week.
13 September 2011
Workers at Barnet council in north London were locked out by bosses as they struck on Tuesday of this week.
06 September 2011
Council workers in Barnet, north London, are to step up their fight against "easyCouncil" privatisation plans by striking on Tuesday of next week.
30 August 2011
Council workers in Barnet, north London, are to strike against privatisation on 13 September.
17 May 2011
The continuing scandal of the Private Finance Initiative (PFI) in the health service is revealed by the sorry tale of Barnet Hospital in north London.
22 March 2011
Some 140 regulatory services workers at Barnet council have begun their industrial action against privatisation.
15 March 2011
Key regulatory services workers at Barnet council are to take industrial action from this Wednesday in a bid to stop its "easyCouncil" privatisation plan.
18 February 2011
Some 150 Barnet council workers have voted to strike against the Tory council’s privatisation plans, dubbed "easyCouncil".
01 February 2011
Friern Barnet secondary school in Barnet, north London, suspended teacher and NUT union branch president, Sue Caldwell, on Monday 17 January.