29 September 2018
Chants of “Tory scum, get out of Brum” rang out in Birmingham on Saturday as around 1,200 people joined a march ahead of the Tory party conference.
15 September 2018
Over 100 striking home care workers and supporters rallied in Birmingham’s city centre on Saturday—their 21st day of industrial action
11 September 2018
Home care workers in Birmingham are determined to win their battle to defend services, as their dispute should become a focus for the trade union movement.
04 September 2018
Birmingham home care workers rounded off their latest week of strikes by securing a promise of total support from Unison union general secretary Dave Prentis.
28 August 2018
The long-running battle to save a vital social care service in Birmingham from privatisation and collapse is at a critical moment.
21 August 2018
Care workers in Birmingham have thrown themselves into the fight
16 August 2018
Two mosques in Birmingham were attacked on Wednesday night in a sign of the rising racism against Muslims.
14 August 2018
Around 400 home care workers and their supporters staged a lively march through the centre of Birmingham last Saturday.
31 July 2018
Home care workers in Birmingham began a two-day strike today to stop the total destruction of their service.
24 July 2018
Carers in Birmingham are getting ready to strike back at council bosses who want to force through redundancies and huge cuts.
14 May 2018
It’s an iconic image. Winford Fagan in Handsworth, Birmingham, 1970.
19 March 2018
Women workers in Birmingham spoke to Sarah Bates about their battle to stop a Labour council attacking a key service in the city
06 March 2018
Drivers at a Wilmington FCC waste management depot in Hull began a seven-day strike last Friday.
15 February 2018
Service users and their families are fighting to save their vital adult day care centre from the brutal cuts of Birmingham council.
30 January 2018
Home care workers in Birmingham were set to strike for a second time between 12 noon and 2.30pm on Tuesday of next week.
20 January 2018
Hundreds of striking home care workers marched through snow in Birmingham declaring they would fight to defend the service they provide.
16 January 2018
Hundreds of vital workers in Birmingham are striking to save a home care service from cuts.
02 January 2018
A tribunal ruling relating to a man embroiled in the Trojan Horse hoax in Birmingham will not be published—even though the hearing was public.
28 November 2017
Birmingham bin workers have defeated the Labour-run council’s attack on their jobs—but at a cost.
24 November 2017
A new book uncovers how the Tories used the Birmingham schools Trojan Horse ‘scandal’ to push an Islamophobic agenda