18 February 2020
Traffic wardens in Hackney, east London, were gearing up for a protest at outsourcer Apcoa’s headquarters on Friday this week
18 February 2020
Workers in Tower Hamlets, east London, are redoubling their efforts to fight back against a Labour council determined to carry out brutal attacks
04 February 2020
A Labour Party mayor has said his council will refuse to implement any more cuts—raising the prospect of a fight with the Tory government.
21 January 2020
Workers rallied at Tower Hamlets council in east London last week demanding the Labour-run local authority stop its attacks on workers.
14 January 2020
Workers at St Catherine’s Catholic School for Girls in south east London resumed their strikes this week with a three-day walkout from Tuesday.
17 November 2019
A decade of Tory rule has slashed key services, savaged spending and driven more people into poverty. And if they aren’t kicked out, life for working class people is set to get worse, report Sarah Bates and Tomáš Tengely-Evans
05 November 2019
Library and museum workers in West Yorkshire began a three-day walkout against millions of pounds of cuts on Tuesday.
23 July 2019
Health visitors in Lincolnshire have staged three strikes over pay.
16 July 2019
Unite calculates that some health visitors have lost more than £2,000 a year since they were transferred from the NHS
18 June 2019
Hundreds of delegates spent two days thrashing out how to fight austerity at the Unison union local government conference this week.
17 May 2019
Striking home workers are celebrating after Birmingham City Council seems to have backed off from attacks on their jobs.
24 April 2019
Labour has pledged to end the scandal of developers converting office blocks into flats if it wins the next election
07 February 2019
Strikers in Camden took their message directly to the Labour-run local authority’s swanky headquarters on Thursday.
31 January 2019
GMB union members in the Tory-run south London borough began their second 48-hour strike for sick pay on Thursday
24 January 2019
GMB union members in the Tory-run borough began a 48-hour strike on Thursday.
20 November 2018
Homecare workers at Birmingham City Council are set for a five-day strike. More solidarity from other workers can help them to win, says Sarah Bates
05 November 2018
A mass strike at Glasgow City Council last month exposed how women workers are still fighting for equality. Sarah Bates looks at how councils have got away with this for so long
04 November 2018
London boroughs are sending people to live on industrial estates in Harlow, Essex.
30 October 2018
Forty one households in south east London fear they will be removed from their homes by the Labour-run council’s plan to scrap their sheltered accommodation.
23 October 2018
Thousands of striking women flooded Glasgow city centre this week demanding that bullying bosses pay up now.