Community anger at Corus planned cuts

Published: January 29, 2009
Written by Tribune web editor

COMMUNITY, the union which represents the majority of British workers at the steel company Corus, has reacted angrily to the firm’s announcement that it wants to cut 2,500 jobs and …

RMT steps up its campaign to stop cuts

Published: January 22, 2009
Written by Tribune web editor

RMT general secretary Bob Crow and Ian Gibson, Labour MP for Norwich North, lobbied commuters at Liverpool Street station in London on Tuesday as the union stepped up its campaign …

Loss of homes means benefits bill will rise

Published: February 7, 2016
Written by Ian Hernon

New Local Government Association research warned that the loss of at least 88,000 council homes over the next five years will drive up the housing benefit bill by £210 million.

News in Brief

Published: February 5, 2016
Written by Ian Hernon

The Court of Appeal ruled that the bedroom tax discriminates against a domestic violence victim and the family of a disabled teenager.