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London’s bus workers to strike over ‘unfair’ pay disparities London’s 18 bus operators were accused of ‘burying their heads in the sand’ over ‘glaringly unfair’ pay disparities as Britain’s largest union, Unite announced that up to 27,000 bus workers would be taking part in a London wide bus strike on Tuesday 13 January. The 24 […]
A wonderful assortment of public speakers, poets, singers, rappers, musicians, dancers, dramatists and other assorted magical cabaret artists inspire and rouse up an audience of alternative postmodern revelers, travelers, hippies, anarchists and squatters to join in the fun.
Great to see Russell Brand and John Rogers report on Our West Hendon campaign! Below is the video + description. Russell Brand Trews Reports (E12) Sign the Petition here http://change.org/westhendon John Rogers reports from West Hendon in the London Borough of Barnet where residents on an estate are being evicted after the local council handed […]
The Camden New Journal reports that school support staff could be losing their jobs at Christmas over new literacy tests. Foul; Dismissal notices have been received by 19 female staff at Swiss Cottage School who do not have numeracy and literacy “level 2 certificates” – the equivalent of A-C at GCSE. A letter signed by […]
A few bits and bobs we’ve spotted in the last week from round North London; Richard Osley takes a look at Labour’s runners and riders for Holborn and St Pancras. The Evening Standard reports on how Londoners on benefits are being driven from the capital. Over at Londonist they have renamed the entirety of the […]