LSE cleaners strike

Cleaners at the LSE are striking for equality. The outsourced workers, members of the UVW,: have now taken seven days of strike action in support of their demand for the same sick pay, maternity and paternity pay and pensions as workers directy employed by LSE, making this the longest running cleaners dispute in the UK ever. Next protest: Monday June 19, Midday – 5pm.

Which Side Are You On? Trade Unionists for Corbyn

Rank and file trade unionists spell out the changes that an incoming government will need to make in workers rights, all of which are included in the Labour party manifesto – before joining Steve White and the Protest Family on the steps of the Tory party HQ for a confrontational rendition of “Which Side Are You On”. in a sign of the Tories’ plumetting confidence, they don’t even call the police or security to move them on.

Guerilla Gig at Tory party HQ by Steve White and the Protest Family

Trade unionists join Steve White and the Protest Family on the steps of the Tory party HQ for a confrontational rendition of “Which Side Are You On” – and in a sign of the Tories’ plumetting confidence, they didn’t even call the police or security to move them on. Sneak preview of the Reel News/Blacklist Support Group film “Trade Unionists for Jeremy Corbyn”, to be released on Tuesday.

Bikers and choirs unite to save Chorley’s A&E

Incredible scenes as Rivington Barn Bikers join the 54th consecutive week of protests to re-open Chorley’s A&E. The campaign is the only one in the country who have managed to reverse a closure; they’ve got the A&E re-opened for 12 hours a day, and now they’re fighting on to get it open 24/7. Later on, members of the “Sing It Big” choir rehearse campaigners in a version of “Fix You”. which Coldplay have agreed the use of as an NHS campaign song. Chorley are at the forefront of a growing national social movement to defend the NHS, with demos and protests spreading throughout the country.

NHS: Huge campaign in Cumbria shows way to stop privatisation

A huge and incredibly unified campaign to save the NHS is building in Cumbria. Activists from all corners of the huge county come together in Carlisle to fight plans to downgrade maternity and children’s services and close community hospital beds in the largest demonstration ever seen in the area, emphasising the real battle – to stop full privatisation of the NHS. Now more militant action to defend their services is set to follow.

SACKED after being assaulted! Defend the London Bridge 3

Station staff at London Bridge were out on strike today after one of their colleagues was sacked, and two more disciplined for defending themselves from a serious assault by a fare dodger, which included an attack on a pregnant woman. the RMT are now balloting all station staff throughout London Underground for strike action … the city faces gridlock if management don’t see sense and reverse this baffling decision.