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Union bid to plug private loophole

Published: February 7, 2008
Written by Tribune web editor

UNISON is going to court on behalf of National Health Service patients in an attempt to close a loophole which is being exploited by greedy foundation trusts. There is supposed …

Council tenants seek housing bill change

Published: January 25, 2008
Written by Tribune web editor

SUPPORTERS of council housing have met at Parliament to increase pressure on the Government to provide more of the so-called “fourth option”. Defend Council Housing says the Housing and Regeneration …

Unions hit back at CBI overtime claims

Published: January 10, 2008
Written by Tribune web editor

UNITE has hit back at claims by the Confederation of British Industry that millions of British workers cheerfully work unpaid overtime because they are so enthusiastic about their jobs.