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Daily Mail
9/11 pleads worker pleads for medical coverage with billboardswhich led to him having a bone marrow biopsy and a kidney biopsy, before doctor
9/11 pleads worker pleads for medical coverage with billboards
Daily Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
which led to him having a bone marrow biopsy and a kidney biopsy, before doctors diagnosed him with monotypic atypical anti-GMB nephritis. Megna's particular kidney disease causes his bone marrow to produce 'some type of carcinogen that when it... Read more
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13h
walesonline
Handing over control of Cardiff's leisure centres would save £32mtheir conditions with the new operator and that their employment terms will be
Handing over control of Cardiff's leisure centres would save £32m
walesonline / Posted 13 hours ago
their conditions with the new operator and that their employment terms will be protected. Unions against proposals But GMB, Unison and Unite have all spoken out against the proposals. Unite Wales Secretary Andy Richards said: “Unite is calling... Read more
17h
Sussex Express
Dispute over back pay in patient transport service could lead to industrial actionto step in and ensure that staff were given the opportunity to transfer to its
Dispute over back pay in patient transport service could lead to industrial action
Sussex Express / Posted 17 hours ago
to step in and ensure that staff were given the opportunity to transfer to its other sub-contractors. However the GMB union claims that staff who transferred have not yet received an estimated total of £45,000 in overtime and unsocial... Read more
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17h
Chichester Observer
Dispute over back pay in patient transport service could lead to industrial actionto step in and ensure that staff were given the opportunity to transfer to its
Dispute over back pay in patient transport service could lead to industrial action
Chichester Observer / Posted 17 hours ago
to step in and ensure that staff were given the opportunity to transfer to its other sub-contractors. However the GMB union claims that staff who transferred have not yet received an estimated total of £45,000 in overtime and unsocial... Read more
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19h
Belfast Telegraph
EDF set to make final decision on Hinkley Point nuclear siteHinkley, even taking into account the back-up cost when the wind doesn't blow."
EDF set to make final decision on Hinkley Point nuclear site
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 hours ago
Hinkley, even taking into account the back-up cost when the wind doesn't blow." Justin Bowden, national officer of the GMB union, said: "This decision is an acid test for Theresa May's claims that the UK is open for business after Brexit with... Read more
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19h
express
Ostriches on the RUN: Family of exotic birds on the loose in East Ayrshirebirds have come from as no-one in the local area appears to have lost an ostric
Ostriches on the RUN: Family of exotic birds on the loose in East Ayrshire
express / Posted 19 hours ago
birds have come from as no-one in the local area appears to have lost an ostrich.Related articles Piers Morgan compares GMB co-host Susanna Reid to speedy OSTRICH Cyclists left terrified after being chased by this HUGE creature They are... Read more
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express
Outrage as British Council boss blasts Prince George on a post branding him a ‘d*******’knowledge that he’s Royal, rich, advantaged and will never know any difficultie
Outrage as British Council boss blasts Prince George on a post branding him a ‘d*******’
express / Posted 2 days ago
knowledge that he’s Royal, rich, advantaged and will never know any difficulties or hardships in life.Related articles GMB viewers blast ‘disgusting’ report from Buckingham Palace Where to get Prince George's birthday outfit from “Let’s find... Read more
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2d
Search Engine Land
Local businesses trump big businesses when it comes to delivering on-site updates20.3 percent of overall ranking factors — the highest proportion among all othe
Local businesses trump big businesses when it comes to delivering on-site updates
Search Engine Land / Posted 2 days ago
20.3 percent of overall ranking factors — the highest proportion among all other factors, including Links (20.0 percent), GMB signals (14.7 percent) and Citations (13.6 percent).How long do you have to wait for technical on-page... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Filipino CEOs share keys to entrepreneurship successwho will give lectures in the program are Abrea Consulting Group’s Mon Abrea, C
Filipino CEOs share keys to entrepreneurship success
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
who will give lectures in the program are Abrea Consulting Group’s Mon Abrea, Center for Pop’s Gwenn Albarracin, GMB Franchise Developers’ Armando Bartolome, Mobkard’s Carlo Calimon, Fiorgelato’s Ricardo Cuna; Generika Drugstore’s Teodoro... Read more
5d
express
Hilarious moment bullish Donald Trump supporter clashes with LBC presentertravels to US to help Republicans saying 'are looking at wha... Ann Coulter cl
Hilarious moment bullish Donald Trump supporter clashes with LBC presenter
express / Posted 5 days ago
travels to US to help Republicans saying 'are looking at wha... Ann Coulter clashes with Piers Morgan over guns on GMB Paul also criticised President Obama for using the FBI to investigate police shootings across the US. On Thursday a... Read more
5d
Daily Telegraph
Alone in his bunker, Jeremy Corbyn plots the downfall of everyone who's humiliated him. It's a long listWhich brings us to the thorny role of the trade unions in all of this. So far t
Alone in his bunker, Jeremy Corbyn plots the downfall of everyone who's humiliated him. It's a long list
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Which brings us to the thorny role of the trade unions in all of this. So far the big beasts like Unite and the GMB have given their support to Corbyn in varying degrees of enthusiasm. But mandatory reselection was one of the primary reasons for the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Uber taxis in the North East - where the firm will go next and where it won'tcases, which will determine a further 17 claims against the firm, are being bro
Uber taxis in the North East - where the firm will go next and where it won't
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
cases, which will determine a further 17 claims against the firm, are being brought by law firm Leigh Day on behalf of the GMB union. It argues Uber does not currently ensure its drivers are paid the minimum wage or that they receive paid... Read more
6d
Daily Star
Shopkeeper caught having sex with customer in explicit CCTV footagego at it full tilt after a few flirtationsRelated videos Piers Morgan told off
Shopkeeper caught having sex with customer in explicit CCTV footage
Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
go at it full tilt after a few flirtationsRelated videos Piers Morgan told off by Susanna Reid for talking about sex on GMB Piers Morgan told off by Susanna Reid for talking about sex on GMB This Morning - Eamonn wants casual sex This Morning... Read more
7d
Evening Standard
Frustrated Southern Rail passengers grill boss at Victoriafurther industrial action, as well as issues including the Southern Rail crisis
Frustrated Southern Rail passengers grill boss at Victoria
Evening Standard / Posted 7 days ago
further industrial action, as well as issues including the Southern Rail crisis. Other attendees were Tim Roache from the GMB and senior officials from Unite and the TSSA. Ahead of the meeting, Mr Khan said that refusing to meet with the unions,... Read more
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7d
Daily Mirror
Taxi drivers take Uber to tribunal in fight for holiday pay and minimum wagetwo test cases, brought by drivers James Farrar and Yaseen Aslam at Central Lon
Taxi drivers take Uber to tribunal in fight for holiday pay and minimum wage
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
two test cases, brought by drivers James Farrar and Yaseen Aslam at Central London Employment Tribunal and supported by the GMB union, argue they should be entitled to holiday pay and receive at least the national minimum wage. Lawyers for drivers... Read more
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7d
Scotsman
Type 26 delay called ‘an absolute disgrace’ after MoD admissionat Westminster and Scotland and now we are facing the continuing uncertainty an
Type 26 delay called ‘an absolute disgrace’ after MoD admission
Scotsman / Posted 7 days ago
at Westminster and Scotland and now we are facing the continuing uncertainty and mismanagement of this vital project.” The GMB disputed Mr Douglas’s claims that it was the design rather than a lack of money which was causing the delay. Gary Cook,... Read more
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7d
Belfast Telegraph
Drivers takes Uber to employment tribunal over workers' rightstest cases, brought by drivers James Farrar and Yaseen Aslam at Central London
Drivers takes Uber to employment tribunal over workers' rights
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
test cases, brought by drivers James Farrar and Yaseen Aslam at Central London Employment Tribunal and supported by the GMB union, argue they should be entitled to holiday pay and receive at least the national minimum wage. Lawyers for drivers... Read more
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7d
Daily Record
MoD admits 'no date set' for Royal Navy Type 26 frigates pledged for Clyde during Indyref campaignenough money in the MoD budget to start work on the programme. “Are we good to
MoD admits 'no date set' for Royal Navy Type 26 frigates pledged for Clyde during Indyref campaign
Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
enough money in the MoD budget to start work on the programme. “Are we good to go on budget?” he asked. Gary Cook,of the GMB union and chair of Confederation of Shipbuilding and Engineering Unions, said the MoD was in drift on the project. He... Read more
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7d
express
'I didn’t want her as PM' Farage welcomes May's 'inspired' appointments in dramatic U-turndo it vote for us to have our Independence Day.”Related videos Things get heat
'I didn’t want her as PM' Farage welcomes May's 'inspired' appointments in dramatic U-turn
express / Posted 7 days ago
do it vote for us to have our Independence Day.”Related videos Things get heated between Ranvir Singh and Nigel Farage on GMB Nigel Farage: Parts of Brussels and France are 'virtually lawless' LBC - Nigel Farage challenged over not speaking... Read more
7d
The Register
GMB tests Uber 'self-employed drivers' claim at London tribunalGMB has brought two test cases to the Central London Employment Tribunal today
GMB tests Uber 'self-employed drivers' claim at London tribunal
The Register / Posted 7 days ago
GMB has brought two test cases to the Central London Employment Tribunal today to determine if Uber acted unlawfully by not providing its drivers with “basic workers’ rights”, such as holiday pay and a national minimum wage. This is the first time... Read more
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7d
walesonline
Owen Smith just found out what trying to be leader is really likeof things I am going to have to deal with but I will take them in my stride."Th
Owen Smith just found out what trying to be leader is really like
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
of things I am going to have to deal with but I will take them in my stride."The reaction was mixed "Vile interview on @GMB this morning from @susannareid100 and @piersmorgan. You are awful! Turning off," wrote one. Another posted: "I'm finding... Read more
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7d
EuroNews
Uber drivers fight for workers rights in Londonand pay for rides, has faced protests and legal action worldwide. The London e
Uber drivers fight for workers rights in London
EuroNews / Posted 7 days ago
and pay for rides, has faced protests and legal action worldwide. The London employment tribunal case is backed by the GMB, a British trade union, and if successful could lead to many more. Uber drivers should be considered as employees and... Read more
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7d
International Business Times
Uber begins court battle with London drivers over employment rights Central London Employment Tribunal today (20 July), and has been brought by 19
Uber begins court battle with London drivers over employment rights
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
Central London Employment Tribunal today (20 July), and has been brought by 19 of the firm's drivers, with backing from the GMB union. But Uber argues that one of the main reasons its 30,000 drivers in London are attracted to the business is that... Read more
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8d
BBC News
Uber facing legal action in UK over its workers' rightsfirm does not provide them with basic workers' rights. The case is being broug
Uber facing legal action in UK over its workers' rights
BBC News / Posted 8 days ago
firm does not provide them with basic workers' rights. The case is being brought by law firm Leigh Day on behalf of the GMB union. It argues Uber does not currently ensure its drivers are paid the minimum wage or that they receive paid... Read more
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8d
BBC News
Drivers sue Uber over employment rightscases, which will determine a further 17 claims against the firm, are being bro
Drivers sue Uber over employment rights
BBC News / Posted 8 days ago
cases, which will determine a further 17 claims against the firm, are being brought by law firm Leigh Day on behalf of the GMB union. It argues Uber does not currently ensure its drivers are paid the minimum wage or that they receive paid... Read more
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8d
heraldscotland
SNP accused of "political posturing" after calling for Trident to be removed from Scotlandfrom Scotland and to discuss the retention and diversification of HMNB Clyde as
SNP accused of "political posturing" after calling for Trident to be removed from Scotland
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
from Scotland and to discuss the retention and diversification of HMNB Clyde as a conventional naval base”. But the GMB union claimed the SNP leadership’s position had nothing do with looking after the interests of Scottish workers but... Read more
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8d
SKY News
Uber Faces Tribunal Over Holidays And Sick PayThe GMB union is backing two test cases which will also determine whether Uber
Uber Faces Tribunal Over Holidays And Sick Pay
SKY News / Posted 8 days ago
The GMB union is backing two test cases which will also determine whether Uber drivers are entitled to receive a guaranteed minimum wage. In addition, drivers are unhappy at pay being docked for customer complaints. The GMB said that the case,... Read more
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8d
heraldscotland
SNP accused of "political posturing" after calling for Trident to be removed from Scotlandfrom Scotland and to discuss the retention and diversification of HMNB Clyde as
SNP accused of "political posturing" after calling for Trident to be removed from Scotland
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
from Scotland and to discuss the retention and diversification of HMNB Clyde as a conventional naval base”. But the GMB union claimed the SNP leadership’s position had nothing do with looking after the interests of Scottish workers but... Read more
8d
The Register
South East Coast Ambulance slammed for creaking emergence dispatch ITAmbulance service union the GMB has called for an urgent review of South East C
South East Coast Ambulance slammed for creaking emergence dispatch IT
The Register / Posted 8 days ago
Ambulance service union the GMB has called for an urgent review of South East Coast Ambulance’s computerised dispatch system for control centre staff handling emergency calls. The union says staff have reported constant loading errors and regular... Read more
8d
The Inverness Courier
Raigmore bosses withdraw shift changes after strike threata proposed shift change but the health board has agreed to withdraw the plans u
Raigmore bosses withdraw shift changes after strike threat
The Inverness Courier / Posted 8 days ago
a proposed shift change but the health board has agreed to withdraw the plans until further talks can be held. Members of GMB trade union will go ahead with an industrial ballot planned for this week and will decide what action to take, if any,... Read more
8d
metro
People are losing it over these twins speaking in unison on TVtrying to sound alike by sticking to a script Identical twins speaking in unis
People are losing it over these twins speaking in unison on TV
metro / Posted 8 days ago
trying to sound alike by sticking to a script Identical twins speaking in unison, they have trained themselves to do this @GMB These twins on Good Morning Britain are so rehearsed. And a lot of people just found the whole thing a bit... Read more
9d
International Business Times
Ian Huntley's daughter speaks of horror at discovering her father committed Soham murders she first learned her true relationship to Huntley while researching a school p
Ian Huntley's daughter speaks of horror at discovering her father committed Soham murders
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
she first learned her true relationship to Huntley while researching a school project. "It was really upsetting," she told GMB. "I was more shocked because I wasn't expecting it to happen and it did upset me for a very long time afterwards. "It... Read more
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9d
Contractor UK
Uber to defend 'contractor' business modelmore than ‘partners’ or contractors who earn their living from multiple sources
Uber to defend 'contractor' business model
Contractor UK / Posted 9 days ago
more than ‘partners’ or contractors who earn their living from multiple sources. Lawyers at Leigh Day, instructed by the GMB union, will counter, saying that the drivers are in fact workers, and so are entitled to receive holiday pay and at least... Read more
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9d
Scotsman
Holyrood urged to remove Trident despite MPs backing renewalthe shipbuilding and defence industries voiced anger the departure from Labour
Holyrood urged to remove Trident despite MPs backing renewal
Scotsman / Posted 9 days ago
the shipbuilding and defence industries voiced anger the departure from Labour Party policy. Tim Roache, the head of the GMB union, said he would ­ballot the 640,000 members of the union on whether to withdraw its support of Mr Corbyn’s... Read more
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9d
Daily Star
Theresa wins nukes war: MPs vote to renew £31billion subsaccused of helping “the country’s enemies”. With their party divided, Labour M
Theresa wins nukes war: MPs vote to renew £31billion subs
Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
accused of helping “the country’s enemies”. With their party divided, Labour MPs were given a free vote. The head of the GMB trade union Tim Roache had warned that 45,000 jobs around the country – many of them highly skilled – depended on the... Read more
9d
heraldscotland
MPs back replacement of Trident but SNP warns it will speed up move to Scottish independenceof renewing the nuclear deterrent in the past tense, stressing how it was under
MPs back replacement of Trident but SNP warns it will speed up move to Scottish independence
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
of renewing the nuclear deterrent in the past tense, stressing how it was under review. But ahead of the debate, the GMB leader Tim Roache insisted the party leader should abide by existing Labour policy to support replacing Trident, warning... Read more
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9d
Belfast Telegraph
Trident debate: Former Tory minister Crispin Blunt says weapons system 'fails cost effectiveness test' and could cost £179bnminister Crispin Blunt says weapons system 'fails cost effectiveness test' and
Trident debate: Former Tory minister Crispin Blunt says weapons system 'fails cost effectiveness test' and could cost £179bn
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
minister Crispin Blunt says weapons system 'fails cost effectiveness test' and could cost £179bn HM Naval Base Clyde, as GMB Scotland voices fears over the SNP's opposition to Trident Former Tory minister Crispin Blunt will vote against renewing... Read more
9d
North-West Evening Mail
MPs vote IN FAVOUR of a new fleet of four submarines to carry the UK's nuclear weaponsbeen warned that he may face a backlash from Unions if he votes to against the
MPs vote IN FAVOUR of a new fleet of four submarines to carry the UK's nuclear weapons
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 9 days ago
been warned that he may face a backlash from Unions if he votes to against the replacement Trident submarines. Head of the GMB trade union, Tim Roache, warned Corbyn that 45,000 highly-skilled jobs were dependent on the project. 1.45pm The House... Read more
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9d
Daily Record
New Prime Minister Theresa May says she would have no problem launching nukesadded: “What is the threat that we are facing that over a million people’s deat
New Prime Minister Theresa May says she would have no problem launching nukes
Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
added: “What is the threat that we are facing that over a million people’s deaths actually deters?” The head of the GMB trade union Tim Roache insisted Corbyn should abide by existing Labour Party policy, which is to back Trident renewal. He... Read more
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9d
Scotsman
MPs vote to renew Trident as Theresa May says she would press nuclear buttonthe shipbuilding and defence industries voiced anger the departure from Labour
MPs vote to renew Trident as Theresa May says she would press nuclear button
Scotsman / Posted 9 days ago
the shipbuilding and defence industries voiced anger the departure from Labour Party policy. Tim Roache, the head of the GMB union, said he would ­ballot the 640,000 members of the union on whether to withdraw its support of Mr Corbyn’s... Read more
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9d
Ekklesia
Trident WMDs remain immoral, wasteful and redundantuncertain terms. Though the majority of trade unions oppose nuclear weapons, i
Trident WMDs remain immoral, wasteful and redundant
Ekklesia / Posted 9 days ago
uncertain terms. Though the majority of trade unions oppose nuclear weapons, it is sad to see the leaders of UNITE and the GMB urging support for Trident on the basis of jobs. Since the 1976 Lucas Aerospace workers' alternative corporate plan in... Read more
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9d
chroniclelive
Trident debate in House of Commons exposes Labour divisionsfor nuclear disarmament.” The Labour leader also came under pressure from some
Trident debate in House of Commons exposes Labour divisions
chroniclelive / Posted 9 days ago
for nuclear disarmament.” The Labour leader also came under pressure from some union leaders, and Tim Roache, head of the GMB trade union, insisted he should abide by Labour Party policy to back Trident renewal, warning that 45,000 jobs around the... Read more
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guardian-series
Labour MP Cryer to vote against Trident missile renewalpath." She also highlighted Labour's manifesto commitment to maintaining the c
Labour MP Cryer to vote against Trident missile renewal
guardian-series / Posted 9 days ago
path." She also highlighted Labour's manifesto commitment to maintaining the continuous-at-sea deterrent. The head of the GMB trade union, Tim Roache, also insisted Mr Corbyn should abide by existing Labour Party policy to back Trident... Read more
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heraldscotland
Jeremy Corbyn 'quite wrong' to object to Trident renewal, says PM Theresa Mayto vote against the Commons motion, while other frontbenchers will abstain or s
Jeremy Corbyn 'quite wrong' to object to Trident renewal, says PM Theresa May
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
to vote against the Commons motion, while other frontbenchers will abstain or support the Government. The head of the GMB trade union Tim Roache insisted Mr Corbyn should abide by existing Labour Party policy, which is to back Trident renewal.... Read more
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heraldscotland
Labour's rift on Trident laid bare as all but one of Scotland's MPs set to vote against replacing nuclear deterrentTim Roache, the head of the GMB union, insisted the Labour leader should abide
Labour's rift on Trident laid bare as all but one of Scotland's MPs set to vote against replacing nuclear deterrent
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
Tim Roache, the head of the GMB union, insisted the Labour leader should abide by existing party policy, which is to back Trident renewal. He warned that 45,000 jobs around the country - many of them highly skilled - were dependent on the programme... Read more
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9d
International Business Times
Tom Watson warns pro-Corbyn trade unions of 'consequences' decision to vote against renewing the UK's nuclear deterrent, Trident. Tom Wats
Tom Watson warns pro-Corbyn trade unions of 'consequences'
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
decision to vote against renewing the UK's nuclear deterrent, Trident. Tom Watson said the leaders of Unite and the GMB Union, Len McCluskey and Tim Roache, could face "consequences" for backing the unilateralist. "There are tens of... Read more
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birminghammail
Tom Watson urges Labour members to vote for leader who can winSecretary Len McCluskey, who backed Mr Corbyn’s stance. He said: “There are te
Tom Watson urges Labour members to vote for leader who can win
birminghammail / Posted 9 days ago
Secretary Len McCluskey, who backed Mr Corbyn’s stance. He said: “There are tens of thousands of members of Unite and the GMB who work in the defence sector or in civil or military nuclear sector or in aerospace, whose jobs depend on this programe... Read more
9d
International Business Times
Piers Morgan slams Taylor Swift: 'Can we rename her Pinocchio Swift?' because it never happened," Swift cites. Discussing a column he wrote which de
Piers Morgan slams Taylor Swift: 'Can we rename her Pinocchio Swift?'
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
because it never happened," Swift cites. Discussing a column he wrote which defended Swift just last month, Morgan told GMB co-host Susanna Reid: "I wrote a whole column about how she was a shining example. Now I have to look at myself and say,... Read more
9d
express
Important EHIC update: Martin Lewis reveals nationwide mistake people are makingMorning - Brexit - Remortgage - Martin Lewis Money Expert This Morning: Martin
Important EHIC update: Martin Lewis reveals nationwide mistake people are making
express / Posted 9 days ago
Morning - Brexit - Remortgage - Martin Lewis Money Expert This Morning: Martin Lewis shares spam busting tips GMB - Martin Lewis’ Money Deals - Interest Rates Lowering “Do not pay for it. Beware of search engines on this. Go to the... Read more
9d
International Business Times
Trident vote LIVE: Watch MPs debate renewal of UK's nuclear weapons system and Furness MP John Woodcock claimed that his party's official policy is to bac
Trident vote LIVE: Watch MPs debate renewal of UK's nuclear weapons system
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
and Furness MP John Woodcock claimed that his party's official policy is to back the renewal of trident. Unite and GMB, Labour supporting trade unions, also take this pro-Trident stance since thousands of their members would face job... Read more
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