Tag archive for ‘TUC’
By James Margeson On Friday, November 2nd, 2012
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22% of north west workers paid below living wage

Popular student jobs top low pay list A report by accountants KPMG this week revealed that over half a million workers in North West England are paid below the living wage. The living wage is a voluntary rate of More...

Students and workers march together last year on the "march for the alternative"
By James Margeson On Friday, October 19th, 2012

Liverpool Unions gear up for London march

On Saturday the 20th the Trades Union Congress (TUC) is organising a protest through London under the slogan “a future that works.” Unions are angry with the government over cuts to public services, More...

Justice secretary Ken Clarke.
By Charlotte Nichols On Tuesday, July 17th, 2012
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Cutting Justice: Why the cuts to the Criminal Injuries’ Compensation Scheme should be reconsidered

Justice secretary Ken Clarke. The Criminal Injuries’ Compensation Authority, the government body which issues compensation to people who have been physically or mentally injured as the innocent victims of violent More...

Photograph: Paul Hackett, Reuters
By Charlotte Nichols On Friday, March 23rd, 2012

Regional Pay and the Politics of Division.

Photograph: Paul Hackett, Reuters George Osborne is reported to be announcing a proposal for regional pay deals, in his upcoming budget, angering public sector workers and Trade Unions. In essence, the proposal More...

By James Margeson On Friday, March 2nd, 2012

TUC report calls for more help for the young unemployed

TUC General Secretary Brendan Barber. (Photo credit: Guardian) The Trades Union Congress (TUC) released its “Generation Lost: Youth unemployment and the youth labour market” report on Thursday, calling More...

By LSMedia Web Team On Wednesday, March 30th, 2011

2011 SO Elections Montage


By LSMedia Web Team On Saturday, March 26th, 2011

Maev McDaid elected next LGoS President

Last night, weeks of campaigning came to an end as both Liverpool Guild of Students and Liverpool Students Union announced the results of the 2011 Student Officer elections. Maev McDaid won the place of LGoS president, More...

By LSMedia Web Team On Monday, March 21st, 2011

Maggie Hayes- Presidential Candidate