• Another protest outside Naval Base

    Another protest outside Naval Base0

    Members of the Ministry of Defence MT section yesterday staged a one hour protest outside the Naval Base over privatisation concerns. In a statement Unite the Union explained: “Our members of the MOD MT Section, (drivers) have been historically paid three hours for pre-planned out of hour’s tasks.” “About two weeks ago, a policy has

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  • Unite protests over Interserve cuts, with support from No.6

    Unite protests over Interserve cuts, with support from No.60

    Chief Minister Fabian Picardo joined more than 200 workers outside No.6 Convent Place yesterday as they demonstrated against job cuts by the Ministry of Defence contractor Interserve. In a show of solidarity, Mr Picardo joined workers who had marched from the naval base to The Convent, as they brandished banners and chanted ‘Enough is enough’.

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  • William Hill chairman lashes out over betting terminals crackdown

    William Hill chairman lashes out over betting terminals crackdown0

    William Hill has warned that new Government regulations relating to fixed-odds betting terminals will leave the company at risk of a foreign takeover and jeopardise 20,000 British jobs. In a strongly worded letter, the bookmaker’s chairman, Roger Devlin, rebuked Culture Secretary Matt Hancock for making a “catastrophic” decision. “The jobs of around 20,000 people are

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