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Raw deal for parent student nurses

About a third of nursing students are over the age of 25, subsequently many have childcare responsibilities and struggle with astronomical childcare costs. Because they come under the category of students and not workers, these students are not entitled to the 30 hours free childcare available to working parents.

The great pay review swindle

By N Bryce, WPB TU Group “The Royal Commission was clear in setting out how an independent pay review process should function. It stated that the pay review body shouldContinue reading “The great pay review swindle”

Tories agree to spend an extra £170 million feeding hungry children

The Workers Party welcomes the government’s latest U-turn – forced by the outrage of the working class generally and the high-profile campaigning of England football star Marcus Rashford in particular – over the plight of hungry children in Britain, but we believe the state should go much further in ensuring a decent start for all Britain’s children.