Water Charges: We Won’t Pay!
The threat of water charges is back on the agenda. In a statement regarding the next Northern Ireland budget, Tory Secretary of State Chris Heaton-Harris said that “difficult choices cannot be deferred any longer” and that water charges are one of the options under consideration.
Manufacturing redundancies: Nationalise to save jobs and skills
The announcement that 600 aerospace workers are set to lose their jobs at Bombardier's Belfast site is a devastating blow to the region's manufacturing sector. The announcement came just a week after Thompson Aero Seating announced 500 redundancies, following 430 layoffs of mostly agency workers by the company in March.
68% say: Re-nationalise the energy companies
By Eoin Dawson, The majority of people in Britain support the re-nationalisation of energy companies, according to YouGov…