Time is running out to prevent a divided UK warns Lord Kerslake

The government must urgently develop a long-term vision for the UK which decisively addresses deprivation, unlocks regional economic potential and confronts the challenges presented...

One in twenty workers say they are not receiving any paid holiday entitlement

Around one in twenty workers report not receiving any holiday entitlement, while around one in ten do not receive a payslip,highlighting the scale of...

Riots, delays and panic buying if we leave without a deal

A no deal Brexit could result in delays lasting three months at Channel crossings, "significant" electricity price rises and impacts on medicine and food...

It will take between 4 and 11 years to return departmental spending to 2010/​11...

At this week’s Spending Review the Chancellor said that it was ​“turning the page” on austerity. But new analysis from the New Economics Foundation shows...

Chancellor claims to have ended austerity as opposition call it a compendium of platitudes

The Chancellor Sajid Javid has said the “uncertainty” over Brexit cannot “distract” the Government from delivering on the “people’s priorities” as he set out...

The worst of all worlds say supermarkets if we have an October no deal

The reality remains that a no deal Brexit in October would present the worst of all worlds for our high streets and those who...

Firefighter numbers in crisis after chronic underfunding

Firefighter posts have increased by just 318 this year, the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) has learned. This year’s 1% increase means that there are still...

Police Chiefs commission urgent review on officer safety

The National Police Chiefs’ Council (NPCC) has commissioned an urgent review of officer safety on behalf of all chief constables. The review was agreed as...

Government to launch new flexi job search

Parents are to receive a helping hand to balance work and life from a brand new jobs scheme to be launched tomorrow by Amber...

‘Democracy denied’ as report reveals how voters are left voiceless across England

England has large areas which are ‘democracy deserts’, according to a new report on this year’s elections. Councils across England saw the wrong party winning,...