Unpaid internships are damaging to social mobility

An overwhelming majority of the UK public support the introduction of a legal ban on unpaid internships lasting four weeks or more. New polling data...

We could make a Motorway stretching to Lapland and back,111 times with all the...

Households across the country are being encouraged by the Minister for Local Government, Marcus Jones, to make it a record-breaking year for recycling over...

Government to draft in new measures to crack down on ‘bots

The new law will see touts using automated software to bulk buy tickets for resale on secondary ticketing sites at inflated prices face an...

Andrew Gwynne joins Dogs Trust in calling for end to puppy smuggling

Tameside MP Andrew Gwynne MP attended an event hosted by DogsTrust at the House of Commons where the charity called on the government to...

Zero Hour workers twice as likely to work “health risk” night shifts

Zero-hours workers are more than twice as likely to work night shifts than other workers, according to new analysis published by the TUC.

Ninety thousand manufacturing jobs lost in the NW in last ten years says union

These jobs have fallen by the wayside while the Conservative party bickers over Brexit says GMB Union The North West has lost more than 90,000...

The Great Insurance Rip Off Over six million of us are paying too much...

Around 6 million insurance policyholders pay high prices and are not getting a good deal on their insurance according to a report out today...

Worrying smoke alarm ‘failure’ rate prompts safety warning

Almost 40 per cent of battery-powered smoke alarms failed to activate in residential fires in England in the past year – a level which...

Hundreds of staff injured at Amazon UK warehouses says union

Amazon warehouse have been hit by more than 600 serious injuries or near misses in the past three years, a GMB investigation has found. The figures...

British Telecom removing data caps on Home Broadband

The Telecoms Company has announced this morning that it removing all caps on home broadband plans so every customer has unlimited data to use...