National Living Wage Campaigners Welcome ABI’s Status

National Living Wage Campaigners Welcome ABI's Status
June 15, 2019

Campaigners supporting the National Living Wage campaign have congratulated Beverley holiday homes manufacturer ABI.

Supporters of the National Living Wag say that ABI is already seeing the benefits. They say that as a result of their stance it has helped them secure a contract worth £600,000.

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Labour Look To Make Gains At Expense Of Outgoing Tories

Labour Look To Make Gains At Expense Of Outgoing Tories
April 30, 2019

Labour candidates in the East Riding Council elections are hoping to make gains at the expense of outgoing Tory candidates.

Campaigners say that response on the doorstep has been robust with residents complaining about overdevelopment with lack of infrastructure, cuts in spending on youth services, schools and elderly care.

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Labour Say They Are Expecting Gains In East Riding Elections

Labour Say They Are Expecting Gains In East Riding Elections
April 5, 2019

Following the recent surge in Labour Party membership, East Riding Labour  Party will be fielding 61 candidates. The party will have candidates across all 26 wards in the elections to County Hall on May 2nd.

Families will be at the heart of the campaign when East Riding Labour launches its assault on Tory-held seats at County Hall.

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Campaigners To Hit The Streets And Protest Over Post Office Closure

Campaigners To Hit The Streets And Protest Over Post Office Closure
January 18, 2019

Campaigners will be out in force on Saturday morning in support of the Post Office workers campaign to prevent the franchising of the town’s Crown post office to WH Smith.

Post Office managers are currently ‘consulting.roposals to transfer the town’s postal services to the high street stationer. The post office has been operating from its current site for over 100 years.

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Health Secretary is Mr Scrooge Says Labour’s George McManus 

Health Secretary is Mr Scrooge Says Labour's George McManus 
December 28, 2018

Local Labour Party member George McManus has called the Health Secretary Mr Scrooge. His comments following the government’s announcement to slash public spending on health.

Mr McManus says that the latest round of spending cuts will have a devastating effect. He is also concerned that they will hit some of the most venerable in the community.

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Budget is Nothing More Than ‘Smoke and Mirrors’ Say Local Labour Party

Budget is Nothing More Than 'Smoke and Mirrors' Say Local Labour Party
October 30, 2018

Beverley’s Labour Party members have hit out at the Budget branding it nothing more than ‘smoke and mirrors’ adding it will fuel poverty.

Labour’s comments come after the Phillip Hammond delivered his 2018 Autumn Budget. In the budget additional money for schools,  defence, the NHS and local authorities was all made available by the Chancellor. 

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Local Labour Movement Want To Relocate Beverley Police Station

Local Labour Movement Want To Relocate Beverley Police Station
February 7, 2018

Beverley and Holderness Labour Party are putting forward an idea to relocate Beverley Police Station from New Walk to the vacated St Nicholas School site.

They say the idea has come as a result of campaigners who concerned about anti social behaviour are which is why they are lobbying for the relocation of Beverley’s police station.

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