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Paul Knaggs

Labour Heartlands

Editor Labour Heartlands, Labour Party member and activist. Editor NBN

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Tory Lib Dem Austerity still hitting hard and it’s no April fools

Households to face inflation-busting price hikes from April 1 Consumers are to be hit by a raft of inflation-busting price hikes on April 1 as...

Children in absolute poverty across UK hits 3.7 million after increases of 200,000 in a year

Annual Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) figures show 4.1 million children were living in relative poverty after housing costs in 2017/18, around the...

Parliamentarians have some serious thinking to do

As this phase of the Brexit process grinds towards its excruciating conclusion, mercifully, we might finally be about to learn what can command a...

MOTION AGAINST WATSON PASSED BY CLPS

A model motion being widely circulated over social media is gaining traction this follows a massive petition to remove Tom Watson as Labour Party...

What’s in Theresa May’s Brexit deal and why is it so unpopular?

Twice this year the UK parliament has voted down the Brexit deal  Parliamentary approval is one of the conditions necessary for its terms to take...

Confession of a remainer

Lianne Powell Labour Party member and activist gives her take on Brexit.  Lianne Powell is an admin on one of the UK largest Jeremy Corbyn...

Toyota to build new Suzuki car at Burnaston factory

Toyota will start manufacturing hybrid cars for Suzuki at  its UK factories, it has been confirmed. The plant in Burnaston, Derbyshire, is part of a...

The EU believes delaying Brexit until June 30 would entail “serious legal and political risks”

Theresa May requests Brexit extension to June 30th May has asked the European Union for a short extension of the Brexit deadline. But it's unclear...

Why Leave supporters celebrate Bercow’s ruling

Leave voters rejoiced at the ruling knowing full well that withdrawal agreement was a bad deal. It should also kill any second referendum. The Speaker’s...

Tory Austerity really does hit the most needy

Teachers know best: They know they are not getting the funding from Tory run Derbyshire County Council to do their best. A Chesterfield school teacher...