Unite News http://www.google.co.uk/ The latest stories Unite. en-gb Tue, 31 Jul 2012 22:32:57 GMT Copyright (C) www.rippleffect.com 15 Baroness Royall joins with the Forest of Dean to combat the Bedroom Tax The national housing crisis and the effect on the Forest of Dean will be highlighted next week with a series of public meetings across the Forest, attended by Labour leader in the House of Lords, Baroness Royall. http://www.unitetheunion.org/news/baroness-royall-joins-with-the-forest-of-dean-to-combat-the-bedroom-tax/default.aspx tcm:11-17611 Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:40:38 -0000 Unite accuses government of 'turning a blind eye' to bedroom tax suffering Unite accuses the government of turning a blind eye to the suffering being caused by the bedroom tax as figures reveal up to 50,000 households have been charged in error. http://www.unitetheunion.org/news/unite-accuses-government-of-turning-a-blind-eye-to-bedroom-tax-suffering/default.aspx tcm:11-16121 Wed, 12 Feb 2014 11:46:25 -0000 Unite welcomes Labour pledge to repeal 'hated' bedroom tax Unite's Steve Turner: "The bedroom tax is an obscenity and it shames Britain, so well done Labour for pledging to ditch it." http://www.unitetheunion.org/news/unite-welcomes-labour-pledge-to-repeal-hated-bedroom-tax/default.aspx tcm:11-13375 Fri, 20 Sep 2013 18:57:39 -0000 Unite vows to continue the fight as High Court judge rejects 'bedroom tax' challenge Unite today vowed to continue the fight against the bedroom tax, as 10 families had their legal challenge rejected by a High Court judge. http://www.unitetheunion.org/news/unitevowstocontinuethefightashighcourtjudgerejectsbedroomtaxchallenge/default.aspx tcm:11-12400 Tue, 30 Jul 2013 12:50:16 -0000 4,000 in Barnsley could be hit by ‘bedroom tax’, says Unite More than 4,000 people could be affected by the ‘bedroom tax’ in Barnsley as the Yorkshire town gears up for a rally designed to highlight the opposition to ‘the tax’ http://www.unitetheunion.org/news/4000inbarnsleycouldbehitbybedroomtaxsaysunite/default.aspx tcm:11-9852 Wed, 24 Apr 2013 09:58:45 -0000 Up to 80,000 could be hit by ‘bedroom tax’ in Yorkshire, says Unite Unite said its community activists would be demonstrating in Leeds on Saturday (20 April) against the hated ‘bedroom tax’ http://www.unitetheunion.org/news/upto80000couldbehitbybedroomtaxinyorkshiresaysunite/default.aspx tcm:11-9278 Mon, 15 Apr 2013 10:48:34 -0000 Millionaires raise a glass to Osborne while he hammers the poor At cuts to tax credits and benefits are set to make an estimated 11.5 million households poorer, millionaires will be raising a glass of champagne to Osborne as the 5p cut in the top rate of tax kicks in today http://www.unitetheunion.org/news/millionairesraiseaglasstoosbornewhilehehammersthepoor/default.aspx tcm:11-9032 Sat, 6 Apr 2013 10:08:00 -0000 Unite members mobilise for new wave of ‘bedroom tax’ protests Unite’s community activists will be fully involved in a second wave of protests against the government‘s ‘bedroom tax’, which could hit about 650,000 people, on Saturday http://www.unitetheunion.org/news/unitemembersmobilisefornewwaveofbedroomtaxprotests/default.aspx tcm:11-8850 Thu, 28 Mar 2013 13:06:44 -0000 Anti-bedroom tax campaign converges on Scottish parliament Anti-bedroom tax campaigners from across Scotland will converge on the Scottish parliament demanding the Scottish government passes a 'No evictions for bedroom tax' policy. http://www.unitetheunion.org/how-we-help/listofregions/scotland/latestnews/antibedroomtaxcampaignconvergesonscottishparliament/default.aspx tcm:11-8438 Thu, 14 Mar 2013 17:15:29 -0000 Families still face bedroom tax misery despite eleventh hour concessions Unite says that the government’s decision to exempt some foster carers and military families from the bedroom tax is a cynical ploy that will do nothing to help hundreds of thousands of families still set to be hit by the policy. http://www.unitetheunion.org/news/familiesstillfacebedroomtaxmisery/default.aspx tcm:11-8404 Tue, 12 Mar 2013 17:15:29 -0000