UK

Victory for Brighton bin wildcat

After two days on wildcat strike, refuse workers at Brighton's Hollingdean Depot have won their fight against management bullying.

Brighton refuse workers on wildcat strike

200 refuse and recycling workers from Brighton and Hove City Council walked out today over management bullying.

TV Times - 9 - 15 February 2008

Evangelical extremism is explored in two of this weeks top documentaries, focusing on the use of child preachers and the taking of end-of-the-world holiday tours.

Walkout at Wulvern Housing

Tradesmen at Wulvern Housing in Cheshire have walked off the job after a colleague was suspended today.

TV Times - 2 - 8 February 2008

This weeks highlight is the uncovering of the astonishing scam in Poland which saw undertakers and health care professionals conspire to murder for profit.

Valuation office staff vote over strike action

2,200 members of the Public and Commercial Services Union working for the Valuation Office Agency began a ballot for strike action over below inflation pay on 30 January.

Remploy workers to strike

Peter Hain

Workers at 28 factories due to be closed by Remploy are being balloted for strike action.

TV Times - 26 January - 1 February 2008

This weeks pick explores the apathy and corruption inherent in the response to the Sudanese genocide by the US government.

Looking back at 2007

Rob Ray makes his annual roundup of Freedom Newspaper's front pages for 2007

Funding cuts hit fire service

Following severe warnings from the Fire Brigades Union over government mishandling of the service, cuts have been announced in the Northeast and Southwest of the country. Freedom newspaper reports