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Labour to allow public sector to challenge private rail operators

Labour to allow public sector to challenge private rail operators

Ed Miliband unveils plans for rail network in his keynote speech to party’s national policy forum in Milton Keynes. Read more…

Posted by admin - July 20, 2014 at 10:19

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Children’s homes were ‘supply line’ for paedophiles says ex-minister

Children’s homes were ‘supply line’ for paedophiles says ex-minister

Lord Warner says an inquiry he conducted in 1992 showed how children’s homes were targeted by powerful people. Read more…

Posted by admin - July 9, 2014 at 08:59

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Miliband plans new powers for councils and oversight on spending

Miliband plans new powers for councils and oversight on spending

The Labour leader wants council finances to be held publicly to account in return for access to central government funding. Read more…

Posted by admin - July 8, 2014 at 09:12

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Private rail firms to face franchise fight with state under Labour plan

Private rail firms to face franchise fight with state under Labour plan

Plan for competitive bids drawn up, ruling out proposals that expired franchises be returned automatically to the public sector. Read more…

Posted by admin - July 4, 2014 at 09:27

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Labour outlines infrastructure and housing plan to boost regional growth

Labour outlines infrastructure and housing plan to boost regional growth

CBI backs plan for decentralised funding for skills and investment as Miliband tries to reassure industry over tax. Read more…

Posted by admin - July 1, 2014 at 08:51

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SNP would increase social injustice Ed Miliband claims

SNP would increase social injustice Ed Miliband claims

Labour leader tells audience in Edinburgh that Alex Salmond’s government is involved in a ‘race to the bottom’. Read more…

Posted by admin - June 28, 2014 at 10:27

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David Blunkett quits as MP amid election warning for Labour

David Blunkett quits as MP amid election warning for Labour

Former minister gives Ed Miliband resounding support but says Tory victory could leave party in wilderness for 15 years. Read more…

Posted by admin - June 23, 2014 at 09:20

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Labour to cut youth benefits and focus on path to work

Labour to cut youth benefits and focus on path to work

Labour leader sets out reforms based on training incentives as poll finds 78% of voters think welfare system unfair. Read more…

Posted by admin - June 20, 2014 at 08:38

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Popularity of Miliband and Clegg falls to lowest levels recorded by ICM poll

Popularity of Miliband and Clegg falls to lowest levels recorded by ICM poll

Labour leader’s satisfaction rating slips from -25 to -39 and deputy prime minister’s falls 16 points to -37 from May to June. Read more…

Posted by admin - June 18, 2014 at 08:42

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End blunders or resign – Labour’s Tom Watson tells Miliband press aides

End blunders or resign – Labour’s Tom Watson tells Miliband press aides

Picture of Labour leader posing with Sun was bad mistake that has done a lot of damage, says party’s former deputy chairman. Read more…

Posted by admin - June 16, 2014 at 09:13

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