NHS Winter Crisis: Thousands left in ambulances

16,900 people in a week kept in NHS ambulances waiting for hospital care. The highest number of people this winter were forced to wait in back of ambulance during Christmas week in England. 

This article originally appeared in the Guardian.

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300,000 people on low incomes missing out on benefits

ABOUT 300,000 people who are unemployed or on low incomes are missing out on benefits they are entitled to, according to a new study.

This article first appeared in the Morning Star 

 

 

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ANTI-THERESA MAY SONG RELEASED FOR XMAS

Captain Ska, the band behind this summer’s viral smash hit Liar Liar GE2017, (a scathing attack on Theresa May and her government released just before the General Election), have today announced they’ll be joining the race for the Christmas charts with their new track Sons and Daughters.

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Big Winter Foodbank Collection - Report

 

Foodbanks around the country are sending in their thanks to our local People's Assembly groups for incredible generosity and hard work on our Big Winter Foodbank Collection. 

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UK faces longest fall in living standards since records began

 

The UK is on course for the longest fall in living standards since records began in the 1950s, as analysis shows 
Philip Hammond’s budget will drive up inequality.

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Britain Hungry for Change

 

PILES of food were displayed outside Downing Street today on the eve of the Tories’ Budget to show the effects of the government’s public funding cuts. 

The People's Assembly Against Austerity bought the huge collection of food and women's sanitary items, which will be donated to foodbanks. It also carried out protests across the country, encouraging those attending to bring donations with them.

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Tories wedded to austerity because of effects not despite them

By Economist Michael Burke

There have been widespread reports of a sharp break from austerity by Chancellor Philip Hammond in the Budget on November 22. There has been speculation of big infrastructure spending, tales of large scale investment in housing. It won’t happen.

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