- published: 25 Jun 2010
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My speech in my colleague Stewart McDonald's Westminster Hall debate on the DWP proposed closure of half of Glasgow's Jobcentres. It's shameful - but sadly not unexpected - that the Tory government seek to use some of the most deprived areas in these isles as guinea pigs for their cuts programme. The attacks on our most vulnerable by the UK Government get worse every day; I and my colleagues across the city will fight this latest attack every step of the way.
PLANS have been announced to close more Jobcentres in Scotland. The Department of Work and Pensions has unveiled its UK wide proposals for reducing office space to cut costs. The announcement comes almost two months after the plans to shut half of Glasgow’s Jobcentres was revealed. The proposals include the closure of Port Glasgow and Alexandria Jobcentres moving to Greenock and Dumbarton respectively. The aim is to shut 134 job centres in total across the UK and a number of what the DWP call back offices. It will also shut two Glasgow city centre offices, Portcullis House in Charing Cross and another in Cadogan Street. The DWP said there would be no redundancies and operations would be located in other offices. Atlantic Quay and Northgate in the city centre are to be retained. The ...
Black Flag Protest from Kilburn JobCentre to Paddington Cemetery via Kilburn High Road and Willesden Lane organised by Kilburn Unemployed Workers Group RIP Leon Brumant from the RMT RIP Nygell Furminger 5th year of him taking his own life
Be a part of the solution to unemployment, support job centre.
welfare fight. LOL
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Didn't realise my hands were so shaky when recording. :s Sorry! Anyway, before I filmed this, the polite young lady who is causing all the fuss was being extremely racist towards a black passenger, and because of that, when she was leaving the bus, people were saying all sorts of stuff towards her, which pretty much resulted in this.