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Reading Labour Manifesto 2023

06 Apr 2023

Reading Labour’s Manifesto for the 2023 Local Elections, held on Thursday 4th May.

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Real Wages In Reading Down £1,380 In Just One Year – New Analysis

20 Jul 2022

New figures from the ONS reveal that real wages (excluding bonuses) are falling at their fastest rate in more than a decade: -3.7% in just one year.

New analysis published by Reading Labour reveals that the average worker in Reading has suffered a reduction of £1,380 in the last 12 months…

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Labour Motion Calling For Fairer Approach To Tax Passed By Reading Councillors

05 Jul 2022

Today, Tuesday 5 July 2022, a Labour motion committing Reading Borough Council to signing the Fair Tax Declaration was passed by councillors at a meeting of full Council.

Proposing the motion at the meeting, Alice Mpofu-Coles, Labour Councillor for Whitley and Chair of the Council’s Adult Social Care, Children’s Services and Education Committee, said…

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Reading Labour Councillors Push Forward Fair Tax Declaration

01 Jul 2022

On Tuesday 5th July 2022, Reading Labour Councillors are taking a motion to the full meeting of Reading Borough Council that will commit the Council to signing the Councils for Fair Tax Declaration…

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Record 6.5 Million On NHS Waiting Lists, Including 51,744 At Royal Berkshire Hospital

26 Jun 2022

New figures published by NHS England reveal a record 6.5 million people are stuck on hospital waiting lists. In Reading and the surrounding area, 51,744 are waiting for treatment at Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust…

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Platinum Jubilee Weekend In Reading

01 Jun 2022

As we wish Her Majesty The Queen a happy Jubilee weekend, there are plenty of activities across Reading for people to get involved in…

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New Energy Price Cap Underlines Need For Emergency Budget – Reading Labour

24 May 2022

Responding to Ofgem’s announcement today, 24th May 2022, that the energy price cap is to rise to £2,800 in October, Labour’s Cllr Liz Terry, Lead Councillor for Corporate Services and Resources on Reading Borough Council, said…

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Labour calls for an emergency budget to tackle the cost of living crisis now

Inflation Figures Comment: Cost of living crisis is hammering families in Reading; we need an Emergency Budget

18 May 2022

Responding to today’s inflation figures, Labour’s Cllr Jason Brock, Leader of Reading Borough Council, said…

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