Dispute closed with Alpha Care

Last Monday we reached an agreement with Alpha Care which satisfies the economic demands made by a former worker. This company, specialising in home-care, owed the worker some unpaid hours, mileage and holiday pay. She decided to leave the company because of the working conditions. Liverpool SolFed supported the worker’s demands and distributed, along with other … Continue reading Dispute closed with Alpha Care

SolFed stands in solidarity with striking RMT members

Liverpool SolFed stands in solidarity with striking RMT members and ASLEF members refusing to cross the picket line. The full context of this dispute is scandalous - corrupt local politicians are allowing Merseyrail to take up to a quarter of all passenger fares - profits in the region of £14 million a year – and … Continue reading SolFed stands in solidarity with striking RMT members

SolFed stands in solidarity with striking RMT members

220 guard roles are due to be lost in Liverpool, this is not only unacceptable but will endanger the safety of passengers and rail workers alike. The recent wall collapse at Lime Street shows how essential the role of guards is on trains, this collapse could have resulted in fatal consequences if the trains involved … Continue reading SolFed stands in solidarity with striking RMT members

STOP CRIMINALISATION OF MIGRANT WORKERS

Liverpool Solidarity Federation is supporting the national campaign #OneDayWithoutUs, hosting a rally against criminalisation of migrant workers on Monday February 20th, at 6 PM at The Lyceum, 1 Bold Street, L1 4NW.In the UK, as in many other so-called developed countries, there is a high rate of inequality. While bosses, landlords and politicians are getting … Continue reading STOP CRIMINALISATION OF MIGRANT WORKERS

SolFed reappears on the streets of Liverpool

Solidarity Federation (SF) has once again appeared on the streets of Liverpool after an absence of more than two years. Recently joined members have moved into the city, and have been in contact with Manchester Solidarity Federation. So, in December 2015 SF members from both cities organised a literature stall and leafleted members of the … Continue reading SolFed reappears on the streets of Liverpool