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trades council

an association of TRADE UNION branches, drawn from a variety of unions, with the objective of advancing their mutual interests and promoting trade unionism in a locality.
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The luminaries in the Labour council want to return this system of changing from a bus to a tram to get to town halfway through a journey from Ely.
In my opinion, it shows the Conservative group - led by Matthew Vickers - and the Thornaby Independent Association (TIA) have no vision no pride for Stockton, and only a Labour Council delivers for Stockton, and Ingleby Barwick.
The average council tax per dwelling in Labour council areas is 1169, versus 1520 in Tory council areas.
As well as Labour council leaders in Trafford and Bolton in Greater Manchester and nationwide, it is also signed by opposition leaders across the country.
Twenty-four Labour council leaders and 11 in opposition have put their names to an open letter to the PM, published today, demanding the change.
Our Labour council has millions in reserves and are building it up, yet any kind of unpopular decision seems to be blamed on the Government (no mention of the previous legacy under Brown funnily enough) when we know services could be run better or saved.
The Improvement Panel only agreed to take a step back on the grounds that Stella was in post and that the leader was agreeing to back her, with her track record of turning failing Labour councils around.
IN true Shakespearean words: Dark shadows cast, by this present Labour council.
if numpty drivers didn't exist and everybody obeyed the highway code Cardiff Labour council would not be able to spend the money from poor standards of driving.
In Newcastle, Conservative minister Greg Clark and Labour council leader Nick Forbes were all smiles as they welcomed the opening of the Science Central building and the signing of a growth deal that should create thousands of jobs.
The award was presented at the 27th GCC Ministers of Labour council summit that took place in Kuwait.