Summer 2018 edition of our Gosport Link newsletter

The Summer 2018 edition of our Gosport Link newsletter is being delivered to homes across Gosport. Gosport Link keeps residents updated on local issues and campaigns, while giving them a chance to contact Gosport Labour Party. Please click this here to download your free PDF version of Gosport Link.

How much will it REALLY cost to take back our water?

The water industry is on the defensive. They know that the tide is turning toward public ownership, and they’re getting desperate. That’s why they’re claiming that bringing water into public ownership would cost billions of pounds in compensation for shareholders. The truth is that we don’t owe them a penny

Job fears as Japanese bid to build Royal Navy support ships

Union warns of setback for shipyard workers if contract goes abroad Fears are mounting that a billion-pound contract to build a new fleet of ships for the Royal Navy could go to a Japanese company. The move would trigger dismay in UK military circles and would be seen as a major setback for the country’s…

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SAVE NICHOLSON HALL – Let Gosport Council Know YOUR View!

Gosport Borough Council has launched a consultation on the future of the Bury Road Conservation Area, which includes the iconic Nicholson Hall. Nicholson Hall, long-time home to a number of important community groups, is under threat as the hall and the land around it are to be sold off by the owners. Currently, Nicholson Hall…

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Four years of fighting – the school cuts bite.

My son James is a bright and remarkable young man. He has ADHD and autism, and needs support to help him find his place in the world. It took us four years of fighting to get James a place in a specialist school and the support he needs. Will you share our story with others to make…

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Share to say you’ll be there for our NHS

70 years ago the NHS was founded because people came together to say that everyone deserves to be cared for, no matter who they are. Together, we’ll be there to make sure it’s around for another 70 more years. If you will too, please watch and share this video.

MoD jobs row deepens as union says workers now face redundancy

Article by Tom Cottrill in Portsmouth News JOBS are in the firing line for civilian workers at a number of military hubs as a bitter employment row rubbles on. Unite, Britain’s biggest union, said at least six people working for contractor ESS, are to be made redundant. The workers provide a range of services at…

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Offhand Tory Caroline Dinenage’s contemptuous dismissal of desperately low-paid local women

Article by Kevin Maguire in the Daily Mirror. Offhand Tory Caroline Dinenage’s contemptuous dismissal of desperately low-paid local women being cheated of £500 a year tells a bigger national scandal. The brazen Gosport MP and junior Health Minister is proving an enemy rather than an ally as cooks and cleaners at military bases on ­Portsmouth…

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