Widespread concern over £250 million forest sell-off planThe row over England’s publicly-owned forests continued tonight after the Government unveiled plans for a £250 million sell-off
The proposals put out for consultation detail measures to dispose of up to 100% of England’s 258,000 hectare public forest estate, which is currently managed by the Forestry Commission, over the next 10 years.
Don’t leave it to late it could be your job next,the North of england is being decimated by the Conservative Liberal Democratic alliance, It seems from the post i am getting from local Liberal Democrats they are fully supportive of there leadership and the actions of the Coalition,
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The speakers will include: TUC Assistant General Secretary Kay Carberry (TUC), British Youth Council Chair Liam Preston, GMB National officer Sharon Holden, NUS President Aaron Porter, NUT General Secretary Christine Blower , UCU General Secretary Sally Hunt, Unison Young members representative Graham Smith, FBU General Secretary Matt Wrack and Unite General Secretary Len McCluskey and representatives from ATL, NASUWT and PCS.
UCU & NUS are organising a march from central Manchester which will assemble at 10.30 at the Manchester Museum (near to Oxford Road junction with Brunswick Street), setting off at 11.00 marching to Platt Fields park.
The TUC in partnership with the University and College Union and the National Union of Students are holding a Rally in Platt Fields Park from 1.00pm to 3.00pm.
For the location the Rally click here: Platt Fields Park – Manchester City Council