In Great Britain, heat banks are multiplying against the energy crisis

In Great Britain, heat banks are multiplying against the energy crisis

Published on: 01/02/2023 – 00:12 Due to exploding costs, 60% of Britons have to curtail their heating and one in five can’t even turn it on. So “heat banks” are popping up all over the country: public places open to anyone to come and warm up. Visit one of them in Birmingham, the city hardest … Read more

The various strikes affecting the United Kingdom are disrupting Christmas

The various strikes affecting the United Kingdom are disrupting Christmas

Published on: 24/12/2022 – 00:30 After two virtual Christmases due to the pandemic, Britain is preparing to spend a New Year’s Eve marked by transport strikes, postal workers and inflation, which reached 10.7% last month. From our correspondent in London, Charlotte, warm in her navy down jacket, opens the door to her cafĂ©. It overlooks … Read more

the paramedics and nurses’ strike, a symptom of a health system on its knees

the paramedics and nurses' strike, a symptom of a health system on its knees

In the wake of the nurses’ strike, British paramedics stopped work on Wednesday to demand an increase in their pay. A mobilization linked to the record high inflation affecting the UK, but which also highlights the ongoing crisis the public health system is going through. After a first day of strike in mid-December, nurses took … Read more

four migrants lose their lives trying to reach Britain

four migrants lose their lives trying to reach Britain

Published on: 14/12/2022 – 19:14 Four migrants died in the night between Tuesday and Wednesday 14 December in the English Channel while trying to reach the UK. Their dinghy overturned. More than 40 others were rescued by the French navy, coastguards and British fishermen. This tragedy comes in full political will on the part of … Read more

actions organized as far as the British Museum

actions organized as far as the British Museum

Published on: 03/12/2022 – 22:50 There are no planned blackouts this winter in the UK, but bills that are rising and rising: +50% in a year and the price was due to rise again in the spring. So associations are mobilizing to demand more action. This Saturday, December 3, throughout the country “warm-ups”, occupations of … Read more

the executive board backtracks on its tax cut for the richest

the executive board backtracks on its tax cut for the richest

Published on: 03/10/2022 – 09:29 London announced on Monday that it would reverse the income tax cut for the wealthiest, unveiled ten days ago, which sent financial markets into turmoil. Express coaster. The United Kingdom announced on Monday (October 3) to reconsider the income tax cut for the wealthiest, which was unveiled ten days ago … Read more

In Britain, bird flu threatens to ruin the holiday

In Britain, bird flu threatens to ruin the holiday

Published on: 02/12/2022 – 00:23 In the United Kingdom, turkey is a festive item. But for several weeks the bird flu has been raging on farms. Half of the country’s turkeys have been killed or slaughtered, just weeks before December 25. From our special correspondent, At the entrance to Steve Childerhouse’s farm, two sheepdogs welcome… … Read more

Appointed Prime Minister, Rishi Sunak wants to fix the “mistakes” made under Liz Truss

Appointed Prime Minister, Rishi Sunak wants to fix the "mistakes" made under Liz Truss

Published on: 25/10/2022 – 07:44Changed: 25/10/2022 – 14:53 Officially appointed head of the British government by King Charles III, Rishi Sunak said during his speech in front of 10 Downing Street on Tuesday afternoon that he wanted to start “immediately” to repair the “mistakes” made under Liz Truss. Transfer in the UK. The day after … Read more

Baroness Mone’s small deals with the Conservative Party

Baroness Mone's small deals with the Conservative Party

She was originally just Michelle Mone, the perfect self-made woman. Leaving school at 15, without a diploma, she tried her hand at modeling before launching her bra brand ten years later with her husband. To aid success, it has diversified into weight loss pills, self-tanners and even … property development in Dubai. If there are … Read more