Posts Tagged ‘Pensions’

  • Alex condemns Tory-led Government’s failure to prevent industrial action

    November 29th, 2011 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off on Alex condemns Tory-led Government’s failure to prevent industrial action

    Stockton North MP, Alex Cunningham, today condemned the Tory-led Government’s failure to negotiate a fair deal with those workers affected by their underhand changes to pensions. The Government’s failure to act has now led to industrial action which will cause hardship and disruption for millions of families who rely on public services if the strikes […]

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  • ‘Female Public Sector workers penalised by Government Pension Plans’, says Alex

    ‘Female Public Sector workers penalised by Government Pension Plans’, says Alex

    October 13th, 2011 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off on ‘Female Public Sector workers penalised by Government Pension Plans’, says Alex

    Thousands of people across Teesside and the wider North East could end up dropping out of their pension schemes as the Tory-led Government increase employee contributions and reduce the value of pensions. Stockton North MP Alex Cunningham says this is likely to leave many without adequate pension provision at a time when they face the […]

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  • “Tees Valley Women penalised by Government Pension plans” say local MPs

    “Tees Valley Women penalised by Government Pension plans” say local MPs

    July 19th, 2011 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off on “Tees Valley Women penalised by Government Pension plans” say local MPs

    Labour MPs from across the Tees Valley have joined forces to condemn the Tory-led Government as figures show that 8,100 women in the sub-region will lose out thanks to changes to the state pension age. Government plans will see 330,000 women across the country born between December 1953 and October 1954 have to wait 18 […]

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