Author Archives: Sarah Evans

About Sarah Evans

Community campaigner, working mum, Labour Party activist, chair of Hampshire Labour Representation Committee (LRC) and LRC national committee member.

November 30 – day of action in defence of public service pensions

pics: ©Sarah Evans 11-11-30 All rights reserved NW Hampshire Labour joined Andover TUC and visited pickets lines across Andover before joining a march and rally in Basingstoke. Trade unionists from ATL, UNISON and Andover TUC addressed the rally and were joined … Continue reading

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NW Hampshire Labour pledge to join pickets lines to support public sector workers

NW Hampshire Labour Party has today pledged to support striking public sector workers on their picket lines on November 30. NW Hampshire Labour chair Alan Cotter said: “Everyone deserves a decent pension and dignity in retirement, both in the public … Continue reading

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Welfare, an alternative vision: Public meeting Andover

Speakers from Andover Labour Party, Andover TUC and the Labour Representation Committee came together for a public meeting about the government’s brutal welfare reforms. Taken from a report published by Hampshire LRC. GOVERNMENT myths about the need to slash welfare … Continue reading

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Andover Labour pledge support for cross-union campaign to defend public-sector pensions

Andover Labour Party has today announced support for the cross-union campaign to defend public-sector pensions, backing Unison’s motion to Labour Party conference and pledging to support  picket lines on November 30. Andover Labour chair Alan Cotter said: “Everyone deserves a … Continue reading

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Tory county council bosses condemned by NW Hampshire Labour for hoarding reserves and slashing vital services and jobs

Tory county council bosses have today been condemned by NW Hampshire Labour for hoarding more than £200 million in reserves while slashing vital services and axing more than 1,200 jobs.  Labour has slammed the authority’s boast that it has banked … Continue reading

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Brutal government plans for welfare ‘reform’ slammed by NW Hampshire Labour

Brutal government plans for welfare ‘reform’ have today been slammed by Sarah Evans, NW Hampshire’s Labour candidate at the last general election and NW Hampshire Labour Party chair Alan Cotter, who have called on MP George Young to have a … Continue reading

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Twinings EU grant money blocked

EU decision to block £10 million grant for Twinings to export hundreds of jobs overseas has today been welcomed by Andover Labour Party.  “This is a massive victory for working people across Europe and it sends a clear message to … Continue reading

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