The NHS Crisis and STPs – How Should Labour Respond? Public Meeting 7pm Wed 22 Feb

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by | February 15, 2017 · 4:33 pm

Local Health Campaigns: a report from Keep Our NHS Public Birmingham – and a public meeting on 22 February and the national demo on 4 March

 STPs (“Sustainability & Transformation Plans”) – no further ‘engagement’ events in the Black Country to date (none at all in Birmingham!) so continued lack of consultation to proposed changes (and possible cuts) to NHS prevails. KONP is planning to ask a question at Full Council on 28th Feb. Continue reading

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Public campaign saves two libraries – but one to close and staff numbers cut

The campaign by Friends of the Libraries of Birmingham has been key to saving two libraries – Aston and Sutton Coldfield. Continue reading

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WMCA Mayor Hustings Tuesday 21 February 1-3pm West Brom Library – what will they do about public service cuts and lack of democracy?

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by | February 2, 2017 · 1:38 pm

Birmingham City Council Proposes Cutting Support Services to Vulnerable People – Join us in Victoria Square on 14th February 3 – 4.30pm

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by | January 31, 2017 · 2:50 pm

Challenge these claims that the WMCA will be controlled by a presidential executive Mayor

Why it is important to challenge these attempts to assign monopoly power to the Mayor is that it is exactly what the government wants: to marginalise the role of elected councillors in the WMCA and to create an all-powerful executive presidential model of mayoral leadership.
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Save Baverstock school- join the protest to keep the school open at 7pm Monday 30 January at the school

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by | January 26, 2017 · 5:38 pm