The audio of my discussion on NHS strikes with Anjana Gadgil on the BBC News channel. Top of the agenda – why won’t the government negotiate and will anything persuade them otherwise? CONTINUE READING
Wrong time, wrong bill. Anti-strike legislation won’t help make Britain work.
Britain isn’t working and the Strikes (Minimum Service Levels) Bill won’t help. Here’s why. CONTINUE READING
Updated: Possible new anti-strike laws: What are they? Will they work?
Government is gearing up for more strike restrictions when only negotiation can resolve the impasse CONTINUE READING
NEW PODCAST: Post-Election Prospects For UK Unions
How should unions engage with the new Conservative government? CONTINUE READING
Remote, illiterate, self-interested – Government’s own experts slam UK digital programme
Systemic failings in the Government’s digital programmes cost us more than £2bn of lost savings. CONTINUE READING
Servant or Master? What Will be our Relationship With a Digital Economy
I worry when digital experts talk gleefully about ripping down barriers and creating a brave new world. CONTINUE READING
The moral case for saving steel
Politicians are seeing shades of grey when the landscape is black-and-white:The moral case for saving steel is overwhelming. CONTINUE READING