Electrician blog

South Western Railway strike: Rail union publishes plan to end guards dispute

Image copyright Steve Parsons/PA Wire Image caption The strike means hundreds of services are being cancelled each day The union at the centre of the dispute over guards on trains has set out six points it wants sorted to reach a deal. Members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport...

Read More

Disabled workers face a 12.2% pay gap

Image copyright Alamy Disabled employees are paid 12.2% less than their non-disabled peers, according to official data. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) found that in 2018 the median pay for non-disabled workers was £12.11 an hour, against £10.63 for disabled. London had the widest disability pay gap at...

Read More

Blue Story: Cinema chains pull gang film after ‘machete’ brawl

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBlue Story is the tale of two friends who become rivals A second cinema chain has pulled the gang-themed film Blue Story after seven police officers were injured during a brawl at an entertainment complex. It comes after youths reportedly with...

Read More

Jennifer Arcuri: Boris Johnson should ‘man up and call me’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionJennifer Arcuri tells Victoria Derbyshire she is “upset” Boris Johnson did not “man up and call me” A US businesswoman at the centre of a misconduct controversy involving Boris Johnson says he should “man up” and call her. Jennifer Arcuri claims...

Read More

Macauley Bonne forced out of Zimbabwe squad on ‘medical grounds’

Charlton Athletic’s Macauley Bonne is set to make his competitive debut for Zimbabwe England-based Macauley Bonne has been forced to withdraw from Zimbabwe’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers on “medical grounds.” It comes just three days after the Charlton player received his Zimbabwean passport clearing him to play...

Read More

Hundreds of London minicabs could be 'working illegally'

Hundreds of London minicab drivers may be working fraudulently after buying qualifications, the BBC finds. local electrician Source link

Read More

Nikos Karelis: Brentford striker out with ‘serious’ knee injury

Nikos Karelis was stretchered off in first-half stoppage time against Millwall Brentford striker Nikos Karelis will be out for a “significant” time after suffering a serious knee injury, the Championship club have confirmed. The Greece international, 27, went off in the Bees’ win over Millwall on 19 October –...

Read More

Haringey v Yeovil: Two men arrested in Somerset after reports of racial abuse

Cameroonian goalkeeper Pajetat joined Haringey Borough from Margate in 2017 Two men have been arrested by police investigating reports of racist abuse during Saturday’s FA Cup match between Haringey Borough and Yeovil Town. The men – aged 23 and 26 – were arrested in Chard and Yeovil on Monday...

Read More

‘Oval Four’: Men ‘framed by corrupt detective’ to go to court

Image copyright Winston Trew Image caption Winston Trew said his life fell apart after he served eight months in prison Two men who say they were framed by a detective nearly 50 years ago have had their cases referred to the Court of Appeal. Winston Trew and Sterling Christie...

Read More