Welcome to the Blog of Billy Hayes

Speech: TUC’s Britain Needs a Pay Rise demo, London

The Coalition Government’s austerity policies have failed : It has not created a real recovery in the economy It has not closed the public spending deficit It has not lead to a revival in manufacturing It has not lead to … Continue reading

This entry was posted in Speeches, TUC. Bookmark the permalink.

Speech: SIPTU Health Division Conference, Dublin

Negotiations on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership have been going on for just over a year now. The TUC was sceptical when the talks began and now we are outright opposed. Why? The TUC is not against trade, we … Continue reading

This entry was posted in Speeches. Bookmark the permalink.

Myths, lies and untruths: The Scandalous Sale of Royal Mail

“There’s no way we will sell Royal Mail ‘on the cheap’”. That was the promise made by the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills over a year ago in its Royal Mail: Myth-busters factsheet. Continue reading

This entry was posted in Columns. Bookmark the permalink.



To read all of billys blogs please click here