Lewisham Hospital cleaners still not paid in full despite coronavirus fears

Lewisham Hospital’s cleaners walked out on Thursday, 12th March after an outsourced cleaning contractor repeatedly failed to pay them. A week later, the GMB Trade Union reported that the cleaners still haven’t been paid and the private company ISS blames administrative errors for the crisis. Helen O’Connor the GMB officer said: “For many of these …

New Video: Goldsmiths Cleaners are ‘not the dirt they clean’

Following a letter in The Guardian from hundreds of academics at Goldsmiths College, University of London a demonstration was called to show support and solidarity  for the cleaning staff who stand to lose pay and conditions. In the letter, it says: “Cleaning staff “are not the dirt they clean” as the LSE cleaners campaign put …