The Working Time Directive is a set of work related regulations at the top of many Conservatives’ lists to overturn. But stepping away from the EU jargon on the issue, this legislation contains a lot of very basic protections at work that people in the UK now take totally for granted – holidays, lunchbreaks, days off and more.
We're seeing a drastic erosion of living standards for working people in the UK. It's a perfect storm of a harsh economic climate, with slashed support and services from the state. But it doesn’t need to be this way. George Osborne’s budget is a chance to break with self-defeating cycle of austerity. We’re holding a mass rally in Westminster on the evening of 13 March. Please join us! ow.ly/ikmzM