Tyneside Centre Against Unemployment reopens

Volunteers say their anti-unemployment service will be back up and running within days after being offered a new home by the GMB union.

The Newcastle and Gateshead Centre Against Unemployment, which for more than 35 years had provided advice on benefits and jobs to thousands of people on Tyneside, closed at the end of November last year amid a bitter row with its Cloth Market “landlords.”

But now the organisation hopes to bounce back with a six month stay at the GMB’s Mosely Street offices – and efforts continue to find it a more permanent home.

Full story:  http://northstar.boards.net/thread/76/tyneside-centre-unemployment-reopens


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