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End to child detention written into UK law

On May 14th 2014, Citizens UK saw its first ever national win being written into UK law, as the Immigration Act received Royal Assent. This reflects the progress that the government has made since 2010 in ending the practice of locking

Posted in All, Citizens UK, Citizens UK Diaspora Caucus, Community Organising

Ealing Citizens Push Councillors to Pay Care Workers Living Wage


On Wednesday 14th May, in front of over 250 members and guests of West London Citizens at the Ealing Citizens Accountability Assembly in a packed hall at William Perkin C of E School, Cllrs Julian Bell and David Millican, the Labour

Posted in All, Citizens UK, Community Organising, Living Wage Campaign, London Citizens, Press Release, West London

Islington Citizens ask Arsenal to help them be proud of their winning team

Islington Citizens & Arsenal Fans call for the club to pay the Living Wage

Members of Islington Citizens were proud and excited that their local football club, Arsenal FC had not only reached the FA Cup final, but had won after 9 years in waiting! On Sunday 18th May, as the Cup, players and

Posted in All, Citizens UK, Citizens UK in the Press, Living Wage Campaign, London Citizens, North London, North London Citizens