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18 November 2015

Tories flog bank assets to hellhound US profiteers

Chancellor George Osborne is hailing his 13 billion sell-off of Northern Rock mortgages as a success. But overall, the taxpayer has made a big net loss on sales of public assets.

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23 November 2011

Them & Us

Rock bottom: Northern Rock, the failed bank rescued by the previous Labour government, has been sold off on the cheap to Virgin Money by the Con-Dems...

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23 November 2011

Northern Rock and Branson's present

The latest Con-Dem jape is to con the long suffering taxpayer who will stump up 13 a head to give Richard Branson the 'good' part of Northern Rock, writes Tony Mulhearn

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16 June 2010

Northern Rock throws workers on the dole

Northern Rock workers are stunned to hear that the bank is now planning another round of job cuts. Last week workers were hit by a redundancy bombshell of 650 job losses out of 4,500 staff. This works...

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2 April 2008

Capitalism gambles with our lives

FSA Northern Rock report: WHEN NORTHERN Rock collapsed last year, the Financial Services Authority (FSA) set up an internal review of its regulation of the bank, writes Kevin Parslow.

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2 April 2008

End Labour's 'them and us' society

You could not make it up. Disgraced former Northern Rock chief executive Adam Applegarth will get a payout of 760,000!

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25 March 2008

Northern Rock: Workers 'gutted' at the scale of job losses

Northern Rock's announcement of 2,000 job cuts - around one-third of its workforce - has numbed workers, writes Elaine Brunskill, Newcastle Socialist Party.

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19 February 2008

Northern Rock - Labour's reluctant nationalisation

The Socialist Editorial The nationalisation of Northern Rock was met with howls of outrage from some of its shareholders, who screamed about 'theft' and 'immorality'. This was a major blow against the concept of an unfettered market-driven economy...

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12 February 2008

Northern Rock

IF BRANSON'S Virgin group succeed in taking over Northern Rock, possibly 1,000 jobs, out of a 6,000 workforce nationally, could be lost...

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17 January 2008

Nationalise Northern Rock - permanently

THE LABOUR government is still desperate to find a private-sector buyer for Northern Rock, despite having shored up the bank to the tune of 50 billion (over half the NHS budget)...

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22 November 2007

Nationalise Northern Rock permanently to safeguard workers' interests

Editorial: WHEN THE Northern Rock bank went into crisis in September, the socialist unequivocally called for its nationalisation...

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20 September 2007

Crisis will hit north east jobs

NORTHERN ROCK'S headquarters are in Gosforth, near Newcastle, and they employ around 4,700 people in North-Eastern England... By Elaine Brunskill

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