Several thousand gather for Trade Union Congress march

Several thousand people are in York for the Trade Union Congress march. Parts of the city will be closed for the demonstration which coincides with the Liberal Democrat Spring conference.

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Government policies have made life 'harder' for working people, says TUC spokesman

Over two thousand people turned out today for a demonstration in York over the governments austerity cuts.

The march was planned to coincide with the Lib Dem spring conference which is being held this weekend in the city. The TUC, who organised the march and rally, were protesting over Government's policies which they claim have made life harder for working people.

Bill Adams, regional secretary, Trade Union Congress, has been speaking to Calendar.

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