Tags » Strike Action

Something's got to give...

This week there have been strikes, although not as many as I would have liked to have seen.

Some parts of the NHS have been on strike, tomorrow (Wednesday 15th) the PCS are on strike and on Saturday the 18th of October, there will be a TUC march in London over the living wages of workers. 707 more words

Unite suspends strike action at NI councils and education boards to consult on improved pay offer

October 10th: Unite announced today that strike action planned for next Tuesday (14 October) by Council and Education & Library Board workers is to be suspended to allow for an improved pay proposal to be put to members in a consultative ballot. 124 more words

Press Releases

Strike Action

UNISON members working in the NHS in England will go on strike on Monday 13th October from 7 am to 11 am and will be taking action short of strike action from 14th to 17th October.  312 more words

Next week's strike action – put your bins out as usual

Despite national industrial action being planned for October 14th by unions across the country, Tamworth and Lichfield residents who have their bins collected on a Tuesday are being asked to put them out as usual. 335 more words


Longevity: An admission of misinformation?

The employers’ pension forum site has silently adjusted a claim it made about the impact of longevity, when it was pointed out to them that their stats were incompatible with those of the Office of National Statistics. 253 more words

Ballot For Strike Action

Anatomy of a desperate accusation

A reflection by Mark Taylor-Batty, UCU president at Leeds

So there I was, emailing personal tutees to help with some discovery module timetable issues, and preparing for a PhD supervision meeting, when into my inbox dropped an email that contained a link to a page on which it told me that I was misrepresenting facts to hundreds of my colleagues. 1,142 more words

Ballot For Strike Action

Students protest #FakeDemocracy at City University of Hong Kong

In this photo series, Nadira Lamrad reports on student protests at City University of Hong Kong.

Students are calling for a strike action on September 22nd in response to the #fakedemocracy being imposed on Hong Kong for the 2017 elections. 

438 more words