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Seminars, Anarchy and Strike Action

The above image is not taken by me but it does convey my mood at the moment almost exactly! This post is titled the way it is because all three of these things seem to be relevant to my life at the moment and yesterday it all collided in one seminar. 821 more words

Life

The magnitude of the challenge facing University staff - Mike Otsuka

Normally, an employers closing a DB plan for future accrual wouldn’t be that controversial, but our universities aren’t normal employers and these are not normal times, Mike Otsuka gives the background to the impending dispute between the Universities, its staff and their pension scheme. 1,183 more words

Pensions

UNN SSANU Congress Resolution

This is on the University website and I guess it’s for public consumption. The Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, UNN held a Congress on 25th January, 2018 and came up with the resolution as attached. 39 more words

Concentration

Teacher strike at Sheffield primary school goes ahead

Teachers at Westways Primary School in Crookesmoore have today gone ahead with strike action, backed by the National Education Union.

The NEU have said that the strike action has gone ahead because teachers are unhappy with policies implemented by new Executive headteacher, Sam Fearnehough. 260 more words

Local Events

Monday 13.11.17

Up and about early this morning and even after a good night’s sleep didn’t feel very refreshed, had coffee and then got ready for work, had to leave a bit earlier than usual due to strike action on the bus service again and had to catch a train, had a busy day in work the boss was off so I was helping out on reception as well as trying to sort out some warranty paper work, finished on time and caught the early train, while I was walking home Lynne messaged me to say there was a nice cold pint waiting for me on the bar of our local… 36 more words

Every Day Stuff

More misery for rail passengers on Wednesday due to strike action

Passengers have been affected badly both on bus and now rail, a strike is to be held on Nov 8 and will affect trains in Trafford including services to and from Altrincham and in Urmston. 168 more words

Trafford

Belfast City Airport strike suspended after management commit to independent industrial relations audit

Unite the union agree to suspend planned strike action of their baggage-handlers working for Swissport for two weeks pending outcome of review 

Management commit to independent audit of industrial relations and to review human resource processes… 181 more words

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