Scottish public sector workers coordinate pay strikes

U.K.
Over 100,000 local government workers in Scotland will be joined by 5,000 Scottish civil servants in a one-day strike over pay. The disputes are separate with UNISON, Unite and the GMB voting for action in local government on 20 August while members of the PCS civil service voted separately for industrial action in a dispute over pay. This will be the second day of strike action by Scottish civil servants who have also imposed an overtime ban since 31 July. [Read more at > PCS (EN)->http://www.pcs.org.uk/en/news_and_events/news_centre/index.cfm/id/074AAB73-5FF5-47E8-873E24270CA3A252] [And at > UNISON (EN)->http://www.unison.org.uk/news/news_view.asp?did=4742]

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