Unions coordinate strikes over pay, jobs and pensions

U.K. U.K.
On 10 July thousands of public service workers across the UK took strke action over pay, jobs and pensions. The largest action was in local government in England, Wales and Northern Ireland with unions calling for an improvement on the 1% pay offer from employers. The FBU firefighters' union was continuing its dispute over changes to their pension scheme while civil servants in the PCS union were also taking action over pay and jobs. EPSU affiliates involved in the action included UNISON, Unite, GMB, PCS, FBU, NIPSA and SIPTU. They were joined on the day by teachers organised in the NUT trade union were also on strike over pensions.
Read more at > EPSU
And at > UNISON
And at > GMB
And at > Unite
And at > PCS
And at > FBU->www.fbu.org.uk]
[And at > NIPSA

And at > SIPTU

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