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Time for a general strike? Unite considering call for first nationwide protest since 1926

Time for a general strike? Unite considering call for first nationwide protest since 1926 | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
An internal document drawn up by Unite, Britain’s biggest union, says it would be “desirable” to protest against Government cuts
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Thousands of civil servants set for weekend of strikes / Britain / Britain/World / Home - Morning Star

Thousands of civil servants set for weekend of strikes / Britain / Britain/World / Home - Morning Star | welfare cuts | Scoop.it

Thousands of civil servants are set to take part in a "long weekend" of walkouts over cuts to pay, pensions and conditions.

 

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Public sector pay capped for fifth year as 95,000 strike over Whitehall reforms - Telegraph

Public sector pay capped for fifth year as 95,000 strike over Whitehall reforms - Telegraph | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
More than a million civil servants, teachers and NHS staff were today told their pay will be limited for a fifth year in a row to bring down the public sector salary bill.
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Civil servants reveal further strike at end of tax year - Morning Star

Civil servants reveal further strike at end of tax year - Morning Star | welfare cuts | Scoop.it

Civil servants announced they will hold a half-day walkout on April 5 as part of their three-month programme of action.

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Unions consider first general strike since 1926 - Telegraph

Unions consider first general strike since 1926  - Telegraph | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Unions are looking at calling the first general strike since 1926, which could lead to six million workers out on the picket line.
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Lawyer's strike warning on legal aid

Lawyer's strike warning on legal aid | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
A Welsh barrister warns that lawyers could take legal action against the UK government's latest plan to cut the legal aid bill.
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250,000 public servants to strike for pay and pensions - Morning Star

250,000 public servants to strike for pay and pensions - Morning Star | welfare cuts | Scoop.it

Civil servants in government departments, driving test centres, museums and galleries will stage a 24-hour strike tomorrow in a bitter row over pay, pensions and working conditions.

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