Monthly Archives: October 2013

Strike Day – 31 Oct – Umbrellas & Placards

Don’t forget – pickets from 7.00am (meet at main gate on university avenue), rally at 12 noon in Adelaide’s, Bath Street.  Umbrellas might be handy….. Here’s a suggested text for out-of-office reply:  ‘I am taking part in UCU’s strike action … Continue reading

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UCUG Action Update

Thank you for all the messages of support and offers of help, they are very much appreciated and show the depth of feeling in this dispute.  Members wishing to join the picket on Thursday 31st  can gather from 7.00am at … Continue reading

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Mis-leading USS Newsnight item

Newsnight on Thursday 24th October had an item that presents the USS pension scheme as having a ‘black hole’ that will need to be filled by increased student fees. This is mis-leading. Read this blog post for a furhter view … Continue reading

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UCU, UNISON and Unite members to take strike action on 31 October

UCU, UNISON and Unite members to take strike action on 31 October A day of strike action has been called for 31 October 2013 in support of our claim for a decent pay increase: please support the strike. The members … Continue reading

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