Tag: strike

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“Our CEO refuses to agree with national wage for sixth form teachers” – Salford City College strikes continue

Salford City College employees have continued striking in protest of wages outside the Future Skills building on Langworthy Road. After […]

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Salford City College staff strike following cuts to 16-19 education

Salford City College staff have been on strike this week to protest against further funding cuts to 16-19 education. The […]

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Global climate strike unites the Salford community toward change

CHILDREN, politicians and activists united in Salford today as part of the Global Climate Strike. Rebecca Long-Bailey, Labour MP for Salford […]

“This strike is vital” – Member of Youth Parliament for Salford supports Youth Strike for Climate

“This strike is vital” – Member of Youth Parliament for Salford supports Youth Strike for Climate

Young people in Greater Manchester are planning to join a second school strike for climate on Friday as part of a global day of protest by young people to demand action against climate change. Alex Derbyshire, 17, Member of Youth Parliament for Salford, is a strong supporter of the movement.

Uber drivers strike in Salford over pay

Uber drivers are today striking over a lack of pay and working conditions.The popular digital taxi company’s drivers turned off their apps at 1pm today.

Salford University strikes whilst negotiations begin

SALFORD University lecturers continue their pension dispute strikes today, as national negotiation begins. Nationwide lecturers are striking in protest of […]

Manchester University staff strike over ‘terrible’ redundancies plan

LECTURERS at the University of Manchester have gone on strike for two days due to proposed redundancy dismissals.

Stepping Hill Hospital junior doctors defend all-out strike action

JUNIOR doctors from Stepping Hill Hospital in Stockport have defended their strike action by insisting that a new proposed contract […]

Junior doctors at Salford Royal praise public support for strikes

JUNIOR doctors at Salford Royal praised the support they received from the public during the strike action on Tuesday and […]

INTERVIEW: Junior doctor contract “poses a huge risk to patient safety”

THE proposed Government changes to the contract for junior doctors has sparked huge controversy and debate. The reaction from the health […]