Vote 'No' to consultation and 'Yes' to action.
By Dara O’Cogaidhin THE UCU strike has been called off following a campaign of anti-democratic, bureaucratic manoeuvring by General Secretary Jo Grady. After negotiations with the employers’ organisation UCEA, Grady informed members via Twitter that a ‘two week period of calm’ was agreed which would enable ‘intensive negotiations with the aim of reaching a final […]
The UCU took action in 150 universities in November.
Universities bulletin for 30 November 2022
Nurses, refuse collectors, youth workers, teachers, lecturers and civil servants are being balloted.
Political bulletin for 27 July 2022
UCU members at 33 further education (FE) colleges are taking part in a ballot for industrial action.
The Higher Education strike has seen vibrant picket lines and a fighting mood up and down the country.
THE UNIVERSITY and College Union (UCU) has confirmed a new wave of strike action at 68 universities in February and March. This follows the three-day strike last December in defence of their USS pension scheme and for better pay and working conditions. Since then, twelve further branches have beaten the anti-union legal threshold of 50% […]
The University and College Union (UCU) has confirmed a new wave of strike action at 68 universities in February and March.