On 31 October, Higher Education workers in three unions (UCU, Unite, and Unison) struck against a 1% pay offer. Here, we feature snippets from picket lines around the country.
“The consensus from UCU members on the picket line was that there should be a “‘general strike” (their words), by which they meant more coordinated public sector strike action.”
University of Northampton
“There were around a dozen pickets from all three unions at each of the main entrances to University of East Anglia (UEA) all morning.
They were lively despite the showers, and busy, but no-one, or hardly anyone,