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University Pensions Strike

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McDonalds workers join a picket line in a BFAWU strike over pay and hours, Crayford, South East London.

The first ever McDonald’s strike. Demanding £10 per hour, an end to zero hours contracts and union rights.

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Unison cleaners at London’s School of Oriental and African Studies (Soas) during a 48-hour strike in a protest about discrimination. They are employed by ISS an outsourcing firm and receive less sick pay and fewer holidays than in-house staff and are not allowed to join the staff pension scheme. London.

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FBU Pensions Strike

FBU 4 hour strike over firefighters pensions and retirement age. East Ham and Poplar Fire Stations, East London.

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Scabs run down firefighter

Ian Lehair, FBU NEC member for London is run over by a scab fire engine. FBU members picket the LFB Southwark Training Centre where AssetCo scab firefighters are returning from strike breaking. South London.
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