Jess Hurd

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Posts Tagged ‘strike’

McStrike

 

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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BA low pay no way!

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Living Staff – Living Wage

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TUC general secretary Frances O’Grady, visits the Ritzy workers picket line, in a BECTU dispute over London Living Wage. Brixton, South London. © Jess Hurd/TUC

 

Love Teaching – Hate Gove

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National Union of Teachers strike and march about pay, pensions and conditions. Central London.

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Picket Line Salsa!

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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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Protect The People’s Post Office

Supporting Crown Post Offices. CWU march from Broadway Crown Office picket line to a rally at Portcullis House, Westminster.

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John Lewis Cleaners Strike

John Lewis contract cleaners on strike outside their flagship store for a London living wage, against job cuts and poor conditions. The Industrial Workers of the World union members, contracted by ICM part of the Compass Group, are involved in the first strike in the partnerships history. Oxford Street, London.

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Santa Cruz de Sil – Miners Occupation

Alfredo Fernández  in Santa Cruz de Sil where miners have been occupying 3kms down in the mine for a month. The miners have been on strike since the government announced cuts to mining subsidies due to austerity cuts which will mean an end to mining. Leon, Northern Spain.

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Many thanks to Blanca Fernández & Emy Castelao

 

 

Spanish Miners Burning Blockades

Miners make a road blockade out of burning tires in La Robla. The miners have been on strike since the government announced cuts to mining subsidies due to austerity cuts which will mean an end to mining. Leon. Northern Spain.

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Spanish Miners Mountain Battle

Miners win running battles with police in Cinera after they have blocked the mountain road. The miners have been on strike since the government announced cuts to mining subsidies due to austerity cuts which will mean an end to mining. Leon, Northern Spain.

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N30 Pensions Strike


Unison local government picket at City Hall. Strike by public sector workers over pensions. London.

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NUJ Strike Defends BBC Pensions

BBC journalists on strike in protest at planned changes to their pensions scheme. BBC Bush House, 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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Firefighter’s Mass Picket

Firefighters mass picket at Poplar Fire Station. FBU members walkout over new contracts, shift patterns and mass sackings. Tower Hamlets, East London.
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