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Medical secretaries

Issue No. 1768

HEALTH BOSSES in Glasgow have upped the stakes in the long-running fight by medical secretaries to win decent pay. All 300 of the secretaries are due to strike for a week from Monday. Sixty medical secretaries in the surgical division are already striking for three days every week.

Last week management at the North Glasgow Universities Hospital Trust threatened reprisals against striking workers. The strikers' UNISON union rightly warned that any such action would lead to escalation.

Send donations and messages of support to Kathy McLean, UNISON North Glasgow Hospitals Branch, Cuthbertson Building, Royal Infirmary, Castle Street, Glasgow G4 0SF.

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Sat 29 Sep 2001, 00:00 BST
Issue No. 1768
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