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UCU strike dates - be there on the picket lines

Issue No. 2243

Lecturers in older universities who voted for strikes to defend their USS pension scheme will strike on the following days:

  • Scotland: Thursday 17 March

  • Wales: Friday 18 March
  • Northern Ireland: Monday 21 March
  • England: Tuesday 22 March

For a full list of which universities voted for strikes go to

Lecturers from colleges and universities will strike together on Thursday 24 March over pensions, jobs and pay. They will hold rallies across Britain.

Trade unionists and students should get to the picket lines to support them.

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