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30 November strikes: Which unions are balloting and when?

Around three million workers are set to strike on 30 November – this is a guide to the different unions’ ballot timetables so far (Updated Tuesday 22 November)

Issue No. 2279

Votes for strikes, starting with the most recent

Union% vote for strikes% turnout
POA members in secure and special hospitals7525
RMT members in the Royal Fleet Auxiliary60
INTO (teachers' union, Northern Ireland)8744
Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists (SCP)8552
Society of Radiographers (SOR)8458
Association of Educational Psychologists (AEP)64 
Transport Salaried Staffs’ Association (TSSA) in Northern Ireland77 
NAHT headteachers’ union7554
Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP)8666
EIS Scottish teachers’ union82.254.2
Nipsa (Northern Ireland)
Balloted for strikes over pensions, pay and jobs
The Association of Headteachers and Deputes in Scotland (AHDS)6038

Live ballots

  • PCS: Live ballot over pensions, pay and cuts. Committed to November strike
  • UCU: Members in Teachers’ Pension Scheme will strike again in autumn. Also won ballot last week for lecturers in older universities in USS pension scheme
  • NUT: Committed to further coordinated strikes to defend pensions
  • ATL: Committed to further coordinated strikes to defend pensions
  • UCAC Welsh teachers’ union: Struck on 5 October and will also join 30 November
  • Unison Northern Ireland: struck on 5 October and will also join 30 November

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Fri 30 Sep 2011, 18:45 BST
Issue No. 2279
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