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Universities and colleges round up

Issue No. 2359

UCU union members at the University of Liverpool have voted unanimously to ballot for strikes.

Bosses say they’ll dismiss lecturers who won’t work weekends, evenings and bank holidays for no extra pay.

Coleg Gwent lecturers passed a vote of no confidence in the principal after two UCU union reps were suspended on the day bosses announced possible redundancies. They also voted for a strike ballot.

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Tue 25 Jun 2013, 18:18 BST
Issue No. 2359
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