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Issue No. 1689

In brief

  • SCOTTISH AND Grampian TV could be blacked out by strikes after staff voted for action against job cuts and a pay freeze.
  • AROUND 2,000 civil servants in the Passport Agency across Britain are voting in a ballot on pay.
  • AROUND 100 members of the AEEU union in the electricity industry lobbied parliament last week against job losses. Almost 1,000 workers at Eastern Electricity have balloted for industrial action.
  • DEMONSTRATE IN support of the Cambridge Two, Ruth Wyner and John Brock. Saturday 25 March, assemble 11.15am, Hyde Park (Speakers Corner).
  • OVER 150 people packed into a community centre in the Vale of Leven in Scotland to protest over threatened health cuts in the area.

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Sat 25 Mar 2000, 00:00 GMT
Issue No. 1689
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