Workers in the Unite union struck for four days this week at Ministry of Defence bases around Britain. They work for the Defence Support Group, repairing and maintaining military equipment.
The workers have thrown out a miserly 1 percent pay offer, and are going on the offensive for 8 percent.
For more about the dispute go to tinyurl.com/nu7srlz
Rain didn’t dampen pickets’ spirits in Warminster, Wiltshire (Pic: Phil Jones )
Strikers in Stirling, central Scotland, see their picture in Socialist Worker (Pic: Josh Brown )
A lorry driver stops to talk to pickets in Donnington, Shropshire (Pic: Dave Smith )
There was a good turnout on picket lines in Colchester, Essex (Pic: Raph Piggott)
Workers discuss the next steps at a union rally in Donnington, Shropshire (Pic: David Smith )