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Probation officers plan to strike

Issue No. 1822

Probation officers have backed a plan to strike over staff shortages and workloads. Delegates at the probation officers' Napo union conference in Eastbourne, East Sussex, last week overwhelmingly agreed on a one-day strike, boycotts and work to rule action.

Over 500 voted in favour of the action with just ten against. The action will involve 7,700 members in England and Wales.

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Sat 19 Oct 2002, 00:00 BST
Issue No. 1822
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