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Learning and Skills Council

Issue No. 1999

Picketing the LSC headquarters in Coventry (Pic: Pete Jackson)

Picketing the LSC headquarters in Coventry (Pic: Pete Jackson)


Over 2,000 PCS civil service workers’ union members struck on Friday of last week in the Learning and Skills Council, including at the Coventry headquarters. They were striking over plans to slash 1,120 jobs and management’s refusal to offer a no compulsory redundancy guarantee. The one-day strike saw a number of offices close across England and others operate on skeleton staff.


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Sat 6 May 2006, 00:00 BST
Issue No. 1999
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