01 January 2019
Workers at three Historic Royal Palaces—the Tower of London, Kensington Palace and Hampton Court Palace—struck for three hours last month
27 November 2018
Interim results of a ballot among left wing PCS union activists to choose their candidate for assistant general secretary (AGS) were revealed on Sunday.
04 September 2018
Civil service workers in the Ministry of Justice (MOJ) resoundingly rejected a pay proposal tied to cuts to terms and conditions last week.
19 August 2018
A statement on the PCS LU AGS election
14 August 2018
The civil service workers’ PCS union is urging its members who work for the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) to reject a pay plan tied to cuts to working conditions.
24 July 2018
A public sector union’s fight over pay came up against Tory restrictions on the right to strike
17 July 2018
A ballot for strikes over pay by civil service workers in the PCS union was set to end on Monday of next week.
10 July 2018
With under two weeks to go until the end of a strike ballot, PCS union activists are working hard to win a resounding yes vote.
03 July 2018
Activists in the PCS civil service workers’ union have held protests and campaigning activities to drive up the vote in a national strike ballot.
26 June 2018
Civil service workers were set mount payday protests on Friday as part of a national day of action.
19 June 2018
PCS union members are fighting hard to secure a big Yes vote in the run up to the ballot closing on 23 July
12 June 2018
Civil service workers begin a ballot for national strikes next Monday, and PCS union activists are organising to win a thumping Yes vote.
05 June 2018
Activists in the civil service workers’ union the PCS have begun the battle to deliver a solid vote for national strikes over pay.
29 May 2018
Civil service workers are set to ballot for strikes to end the Tories’ public sector pay cap. The PCS union is expected to give formal notice of the ballot on 11 June and begin balloting on 18 June.
24 May 2018
Workers in government departments have suffered a pay freeze or 1 percent increases—well below inflation—for some eight years.
23 May 2018
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell has promised that Labour will “stand on every picket line we possibly can” if civil service workers strike over pay.
23 May 2018
Civil service workers will be balloted for action, and it could mean 150,000 workers walk out.
15 May 2018
PCS union members have the chance to lead the way in the fight against poverty pay by voting for a national statutory strike ballot.
16 April 2018
Companies handed public services by successive governments have given increasing amounts of cash to shareholders, a new survey shows.
20 March 2018
Privatised workers at the British Museum protested on Tuesday to demand bosses bring them back in house after the collapse of outsourcing giant Carillion.