Category Archives: strike

Support UCU Members on Strike in the East Midlands

This is a message from Agnes Flues and Dennis Hayes sent on behalf of UCU East Midlands Region: Four HE branches in the East Midlands are on strike: De Montfort, Leicester, Loughborough and Nottingham. UCU members in Branches not on … Continue reading

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Reflections on the USS Pension Strike

This is an interesting reflection by Professor John Fitzpatrick of the University of Kent: The pensions debacle – a new beginning perhaps? The fallout from the decision of the UUK/USS in January 2018 to reform the USS pension scheme shows … Continue reading

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A message of support for UCU members striking to defend their pensions

The University of Derby UCU Branch sends this message of support to colleagues at the Universities of Nottingham, Leicester and Loughborough who are taking part in the longest strike in history to protect their pensions. Keep fighting and KEEP WARM … Continue reading

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