29 September lunchtime pay protests

PCS members are getting ready for our payday protests on 29 September to put pressure on management and the government to scrap the 1% public sector pay cap. 


Aberdeen, Ruby House, 8 Ruby Place, AB10 1ZP - HMRC Aberdeen and Inverness branches, carpark meeting at 12:15pm

Birkenhead, Woodside Ferry Terminal – Land Registry and DWP joint protest, noon

Birmingham, Five Ways Island - Valuation Office and HMRC, 12:15pm

Birmingham, Civil Justice Centre, Bull Street - 1pm 

Blackpool, Ryscar House , Farraday Way - DWP photo opportunity, 12:30pm

Bradford, office opposite Bradford Interchange - HMRC, 12:30 -1:30pm

Coventry, Saxon House -  HMRC, 12 noon

Croydon - Home Office car park protest (15 mins) - 12:30-12:45pm

Croydon - building for action: leafleting on the morning of Thursday, 28 September and (if authorisation is given) two recruitment stalls in Lunar House reception on Wedneday and Thursday mornings.

Croydon, HMRC -  protest outside (15 mins) or pay meeting inside – noon

Cumbernauld, HMRC, St Mungo's Rd, G70 5TR - pay day protest will take place at lunchtime, from 12 noon

Dundee, Pension Centre, Jack Martin Way, DD4 9FF - photo opportunity at noon

Edinburgh, The Royal Scottish Academy of Art and Architecture, The Mound EH2 2EL - National Galleries of Scotland pay day activity from 11.30

Grimsby, Crown House, Nelson Street DN32 7DE - DWP, 12 noon

Hastings -  PCS stall at employer's Inclusion and Diversity event and photo opportunity outside after the event

Inverness, Great Glen House, Leachkin Road, IV3 8NW - the Scottish Government, Highlands and Islands branch and Visit Scotland will hold "pay up" photos in the morning

Leeds, Quarry House, LS2 7UA - DWP protest outside at 12 noon

Liverpool, Shannon Court – noon

Liverpool, Home Office Merseyside, Capital Building – 12:45pm

London, 1 Victoria Street – BEIS – 12.15pm

London, 100 Parliament Street, HMRC, DCMS and Cabinet Office - 1:30pm

London, Central Westminster- House of Lords, Commons and Houses of Parliament – 12.15pm

London, Great Minster House, 33 Horseferry Road, SW1P 4DR - photo op outside the building organised by Department for Transport members, 12.00 to 12.10.

London, Home Office, 2 Marsham Street, London SW1P 4DF - Department for Communities and Local Government will have a photo opportunity outside the main entrance at 12:30pm

London, DWP Hackney Service Centre, 17 Sylvester Road, E8 1DZ - Members’ meeting and photo protest at 12.30pm

London, Bush House, Strand, WC2B 4RD - 12:15pm

London, Euston Tower, NW1 3UL - HMRC, 12:15pm

London, Richmond House, 79 Whitehall, Westminster, SW1A 2NS - Department of Health, protest at 12:15pm

London, Jubilee House, 2 Farthingale Walk, Stratford E15 1AN - joint protest by HMRC and DWP at lunchtime, from 12 noon

London, Tate Modern - photo opportunity at 12 noon

London, Leytonstone jobcentre, 1-3 Lemna Road,  E11 1JJ - DWP members will be holding a payday protest at 12:45pm.  This will be attended by local MP John Cryer, who has been very active in the campaign against DWP office closures.

London,  Ilford Service Centre, Wentworth House 350 Eastern Avenue, Ilford, IG2 6NN – DWP members’  meeting and photo opportunity at 12:30 pm.

Manchester, outside Civil Justice Centre, 1 Bridge Street West, M60 9DJ - MoJ Greater Manchester, R&C Salford and R&C Greater Manchester - protest from 1pm - 1:15pm

Motherwell Pension Centre, 347 Airbles Rd, ML1 3YW - protests will be held outside the office at variuos points throughout the morning.

Nottingham, Apex Court - various government departments, 11:30am

Peterlee, SR8 2RR - HMRC, 12 noon

Sale, outside the Town Hall - members from IPCC, DVSA and other local PCS branches/workplaces along with members from CWU and FBU, 13:00 - 14:00.

Scottish Court and Tribunal Service: Protests planned in Glasgow, Dundee, Edinburgh, Inverness, Ayr, Aberdeen and Hamilton.

Shipley, Accounts Office, Victoria Street - HMRC, 12 noon

Southport, Smedley Hydro - petition, leafleting and photo opportunity from 12 - 1pm

Stoke, Glebe Street - DWP, 12 noon

Swansea, HMRC Ty Nant House, SA1 5AP - meeting in the ‘Espresso Bar’ back room, serving cakes and coffee – 12.30pm

Washington, Durham House, NE38 7RP - DWP, 12:30pm

Worthing, Guildbourne House, Chatsworth Rd,  BN11 1LD - HMRC, workplace leafleting followed by photo opportunity at 12 noon.

Wrexham, Ramada Hotel, Ellice Way, Wrexham Technology Park LL13 7YH - HMRC pay protest and meeting at 12 noon.


Let us know what you're doing, email organising@pcs.org.uk 

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