14 January 2022
From Beirut to Bogota, PCS members from all over the world, will be asked whether they want to take strike action at the British Council.
9 December 2021
The British Council previously ran the £110m scheme but was stripped of the contract according to the Guardian in favour of the private consultancy company.
23 November 2021
“Management won’t listen unless we are prepared to act,” said one of our British Council members, explaining why they have voted yes in our consultative ballot over job losses and cuts at the organisation.
13 September 2021
PCS members who have been engaged in sustained strike action at the DVLA to make their workplace safe were congratulated by TUC Congress.
30 June 2021
After its income was hit by the pandemic, the British Council has notified us that it intends to begin formal redundancy consultation. This could lead to around 2000 job cuts across the organisation, in addition to cuts overseas.