23 September 2021
PCS General Secretary, Mark Serwotka, has written to new foreign secretary, Liz Truss, in her first week in office to request her intervention in the current crisis at British Council.
2 August 2021
PCS has launched a consultative ballot of our members in NATS, the UK’s main air navigation service provider, to ask them if they would consider action in a dispute over pay, pensions and attacks on redundancies arrangements.
12 July 2021
PCS has launched a #HandsOffBritishCouncil campaign against the slash and burn cuts announced at the end of June.
9 July 2021
HMRC has begun formal consultation with the recognised trade unions on the latest redundancy scheme which was launched on 24 June 2021.
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.