PCS members at beleaguered contractor Interserve, working at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, will take strike action following the company’s refusal to negotiate with the union on redundancies, contractual changes to pay dates, and attacks on holiday pay and sick pay.
As PCS members in Ealing begin 3 days of strike action against the closure of their tax office from Wednesday (10) our general secretary Mark Serwotka will speak at a strike rally in support of the strikers.
The number of branches passing the 50% legal turnout threshold in our postal pay ballot is growing by the day thanks to lots of hard work, organisation and dedication from reps and members – read their tips on getting the vote out.
With less than 3 weeks left to post your vote in the PCS pay ballot your union needs you to help urge members to use their vote and pass the 50% legal turnout threshold.
There was strong support from the public, trade unionists and civil servants at the start of a 3-day strike by PCS members who are contracted catering staff working at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy in a dispute over pay.
As civil servants come under increased pressure to work to sort out the chaos of Brexit and the government throws billions of pounds at planning for a no deal it is time PCS members were given recognition for their hard work and dedication with decent pay rises.