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Lincoln civil servants strike for fairer pay

Nick Parker

Civil servants went on strike outside a Lincoln job centre as well as other locations across the county yesterday, as part of a national TUC campaign for better pay.

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Fire Brigades Union set to strike

Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue Service. Photo: Cl1kr via Flickr

In a protest against government plans regarding pensions, the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) are set to strike next month. Jon Ashby reports. The coalition government is putting forward plans for firefighters to work until the age of 60. However, the FBU has stressed that it is unfair to expect firefighters to have to work until […]

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Audio: The Demolition rally speeches in full

Aaron Porter's speech displayed on the big screen at the Demolition rally. Photo: Shane Croucher

Listen to the full speeches from Aaron Porter and Frances O’Grady from the Demolition 2010 rally on Wednesday, November 10th.

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Students and workers on May Day march

Workers and students marched agains the closure of elderly care homes | Photo: Jack Dobson for The Linc

Over a hundred people marched through Lincoln against public sector and jobs cuts on International Workers Day, Saturday, May 1st.

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Lincoln trade unions in limbo over SU help

Students’ Union president Chris Charnley was reticent to join Lincoln’s Trade Union Council to back the campaign to “defend jobs, pay and services”, for lecturers and students alike.

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