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Sat, May. 28th, 2011, 08:38 pm
sensaes: It's not a strike. Don't call it a strike.

You can call it sustained arseyness, or Nigel if you like, but don't - whatever you do - call it a strike.

"Members of UCU this afternoon voted to step up their campaign of industrial action in an increasingly bitter row over changes to their pensions. The escalation of action could see widespread disruption to marking, the admissions process and exams.
Delegates in Harrogate backed a motion calling for UCU members in the 'old' pre-92 universities who are in the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) pension scheme to be balloted for 'sustained industrial action.'"

Full details: http://www.ucu.org.uk/index.cfm?articleid=5571