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UK CHAOS: Who’s Striking and Why? 'UK Industrial CHAOS: Who’s Striking and Why?' ‘Tis the season to strike. From the NHS to bus services, winter walkouts in the UK will affect almost every frontline …More
UK CHAOS: Who’s Striking and Why?
'UK Industrial CHAOS: Who’s Striking and Why?' ‘Tis the season to strike. From the NHS to bus services, winter walkouts in the UK will affect almost every frontline service. The freshest line comes from the railways - train strikes have been announced from Christmas Eve to the 27th of December, threatening travel plans for workers and holiday-makers over the festive season. The new strike dates come after the UK's biggest rail union, RMT, urged workers to reject the latest pay offer. Soaring cost of living in the UK means wage increases actually amount to pay decreases in real-terms. Report by Sophie Braybrook
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