Daily Archives: 01/08/2014
Pay Campaign 2014......
The day of strike action on 10th July certainly brought our pay issue to the fore. There was coverage on all the major news channels and most of the national press. Most of the coverage felt positive with many members of the public supporting our cause. However, it does look likely that more action will be needed and we anticipate further strike action in September or October.
We are up to Phase 44 of the Council Cuts programme, now called “Redefining Waltham Forest” following it’s previous titles. Do you remembers the “Efficiency Review”, “Committed to Success” and the “Smarter Sprending Programme”? All these programmes had one thing in common, they meant less jobs at Waltham Forest Council and worse terms and conditions for those left working for the Council. The latest Continue reading