Month: February 2014

Model communications for rolling strikes

Putting on a programme of rolling strikes presents its own challenges to branches in mobilising and sustaining the support and commitment of members. It may not be possible to call meetings with the kind of regularity needed to support a weekly rolling strike action campaign for example. That makes good communications even more important in…

Reflecting on two-hour strikes so far…and planning the next

This article is reblogged from our ‘Fair Pay in Education’ site because we think it is wider interest to branches contemplating programmes of short-duration strike action… UCU’s first two short-duration strikes have given our branches invaluable experience in adapting ideas and seeing what works for their own membership and their own institutions. It’s not always…