Archives For strike strikes

Wigan strikers, NHS 70th Anniversary protest – free, for all, forever, London. The strike is against plans to outsource their jobs to WWL Solutions Ltd
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McDonald’s workers strike for £10 per hour, an end to zero hours contracts and union recognition on International Workers Day, Watford, home to global CEO Steve Easterbrook
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

UCU university lecturers pensions strike protest, London
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UCU university lecturers pensions strike protest, London
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UCU university lecturers strike in a pensions dispute, Queen Mary University of London
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Hospital patents join Nurses, Ancillary staff and other Health workers protest, Liverpool Royal Hospital 1988 Day of action in support of funding the NHS, Save the NHS
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Strike against privatisation, Barking Hospital, London, 1984. FBU members from the local fire station join NUPE domestic staff at the hospital in solidarity on their picket line as they strike against the use of external contractors
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1985: A ward in the partially demolished St Mary’s Hospital, Harrow Road, West London
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RMT picket line, dispute over safety and guards on trains, Waterloo Station London
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RMT picket line, dispute over safety and guards on trains, Waterloo Station London
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Waterloo Station during a strike over safety and guards on the trains, London
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USA, Women’s March on Washington DC. Over a million protest against Donald Trump on his first day as President © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

USA, Women’s March on Washington DC. Over a million protest against Donald Trump on his first day as President © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Striking British Airways cabin crew lobby Parliament in a dispute over low pay, Westminster, London        © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

 

 

Coachella Valley, California, The hands of a palmeros show the lines and creases of a lifetime of hard work in the date palm groves                                   © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

 

Tucson, Arizona, USA Mexican Border, Tucson Samaritans placing crosses in the desert where the remains of immigrants were found. Hundreds of migrants from Mexico and Central America die trying to evade US Border Patrol checkpoints. More than 500 crosses planted in Arizona by the Samaritans and other groups now mark where they died                                                                © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Pensioner in sheltered accommodation eating his meals on wheels lunch, Telford. Provided by a private company                                                                 © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Mother and son laying flowers. Flowers, candles, balloons and other tributes to the victims of the Manchester Arena terrorist bomb, St Anns Square, Manchester, UK © Paul Herrmann/reportdigital.co.uk

Jeremy Corbyn Labour Party general Election campaign, Blyth, Northumberland © Mark Pinder/reportdigital.co.uk

Jeremy Corbyn speaking to Labour Party general election campaign rally Birmingham © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Jeremy Corbyn speaking to Labour Party general election campaign rally Birmingham © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Grenfell Tower Fire. Pockets of fire still visible in some flats as smoke is seen still smouldering a full 12 hours after the raging inferno that engulfed the West London tower block seen on the left resulting in the loss of many lives
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Wall of condolence a few hundred metres from the Grenfell Tower fire filled with messages of love and solidarity in memory of the victims of the tragedy, London               © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

CCTV and Grenfell Tower Fire, West London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Floral tributes and missing posters for the victims Grenfell Tower Fire, West London                                  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Children with floral tributes tributes and missing posters for the victims Grenfell Tower Fire, West London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Black Water County band playing, Tolpuddle Martyrs Festival, Dorset                  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Denver, Colorado, USA: National Ice Core Laboratory curator Geoff Hargreaves holding a one meter section ice core stored at -36 degrees C. The Laboratory stores 19,000 meters of ice cores from Antarctica, Greenland, and North America and makes them available to scientists studying climate change and other issues. It is part of the U S Geological Survey funded by the National Science Foundation © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham council refuse workers go on strike against redundancies, Perry Barr Depot, Birmingham. Birmingham City Council want to save £600,000 a year by axing 113 grade three bin men and replacing them with lower paid positions © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

McDonalds workers strike, Crayford, South East London. Fast Food Rights Campaign want 10 pounds an hour, end to zero hour contracts and union rights © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Lee Nelson AKA Simon Brodkin giving Theresa May a P45 he said was from Boris Johnson, Conservative Party Conference, Manchester 2017                       © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Waves from Storm Ophelia smashing into lighthouse and seawall, Porthcawl, South Wales © Paul Box/reportdigital.co.uk

Homeless and hungry queuing for food, Coventry. The soup kitchen and food bank is provided by The Midland Langar Seva Society. Eating cake                     © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Firefighters stand in respect, Justice for Grenfell silent walk, Kensington and Chelsea, London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Docker Vic Turner and and Bernie Steer are carried aloft after being released from jail. Five dockers were imprisoned in Pentonville prison for picketing, unofficial solidarity dock strikes
© Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Firefighters’ National Strike, 1977. Firemen on strike for more pay protest against Labour Prime Minister Jim Callaghan, Blackpool, 1977
© John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Strike by firemen 1977. Firemen in Euston, London get support from members of the public.
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Firemen’s strike pay strike 1977. Mass meeting in Hyde Park after a march through London
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Firemen’s strike 1977 RAF firemen trying to put out a fire, Stratford, East London
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FBU National Strike, 1977. Firefighters on strike for more pay protest in support of their pay claim, Liverpool
© John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Recalled FBU Conference 1978 (at end of Strike), A lobby outside against the acceptance of the pay deal. No Surrender
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Rally supporting bin workers strike, Victoria Square, Birmingham. The Labour council have issued redundancies to 113 binmen
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Bin workers strike. Resident pursuing refuse collection by contractors with his wheelie bin, Sparkbrook, Birmingham. Strike is costing 40,000 pounds a day. The Labour council have issued redundancies to 113 binmen
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Rubbish piling up, Sparkbrook, Birmingham Bin workers strike
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