The college strike: pictures from the picket line

Will Martin

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Thousands of staff members from 200 colleges in England are on strike today in response to the Association of Colleges' recommendation that its members do not offer a pay rise to their staff for 2015-16.

Members from both the University and College Union (UCU) and Unison have been picketing since this morning, with many attending rallies in London and Manchester to lobby for a pay rise.

Those on strike have received support from political parties, fellow union members and FE staff around the UK.

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Will Martin

Will is a junior reporter at TES

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