GTCW buffet causes union hiccup

22nd October 2010 at 01:00

Members of the NASUWT Cymru teaching union have protested outside the General Teaching Council for Wales (GTCW) for celebrating its tenth anniversary. The GTCW held a small buffet on Wednesday to mark its first decade, but NASUWT Cymru members called for the abolition of the council and accused it of "indulging in a celebration at teachers' expense".

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