2019-04-10 BEIS PCS outsourced workers' strike
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London, UK. 10th April 2019. Rebecca Long-Bailey, Shadow Secretary of State for Business Energy & Industrial Strategy, and Laura Pidcock, Shadow Minister for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, join outsourced workers belonging to the Public & Commercial Services (PCS) union on the picket line outside their place of work at the Government Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) during strike action to demand a real living wage of £10.55 per hour (the Living Wage Foundation's London Living Wage) and terms and conditions comparable with civil servants who work in the same department. Mark Serwotka, General Secretary of PCS, and Zita Holbourne, National Vice-President of PCS, also spoke.