It’s your vote

Are public sector workers right to consider strike action to protect their pensions?

Ballot papers were being prepared today for millions of public sector workers set to launch a series of strikes, starting with a day of action on November 30, in a bitter row over pensions.

More than 20 unions representing up to three million workers ranging from firefighters and school dinner ladies, to social workers and driving test examiners, are on a collision course with the Government.