It’s your vote

HUNDREDS of electricians took part in strike action today against changes which they say could see their wages cut by about 35 per cent.

The workers from Hartlepool and across the region formed a picket line at Hartlepool Power Station early this morning in protest at plans to abandon long-standing industry employment agreements.

The huge crowd flanked the entrance to the power station at the roundabout on Tees Road, with several police officers guiding vehicles into the site