"It’s time our society took the needs of vulnerable people seriously and put more resources into social care.”
“The university has a duty to be a good employer and to serve the local community where they are based."
Great victory for members at Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh as the Trust withdraws outsourcing plan.
“This is a good outcome for all concerned and shows the value of staff standing together.”
“The Trust has so far ignored the deeply-felt objections to their damaging and divisive plans. They need to come back to the negotiating table urgently to avoid further strike action.”
The strike will take place from 6am on Thursday 28 June unless the Trust Board drops its outsourcing plan.
“Staff are really encouraged by the support they have received from the public, local politicians, Jeremy Corbyn and the wider trade union movement."
"The only way of stopping this from being a broken family is to get rid of this private company idea.”