Thousands of public sector workers across the North West joined the successful industrial action yesterday. The employers and Government can be in no doubt about the resolve and determination of working people to achieve a fair deal for public sector workers and a fair deal for public services.
Thanks to all those who sent in pictures from picket lines and rallies. There is a small selection of the many photos on the liveblog: Click here
Sue Glithero, the Chair of the NJC, spoke at a packed rally at Piccadilly Gardens in Manchester. You can read the text of Sue’s speech here.
Angela Rayner appeared on Granada Reports yesterday evening and you can currently see her interview here.
The North West local government service group meets on 17 July to review and discuss the action.
A Great Day – but it’s just a beginning: click here for Angie’s blog.