More Strike Days Ahead??

The UCU Special HE Sector conference on the 6th December has resolved to : “take 14 days of strike action (20th, 21st, 24th, 25th, 26th February; 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th March). This pattern should spread the action as evenly as possible across different days of the week, so as not […]


We have had requests regarding the contractual aspects of ASOS, and are aware members have been told to contact the Branch Representative(s) for clarification. Branch Reps are not employment lawyers, and will only advise you to refer to the UCU FAQ’s regarding ASOS and other aspects of the current mandated industrial action. For reference:

Well done and thank-you.

The 8 days are done. We now move to Action Short of a Strike (ASOS). Under the ASOS mandate, UCU is asking members to: work to contract not cover for absent colleagues not reschedule lectures or classes cancelled due to strike action not undertake any voluntary activities. It is worth familiarising yourself with the extensive […]

What an amazing day!!!

Great turn out from members on the picket line. Matched by significant numbers of GSA students standing in solidarity. Glasgow University helping us to lose our reserve and chant. Receiving support from ‘the people on the street’ as we walked to… The UCU Scotland rally on Buchanan Street, where we stood with hundreds of UCU members. Inspired by Jo […]