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Southampton Unite and Unison members marching in the city to protest about Southampton City Council’s proposed pay cuts.

Unions reject 'final proposal' from council

Small union group may scupper council deal

Small union group may scupper council deal

Southampton Civic Centre

Cost-cutting plans 'are clearly privatisation’

Union to urge rejection of pay deal to end industrial action

Union to urge rejection of pay deal

Unions urging council staff to reject pay deal

Union urging council staff to reject pay deal

Council staff on strike

Council staff on strike

Over 500 apply for bin jobs at council

Over 500 apply for bin jobs at council

Royston Smith

Council pay cuts talks resumed

500 council staff file unfair dismissal claims

500 council staff to file unfair dismissal claims

Anger as strike deal collapses

Anger as strike deal collapses

Social care staff join Unison members on the picket line in Southampton yesterday

Striking council staff 'risking the sack'

Southampton strikes to continue

Southampton strikes to continue

Vote could see end of city strikes

Vote could see end of city strikes

Social workers stage walkout

Social workers stage walkout

Reader vote on council strike action

Cedar Road, Southampton

Strike talks - and the city - are 'in a mess'

More strikes hit city but bin men carry on working

More strikes hit city but bin men carry on working

Big city clean up begins as more strikes loom

Big city clean up begins as more strikes loom

Talks to end strikes break up without a deal

Fresh hope of strike talks

Union members protesting as they march towards Guildhall Square, Southampton yesterday

Workers walk out on council leader

Protesters in Southampton's Guildhall Square this afternoon

Hundreds descend on council in angry protest

Council workers on a previous march in Southampton in protest over pay cuts

Council pay protest expected to draw thousands

Council could face £12m legal claims bill

D-Day for council pay cuts

The strikers make a musical point with their protest song

Strikers make musical point with protest song

Cllr Richard Williams

1,500 jobs need to go at city council, says Labour group leader

Social workers get bonus to stop them quitting

Social workers get bonus to stop them quitting

Overflowing bins in Harborough Road, Southampton

City covered in one million bin bags

Secret strike talks called off

Secret strike talks called off

Port expecting little disruption due to strikes

Port expects little disruption due to strikes

Unions warn of major disruption to port

Unions warn of major disruption to port

Arsonists torch mountain of rubbish

Arsonists torch mountain of rubbish

Street rubbish bonfire called off

Cllr Royston Smith

Council leader backs new strike laws in ‘ransom’ claim

Huge proportion of schools to close due to strikes

Huge proportion of schools to close due to strikes

A previous strike by Southampton librarians

Librarians join picket protests

Unions urge council to stop threat of dismissal

Unions urge council to halt threat of dismissal

Strike talks break down

Strike talks break down

More council strike action announced

More council strike action announced

Rubbish on Above Bar in Southampton

Fresh strike dates expected

STRIKES: Rubbish piles up across Southampton

Council claims 'some progress' in ACAS talks to end city strikes

Lone dust cart begins to clear 'at risk' rubbish in Southampton

Council workers march against the pay cuts

Workers' 'show of strength' ahead of talks

Council workers protesting today.

Mass protest over council pay cuts

Rubbish strike leads to explosion of vermin

Rubbish strike leads to explosion of vermin

Bin men on strike

100 jobs 'may go' if council talks fail

Rubbish has been mounting up on city streets

Police investigate attack on bin men

Itchen Bridge toll booth operators and staff in good spirits on the picket line.

Binmen on strike in city

Council workers in a previous march against looming pay cuts

Council billed for ‘80 taxis a day’ in mileage rate row

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