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Up to 2 mn workers stage public sector #J10 strike LIVE UPDATES

Published time: July 10, 2014 09:00
Edited time: July 10, 2014 11:31
Members of the Public and Commercial Services Union man a picket line outside the House of Commons in central London on July 10, 2014 (AFP Photo / Carl Court)

Members of the Public and Commercial Services Union man a picket line outside the House of Commons in central London on July 10, 2014 (AFP Photo / Carl Court)

An estimated 1.5 mn public sector workers have walked out forcing schools and offices to close during a massive coordinated strike against ‘poverty pay'. It is believed to be the biggest since the 1926 General Strike.

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Thousands of protesters gathered in London to strike over 'poverty pay'.

Video: /files/news/29/ee/c0/00/1816338_london_strike_480p.mp4

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#fbu firefighters out in force on today's demo #July10 pic.twitter.com/QWffwFoJnh

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