Star date: 22nd October 2018
AFTER TWO DAY STRIKE HOSPITAL WORKERS WIN NHS PAY PARITY
"We stuck together and we won!" Vicky, cleaner at Royal Bolton Hospital
Bolton Royal Hospital workers are celebrating a massive victory after taking two days of strike action over pay parity earlier this month, supported by Salford UNISON and many other trade unionists.
The workers, who include cleaners, catering staff, porters and security staff, are employed by Bolton NHS Trust's subsidiary company iFM, doing the same jobs as other NHS workers but were offered pay at a lesser rate. Now they have won an increase in line with other NHS workers, backdated to last April.
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