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In pictures: Technical staff strike over pensions

Strikers picket the entrance to the Sussex university campus

Strikers picketed the entrances to the university campus. Several delivery drivers refused to cross the picket line as a show of solidarity.

Words and pictures by Tom Wills

Paul Russell holds a placard reading 'Unite on Pensions'

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Paul Russell has worked in the university’s maintenance department for 25 years. He said, “A decent pension means you can have a reasonable living when you retire. You can pay your heating bills and not be reliant on the government.”

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