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Debunked: 4 myths of the USS pension ballot

Published: 23rd September, 2019

It’s no surprise that members of an education union hold a variety of views. But there are currently in circulation four myths about the USS pension ballots that do not stand up to scrutiny. We address these here. Myth 1 The second Joint Expert Panel report is soon to be delivered. We should wait to…

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Jane Hutton’s Open letter to UUK regarding USS valuations

Published: 11th September, 2019

Leicester UCU members may be interested in Jane’s struggles in obtaining information to assess USS deficit claims:

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Global Climate Strike Day

Event Date: September 20, 2019

30-minute solidarity climate stoppage

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Out-of-the-ordinary general meeting and welcome

Event Date: October 7, 2019

Out-of-the-ordinary general meeting and welcome – 7 Oct

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Out-of-the-ordinary general meeting and welcome – 7 Oct

Published: 1st September, 2019

Join us on Monday 7 October – from 4:30pm (venue: Physics Lecture Theatre A) – for an extraordinary general meeting of Leicester UCU, followed by welcome gathering. In the middle of not one but two strike ballots – in defence of our USS pensions and for greater equality and pay rises that aren’t real-terms pay…

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