TUI Head Office will be closed from 5pm on Tuesday, December 23rd and will reopen on Monday, January 5th 2015.
The TUI Executive Committee and the ASTI Standing Committee today decided that a second day’s strike action over the Junior Cycle dispute will take place on Thursday, January 22nd. The unions also decided, if necessary, to take an additional day of strike action, the date to be announced.
The People’s College, supported by ICTU and its affiliated trade unions, offer courses for working and retired people and a forum for them to express their cultural and artistic talents. In considering its future programme the college identified the lack of marching bands in the trade union movement and has decided to investigate the possibility of forming such a band.
Check out photographs pickets lines around the country on TUI's Facebook page and Twitter account.Thanks again to all who sent or shared photographs.
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27,000 second level teachers are taking strike action today in protest at concerns over significant elements of the proposed new Junior Cycle. Teachers represented by ASTI and TUI are concerned that aspects of the proposals pose a threat to education standards, fairness and quality. Teachers also have concerns about current system capacity to accommodate such major change.