10 Jan 2023

Sturgeon vows to fight government’s Strikes Bill ‘every step of the way’ in Scotland

Scotland Correspondent

Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon denounced the government’s minimum service bill – which will apply across the whole of the UK – as a move to ‘take away workers rights’, vowing to fight it ‘all the way’.

She was speaking as primary school teachers in Scotland walked out, after last-ditch pay talks failed to produce a breakthrough.