10 Jan 2023

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

Data Correspondent and Presenter

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.