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University staff to strike over pensions

The University of Manchester is amongst 61 UK Universities to be hit in February

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Academics to walk out over “insulting” pay levels

Staff will stage a strike next Thursday and Friday as well as refusing to work overtime or set extra work from the 25th onwards

A strike by university staff may cause delays in graduation 
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Strikes set to affect exam results

UCU strikes could delay graduation

David Willetts has joined Vince Cable's call to curb senior management pay rises.

Ministers ‘very concerned’ by vice chancellor’s pay rises

Vince Cable and David Willetts have called for senior management to show “much greater restraint”

Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell admits that Manchester University is below its target  this year for home students. Photo: Martin Klefas Stennett

Russell Group could see £80 million loss

Low numbers of undergraduates could cause universities to lose up to £80 million