Over a thousand people marched through the streets of Bournemouth in support of the nationwide industrial action by Public Sector workers over pensions.
Some of the photos above and video “N30 Strike on pensions in Bournemouth” by Kjetil Lier Svendsen
More photo’s from November 30th courtesy of Mark Chappell, If you would like to purchase images from this link please email firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss the price.
Link to video of march by Bournemouth Echo (1min 22secs)
Public Sector Strikes 2011 Gallery – Bournemouth Echo
Demonstrations against Government cuts – Demotix
November 30th was the biggest co-ordinated industrial action for 30 years with over 2 million Public Sector workers withdrawing their labour. There were protest marches up and down the country, ranging in size from 500 to 50,000 people, including:
Aberdeen, Aberystwyth, Aylesbury, Banbury, Barrow-in-Furness, Bath, Bedford, Birmingham, Blackburn, Blackpool, Bolton, Bournemouth, Bradford, Brighton, Bristol, Burnley, Bury, Bury St Edmonds, Calderdale, Cambridge, Canterbury, Carlise, Cardiff, Chatham, Chelmsford, Chester, Chippenham, Coventry, Crewe, Darlington, Dereham, Derby, Doncaster, Dorchester, Dover, Dudley, Dundee, Eastbourne, Edinburgh, Exeter, Flintshire, Glasgow, Gloucester, Gravesham, Gwynedd, Halifax, Hartham, Harlow, Hastings, Horsham, Huddersfield, Hull, Ipswich, Isle of Wight, Kings Lynn, Kingston, Kirklees, Llandrindod Wells, Lancaster, Leatherhead, Leeds, Leicester, Lincoln, Liverpool, London, Lowestoft, Luton, Maidenhead, Maidstone, Manchester, Merthyr Tydfil, Middlesbrough, Milton Keynes , Newcastle, Norwich, Nottingham,, Northampton, Oldham, Oxford, Peterborough, Plymouth, Portsmouth, Preston, Reading, Rotherham, Sandwell, Sittingbourne, Sheffield, Slough, Southampton, Stoke, Swansea, Swindon, Taunton, Telford, Thanet, Torbay, Trowbridge, Truro, Wakefield, Warrington, Whitehaven, Wigan, Winchester, Wirrall, Witney, Woking, Wolverhampton, Worthing, Wrekin, Wrexham, Wycombe, York
A truly staggering and inspiring show of solidarity.