Some 600 AstraZeneca workers in Macclesfield are being balloted on strike action over proposed changes to the defined benefit pension scheme, unions say.
GMB - along with Unite - will ask its members to support a campaign of strikes to urge the multi-national drug company to reconsider its current position and consult meaningfully on scheme changes. The...
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