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NUS responds to Labour free bus travel pledge

NUS responds to Labour free bus travel pledge

Thursday 12 April 2018

Labour is announcing a new policy to fund free bus for under 25 years olds, a move claimed could help up to 13 million young people save up to £1,000 a year. The National Union of Students (NUS) welcomes this pledge – we represent over 7 million students in further and higher education, a majority of whom would be set to benefit from these proposals.  

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Joint UCU-NUS statement on the USS pensions dispute

Joint UCU-NUS statement on the USS pensions dispute

Tuesday 30 January 2018

Last week UCU's higher education committee agreed to launch an industrial action ballot in the dispute over the future of USS. After a meeting between Shakira Martin, NUS President and Sally Hunt, UCU General Secretary, NUS and UCU today are publishing a joint statement. You can read an earlier joint NUS-UCU statement from December 2017 here.

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