Another day of disruption across the region as public service workers staged their latest walkout in their long running dispute over pay and pensions. Schools have been closed, firefighters have been on strike and services at job centres, libraries and courts have all been affected.
Unions members say the strikes have been backed by almost all their members. But, in the increasingly bitter stand off, the Government claim some unions didn't have a mandate for the action. Malcolm Robertson reports on the strike in the east of the ITV Anglia region:
The region's bracing itself for the largest Public Sector strikes since 2011.
How the public sector strikes could affect you
Public sector workers, including teachers and other school staff, are expected to strike on Thursday 10 July forcing some schools to shut.