1. ITV Report

Strike action in Carlisle as part of national protest against pension reforms

Members of the PCS Union at the Rural Payments Agency in Carlisle have gone on strike as part of a national protest against changes in their pension. David Niven from the union explained to ITV Border why the strike is important:

There are also other unions on strike today across the UK including UNITE who are protesting against NHS reforms.

The strike outside the RPA Credit: ITV Border