Redundancies raise their heads

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UNISON branches in England and Wales are gearing up to defend members after the University of Gloucester and Cardiff University both announced plans for redundancies to deal with funding shortages.

Gloucester warned unions at the weekend that it plans to cut 100 posts as it seeks to make savings of around £5m as part of its ‘Securing a Sustainable Future’ plan.

The university has recently opened a new £16m business school, and a new sports centre is close to being completed.

The local branch said it has been “aware for some time” that the university is trying to make savings, and…

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