In a statement released on Friday 29 June the University and College Union (UCU) announced it will ballot its members for industrial action in a pay row. This follows a recommendation made by the Universities and Colleges' Employers Association (UCEA)...
Strike action which may have continued into exam time has been called off as members from the Universities and College Union (UCU) voted to accept a proposal made by Universities UK (UUK) at the end of last month. In what...
This morning Liberal Democrat candidate for Norwich South James Wright spoke to Concrete to discuss his policies and personal stances, two days before voters will go to the polling booths. Mr Wright has been a Norwich City councillor since 2010,...
Labour incumbent Clive Lewis retained Norwich South last night, with an increased majority. In the early hours of this morning, as tellers were finalising their vote counts across the country, the results for the university constituency came in. Mr Lewis, who...
The boss of UEA’s student union has left the organisation, it can be revealed. An email sent to all UEASU staff on Monday said Jim Dickinson, who headed the SU since 2013 “no longer works for the SU”. Concrete understands his...