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PCS: On Thursday 28 February 2008 the European Federation of Public Service Unions (EPSU) and its trade union affiliates from 10 countries across Europe, including PCS, will be demonstrating in Brussels to highlight the serious and growing problem of prison overcrowding.
Prison staff including warders, administrative and health workers from Austria, Belgium, France, Italy, Norway, Sweden, Spain and the UK will demonstrate in Brussels.
Members of PCS in the Prison Service will be holding events in England, Scotland and Wales as part of the campaign to highlight the growing crisis that is the UK prison population and the effects on workers within the system. PCS contact: Hannah Charnock Tel: 0207 801 2820 – Email:
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