Ministers knew ordinary workers would be affected but they ploughed on regardless
Campaign will go on for Backto60 justice
UNISON urges members to fill in questionnaire to help gather evidence for parliamentary inquiry, ending on 6 September
New pension schemes will leave staff struggling to plan for retirement and significantly worse off in their old age
Current staff to keep final salary pensions after strong campaign against proposals to change them – though scheme will be closed to new non-academic staff from 2019
These attacks are completely unwarranted. In the past five full financial years, United Utilities has earned £1.6 billion in profits, whilst over a billion was paid out in shareholder dividends over the same period. In 2016/17 their two most senior staff – CEO Steve Mogford and CFO Russ Holden – were paid more than £4 million between them.