Strike action regretted: Cardiff Authority and Chair of Governors’ - press release

- 16 February 2011

Teachers and support staff at Danescourt Primary School will take further strike action tomorrow and Friday morning in support of the four teachers who have been unjustly suspended for the last five months.

The trade unions met with representatives of Cardiff Authority and the Chair of Governors on Monday at ACAS in an attempt to reach an agreement that would have averted the need to take action this week. After just over 9 hours of talks on Monday, and further telephone discussions today, it became clear that neither the Cardiff Authority nor the Chair of Governors were prepared to take responsibility for their wrong-doing and accept their shortcomings in this matter.

A spokesperson for the trade unions said: