Up to 2 mn workers stage public sector #J10 strike Live updates

Members of the Public and Commercial Services Union man a picket line outside the House of Commons in central London on July 10, 2014 (AFP Photo / Carl Court)
An estimated 1.5 mn public sector workers have walked out forcing schools and offices to close during a massive coordinated strike against ‘poverty pay'. It is believed to be the biggest since the 1926 General Strike.
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    Thousands of protesters gathered in London to strike over 'poverty pay'.

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    #fbu firefighters out in force on today's demo #July10pic.twitter.com/QWffwFoJnh

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