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Strike threats: GMB on pension levels and industrial action

15 June 2011 Last updated at 12:21 BST

Iain McNicol of the GMB union said the majority of his members end up with pensions of around £3,000 a year, as he discussed threatened strike action by civil servants and teachers.

Former Communities Secretary Hazel Blears and former Conservative Cabinet Minister Cecil Parkinson give their views of how governments deal with strike action.

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