Thursday 16 October 2014

Winter of Discontent

Remember the Winter of Discontent, due to PM James Callaghan's Labour government attempting to reduce galloping inflation down to 5 per cent? It looks as though we're heading that way again. National Gallery staff went on strike yesterday in protest against low pay and privatization of museum services. Rembrandt: The Late Works in the Sainsbury Wing managed to stay open, but most rooms were closed (CLICK).


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