Bristol UCU Newsflash, 6th July 2022 

1) Industrial Action Ballot

Bristol UCU and all UCU HE members will be balloted in October on strike action, with a view to taking strike action in November over our 4 Fights and USS disputes.

2) USS Update, July 2022

For an update on the USS legal challenge and more, please see

3) Calling Notice: Extra-ordinary General Meeting, Thursday 14 July, 1pm to 2pm

An Extra-ordinary General Meeting (EGM) of the Branch has been called to debate a motion on “Redundancies and student caps” as set out at:

The EGM will be held on Thursday 14 July, 1pm to 2pm on Microsoft Teams – join the meeting, using the link:

4) Exceptional Recognition Payment

The Board of Trustees are adamant in not revisiting the terms of the Payment before the July payroll.

For more information: