Up to ten thousand public sector workers across Oxforshire's public services wil be joining the national strike in defence of pensions.  People will also be expressing their anger at the closure and privatisation of our public services, the attacks on wages, jobs and benefits and the idea that working people and the poor should suffer the the brunt of the crisis while the people who caused it continue to reap untold wealth.



On the day thousands of workers from health, education, council and civil services, plus students will be picketing and marching.


We urge you to not sit at home on this day but to join in and make your voiceheard so  our demands for fairness and justice will be met.


Mass march

Feeder march assemblies If you can’t make your group specific feeder march please join where you can


Education workers and students

1.30 pm Harburton Mead, Off Marston Road



1.30 pm Corner Gipsy Lane/ London Rd


Council workers and civil servants

1.30 pm Manzil Way, Cowley Rd


Main march assembly

All other groups at 2pm Cowley Plain


Disabled assembly

Carfax Tower 2.30 pm to join main march


Coaches to Oxford march and rally from Banbury, Witney, Eynsham, Didcot, Abingdon, Thame, Wheatley:

  • Depart Harwell 11.50am; pick up:  11.55am Didcot community hospital;  12noon Didcot rail station ; 12.15pm Abingdon Town  Council, Abbey Close.;
  • Depart 12.15pm ; bus stop outside Camerons office, Witney; pick up 12.30pm Bartholomew School, Eynsham    
  • Depart 12 noon Banbury Town Hall, Bridge St, OX16 5QB; pick up 12.30pm Bicester North Rail Station 12.15pm 
  • Depart Lord Williams School, (Oxford Rd site) Thame; 12.40pm Wheatley Park School, Holton


Return journey will be from near rally between 5.30 and 6pm.

To book seats contact Julie on 07890081211


There are also smaller local rallies in:

Abingdon - 11am  Rally  - Abingdon Market Place, Abingdon
Banbury - 11am Banbury Town Hall, Bridge St, Banbury
Witney - 11am Church Green, Witney (with short march to David Cameron's office)