Swansea, UK. Thursday 10 July 2014
Pictured: Dafydd Francis of the NUT speaking at Castle Square Gardens, Swansea, south Wales.
Re: Strikes are taking place across the UK in a series of disputes with the government over pay, pensions and cuts, with more than a million public sector workers expected to join the action.
Firefighters, librarians and council staff are among those taking part from several trade unions, with rallies taking place across the UK.