LONDON (AP) — London’s famed Beefeaters and other workers at several Royal Palaces have gone on a rare strike in a dispute over pension payments.
There were picket lines Friday at the Tower of London, a UNESCO World Heritage site popular with tourists, and more work actions are planned for January.
The strikers carried placards but did not close the site.
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Strikers also appeared outside Hampton Court Palace and Kensington Palace in London, which also both remained open.
It was the Beefeaters’ first job action since the 1960s.
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