Monthly Archives: April 2013

Calling all women in the branch!

We need one more woman to attend our national Unison conference in Liverpool. There are two parts to the conference – the Local Government section on 16 and 17 June (travel on 15 June) and the national section from 18-21 … Continue reading

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Stop March for England

Demonstration this Sunday, 21st April, 11am Brighton Pier March for England (MfE) – a far-right organisation closely linked to the violent and racist English Defence League is holding another of its hate-fuelled marches along Brighton seafront this Sunday. MfE marches … Continue reading

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Bury Thatcher’s legacy – Clock Tower at 6pm

Thatcher’s funeral – now let’s bury her legacy – CLOCK TOWER 6PM, Wed 17th April Brighton Trades Council invites you to join the protest on the day of Thatcher’s funeral. Join us from 6pm this Wednesday at the Clock Tower … Continue reading

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Greenkeepers ballot for strike action

Greenkeepers are balloting for strike action after pay talks collapsed. Social enterprise company Mytime Active put forward a proposal to cut pay and lay off staff at the Hollingbury and Waterhall courses in Brighton in February. The firm said it … Continue reading

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Latest on pay

Messenger to Unions 24Apr13Read the latest information on our pay negotiations.

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Defend our NHS protest on 6th April

Around 300 people joined the protest, march and rally at the Royal Sussex County┬áHospital on Saturday, 6th April┬áto defend the NHS against the ConDem government’s attacks. Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals Trust has a new Chief Executive, Matthew Kershaw. He … Continue reading

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