Monthly Archives: August 2013

Support for greenkeepers’ strike

Local trade unionists have been visiting the week-long picket at Hollingbury golf course to show their support for the striking greenkeepers there. The greenkeepers are employed by Mytime Leisure which is trying to cut their wages by up to £4,000, … Continue reading

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Unison branch members on anti-fracking march

Members of Brighton & Hove Local Government Unison branch joined the anti-fracking march in Balcombe today (Sunday, 18th August). Green MP Caroline Lucas was also among the hundreds of people who turned out to say “Frack Off” to Quadrilla.

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Support the greenkeepers!

All this week (19-23 August) there will be a strike by Unison and GMB workers at Waterhall and Hollingbury golf courses as the employer, MyTimeActive, is looking to cut their salaries by £4000 Please support this strong response from two … Continue reading

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Pay and allowances offer rejected

At a special branch committee meeting yesterday (13th August), Brighton & Hove Local Government Unison branch voted to reject the council’s final offer on pay and allowances because of a range of outsanding issues and the fact that we still … Continue reading

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