Monthly Archives: May 2014

Save City College – Demonstrate on 31st May

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PAY, BALLOTS AND STRIKE ACTION BRIGHTON AND HOVE UNISON – A VERY DIFFERENT UNION!!! A few facts about ourselves. We are 4,700 members strong, the largest Trade Union Branch in the City, and with the GMB and NUT, represent 90% … Continue reading

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Vote “yes” to action over 1% pay offer!

A national ballot on the paltry 1% pay offer to local government staff started on 23rd May. In the indicative ballot, called in response to the paltry 1% offer from the employers, Brighton and Hove voted 5 to 1 to … Continue reading

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Defending courses and jobs at City College

Branch members are fighting the threat of compulsory redundancies and course closures at City College, Brighton. They joined UCU lecturers’ union colleagues and other supporters outside the college today (3 May) to protest at the college management’s plans. The college … Continue reading

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Trade unions against Ecostream

Brighton & Hove Unison members joined many other trade unionists at the regular weekly demonstration outside the Ecostream shop in Western Road today (3 May). The Israeli company operates from a factory on the occupied West Bank in Palestine, displacing … Continue reading

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