Monthly Archives: July 2014

Second strike day set

A second strike day for local government and school support Unison members has been set for Tuesday, 30th September. This follows the one-day strike of Thursday, 10th July. Unison’s national leadership has said all along that forcing a better pay … Continue reading

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The Role of Dishonour

“On Saturday 19th July Sussex Defend the NHS began the long task of writing out the list of parliamentarians with interests in private health care: a Roll of Dishonour. Lots of passers-by joined in. At the same time we collected … Continue reading

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Brighton & Hove strike is great success

Brighton & Hove played a key part in the national public sector strike yesterday, with thousands in the city taking action. Local government workers, teachers, school support staff, civil servants and firemen joined the strike, with about 3,000 of them … Continue reading

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Call for public to support our strike

Brighton & Hove Local Government Unison branch has prepared a leaflet to explain to the public why we are going on strike and why we hope they will suppport us: Dear Colleagues, Friends and Family We would like to explain … Continue reading

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Now Unite and PCS members vote to join strike

Members of Unite, the country’s largest union, have voted overwhelmingly against the ‘insulting’ one per cent pay offer. Unite’s local government staff will now join up to two million council workers and teaching staff in taking strike action on Thursday … Continue reading

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