Monthly Archives: January 2015

Open meeting for staff in the voluntary sector

We’d like to invite you along to our UNISON open meeting for community and voluntary sector workers on Wed 18th Feb 2015 from 5.15 – 7pm at the Brighthelm Centre, North Road, Brighton  Do you work for a charity, … Continue reading

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Sussex Defend the NHS meeting still on tomorrow!

Sussex Defend the NHS has organised an Open Forum at the Brighthelm Centre tomorrow evening (29th Jan) – details below: Migrants: What they do for the NHS and how they miss out on healthcare Do you have stories to tell … Continue reading

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NHS strike called off

Reported by the BBC today: Unison’s national leadership has suspended the planned strike for its NHS members in England which was scheduled for 29 January. It follows several meetings with Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt to resolve disputes over pay. The … Continue reading

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Support our NHS colleagues on strike 29th Jan

Unison colleagues working in the NHS will be taking strike action for 12 hours on Thursday, 29th January. There will be picket lines at all the main NHS buildings in the city and there will be a rally at 1pm … Continue reading

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Union member’s request for sponsorship

Frances Ford, a Unison branch rep at the Brighton Centre, is inviting sponsorship for a cycle challenge in Tanzania to raise money for three women’s cancer charities. She writes: PLEASE SPONSOR ME I am part of an amazing group of … Continue reading

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Lobby for a living rent

80% of market rent is not affordable – we need new council housing at a living rent! This is the message from the Brighton & Hove Living Rent Campaign, which has called a lobby of the council’s housing committee on … Continue reading

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Turning a crisis into a drama

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