Monthly Archives: May 2016

Council cuts cleaners pay – due to Living Wage increase!

  Cleaning staff employed by Nviro at Council Offices have had a unilateral pay cut – they have been forced to reduce their hours by half an hour per week, to pay for a Living Wage increase. The council and … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Cllr. Tom Bewick : Don’t Fine Parents For Their Kids’ Strike Against SATS Tests

Dear Councillor Bewick, I hope this finds you well. I am writing on behalf of UNISON members, who are both parents of children in our local schools and employees within school support. We are deeply concerned that the apparent response … Continue reading

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Three Strikes But We’re Not Out

Brighton and Hove Unison members have been involved in supporting three strikes in the last week. But we won’t be balloting for strike action ourselves this year.   Last Tuesday saw two strikes, by doctors and railway workers – patient … Continue reading

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