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Real Living Wage goes up to £9.30 per hour

Brighton & Hove Local Government Unison branch continues to sponsor the city’s vibrant Living Wage Campaign and was at its event to mark Living Wage week on 13th November. The real Living Wage (not the fake “Living Wage” which is … Continue reading

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Join the fight for our NHS on 5th November

STOP PRESS! time change for Defend NHS lobby on 5th Nov The Defend NHS lobby of the Health and Wellbeing Board will now be at 8.45am at Hove Town Hall on Tuesday, 5th November. The meeting time has been changed … Continue reading

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Albion sign up to Living Wage

Brighton and Hove Albion have signed up to the city’s Living Wage campaign, sponsored by our Unison branch. The club has become one of a handful of Premiership clubs to pay all its staff the real Living Wage of £9 … Continue reading

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March for Moulsecoomb Primary!

The Department for Education has imposed a forced Academisation Order on Moulsecoomb Primary, a much loved local authority community school. Parents, staff, ex-pupils, trade unions, the council, local MPs and the wider community are united in fighting to keep the … Continue reading

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Hands Off Moulsecoomb Primary School!

PUBLIC MEETING – OPEN TO ALL TUESDAY 18TH JUNE 6-7.30PM MOULSECOOMB PRIMARY SCHOOL Following an “Inadequate” Ofsted rating Moulsecoomb Primary School faces being forced to join a multi-academy trust. This decision by the Department for Education is opposed by Brighton … Continue reading

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Your voice, your vote

It’s time to choose who speaks for you on UNISON’s national executive council. You’re hard at work keeping our vital public services running, and leading busy lives with your family and friends. So now’s your chance to elect the people … Continue reading

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Brighton General campaign speaker at branch AGM

Madeleine Dickens of Sussex Defend NHS will be speaking at our branch AGM on Wednesday (20th March) about the campaign to ensure the land at Brighton General Hospital is kept for community use. Read more about it here. All branch … Continue reading

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