Sep 19th, 2012

Stephen McLean, Brighton locality steward has sent in this report:

Demonstrations to defend the NHS hit streets across London on Saturday the 15th September. Some 5,000 marched through Ealing, west London. And hundreds protested in Brent, north west London and in Woolwich, south east...

Aug 28th, 2012

Pip Tindall, Branch International Officer writes:

All over the world working people are facing an unprecedented attack on their jobs, rights, pay and conditions, and massive cuts to the services they rely on. The first week of September...

Jul 11th, 2012

Brighton and Hove Steward Stephen McLean writes:

Dear All

In a recent letter from health secretary Andrew Lansley to chair of NHS staff council Christine McAnea, Lansley states "it is clear that the majority of NHS staff have not rejected the (pension) proposals."

This is an...

May 2nd, 2012

John Duffy, steward from Brighton and Hove writes:

I think this latest UNISON pension ballot has been a deeply confusing process for all our members, and while I think we did well as a branch (I got regular emails from our Branch Secretary reminding me to vote), it was...

May 1st, 2012

Stephen McLean, Steward from Brighton and Hove writes:

I recently received a letter from MP for Hove Mike Weatherly in response to a 38 Degrees petition I had signed. The letter was an attempt to assure me that the NHS is most certainly not being privatised and that the...