Local News Archive

July 3rd, 2013

Well, we like to think we do many things differently to our employers, but in a remarkable case of IT synergy, we are currently experiencing some IT problems. Now, it is nothing as disastrous as 2e2 managed to conjure up, but there has been a problem with our national news and twitter feeds....

May 30th, 2013

Phil, our comrade from the Brighton Trades Council has kindly updated us on the latest events and campaigns against ConDem austerity. Go to our notice board for further details:

 

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May 20th, 2013

Struggling with the rising cost of living? Finding that you have to economise in every area of expenditure?

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May 9th, 2013

 

Peter Atkinson, Branch Secretary writes:

 

Dear Colleague,

 

Please see below for information and issues that I thought you would find of interest.

 

We meet regularly with the Trust in a variety of different ways – the Partnership Forum, The...

April 24th, 2013

Peter Atkinson Joint Staff Side Secretary and UNISON Branch Secretary writes:

 

The Government has accepted a recommendation from the Pay Review Body that all Agenda for Change pay points should be increased by 1% from 1 April. We are consulting about how you want UNISON to...

April 12th, 2013

 

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April 12th, 2013

Nick, Comms Officer writes: With government health policies seemingly hell bent on dismantling the NHS, an increasing number of Sussex Partnership UNISON members are being TUPE'd into third sector providers. In April, members working in the Brighton day services at Buckingham Road and the Allen...

April 12th, 2013

The further dismantling of the NHS continues under the auspices of the Brighton and Hove Clinical Commissioning Group, who have decided that the much valued Support Homes currently run by Sussex Partnership Foundation Trust, are to be tendered out with the contract being awarded in May. 

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March 11th, 2013

UNISON, the UK's largest union, is aiming to boost recruitment and fight back against the Government's public service job cuts with its brand new advertising campaign 'Essential Cover'.

 

The union is once again blazing a trail with a series of ads on TV as well as in national,...

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