Local News Archive

August 20th, 2013

'August' obviously refers to the month, rather than what would be a big headed description of a little branch newsletter. 


The newly revamped newsletter comes in two useful formats: all colour for reading online and a nearly wholly black and white version for printing off at work...

August 9th, 2013

Dear Members,


The mobile phone number of Nick McMaster, Comms Officer and Brighton and Hove Staff Side Lead is now working. Details in Contacts Page.


Enjoy your weekend.

July 26th, 2013

Dear Brighton Members,


The mobile phone number of Nick McMaster, staff side lead for Brighton and Hove is currently unavailable. Nnick can be contacted at Mill View on x2440. Please also note that Nick is on leave until 5th August. All urgent enquiries should be directed to Peter...

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:



May 20th, 2013

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

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...