University staff to hold coordinated strikes over pay, says UNISON

Five Universities in the South East taking strike action on 2 and 3 October 2023.

Striking workers by a sign for the University of Sussex

We’re not paid Kenough! University of Sussex strike (day 2)

Thursday 17 August saw day 2 of the strike by professional services staff at the University of Sussex. Here’s what happened.

A group of stiking workers at the UNiversity of Sussex.

University of Sussex staff on strike (day 1)

On 16 August 2023, professional services staff from the University of Sussex walked out for 48 hours in a dispute over pay. Here’s a round-up from day 1 on the picket lines.

Sussex University strike over pay ramps up next week, says UNISON

Industrial action will take place during ‘clearing week’, which will disrupt the process of filling courses with vacant spots, the union says.

Winchester University strike over pay ramps up this week

Three more days of strike action at the University of Winchester follow seven taken in June this year.

Stunning victory against outsourcing at the University of Surrey

Facilities staff at the university are celebrating after winning their campaign against privatisation by the backdoor and cuts to terms and conditions.

University strikes loom unless pay increases

Staff at the University of Sussex and University of Winchester vote to strike over pay

Raise wage offer and prevent more university strikes, says UNISON

Staff at the Universities of Sussex and Winchester are being balloted for strike action over pay from 4 April

University of Brighton and Winchester workers to strike again over wages

Staff at the two universities are taking a third round of strike action over pay

Brighton and Winchester university workers strike again over wages

Staff at the universities will take their second round of strike action on dates between 24 and 30 November

University of Brighton staff striking over ‘ludicrously low’ wage rise

Hundreds of staff at the University of Brighton including cleaners, administrators, library, catering and security workers will begin strike action this week in a dispute over pay, says UNISON. The workers, some of the lowest paid in the higher education sector, will walk out tomorrow (13 October), Friday (14) and Monday (17) after rejecting a […]

University staff vote to strike over ‘ludicrously low’ pay rise

Managers must put people before profits and pay staff proper, fair wages

Low pay issues prompt further strikes at Brighton University

Further strike days planned by UNISON for 1 and 4 April

‘Not Good Enough!’ say University of Brighton UNISON

UNISON members at University of Brighton weren’t going to let the weather stop them from making their voices heard over pay. After balloting for industrial action in January, the branch joined UCU members on picket lines for 2 days of action on 1 and 2 March.

Pay issues prompt University of Brighton strike action

Staff at at the university have voted to strike after a pay offer of just 1.5%