Five Universities in the South East taking strike action on 2 and 3 October 2023.
Thursday 17 August saw day 2 of the strike by professional services staff at the University of Sussex. Here’s what happened.
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.
Industrial action will take place during ‘clearing week’, which will disrupt the process of filling courses with vacant spots, the union says.
The ballot runs from 23 May to 4 July 2023 and covers tens of thousands of council and school workers in the region.
Facilities staff at the university are celebrating after winning their campaign against privatisation by the backdoor and cuts to terms and conditions.
Staff at the University of Sussex and University of Winchester vote to strike over pay
The government needs a properly staffed Environment Agency if natural habitats and water sources are to be protected.
Staff at the Universities of Sussex and Winchester are being balloted for strike action over pay from 4 April
Over 87% of UNISON members reject ‘inadequate’ pay offer and vote to move to a formal strike ballot
But ignoring NHS workers for this long was a big mistake and refusing to take their concerns seriously has been hugely damaging for all involved
Staff at the two universities are taking a third round of strike action over pay
Environment Agency workers started a 12-hour strike at 7am on Wednesday 8 February, alongside their Prospect colleagues. Here’s some of the action
Thousands of Environment Agency employees begin to ramp up their dispute over pay today (Tuesday) as they begin a further period of industrial action, including a 12-hour strike, says UNISON. The union is urging the government to stop ignoring the Environment Agency’s “invisible workforce” and begin talks to increase the woeful wages of staff. Poor […]
UNISON and Prospect to walk out on 8 February 2023