Environment Agency staff start to vote on possible strike over pay

Staff voted to reject a pay offer of 2% and an additional £345

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 […]

Kintbury care home saved following UNISON campaign

Staff, care home residents and their families are celebrating after a successful campaign to save Notrees Care Home in West Berkshire

Environment Agency staff overwhelmingly reject pay offer

Rejection in the consultative ballot makes clear that ‘now is the time for the agency to step up and make the case for an increased pay offer’

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

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

UNISON recommends that EA members reject ‘insulting’ offer

The offer of 2%, plus a lump sum, comes after decades of falling pay at the Environment Agency, with attacks on terms and conditions