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UNISON has commissioned NatCen Social Research to investigate the implications of public spending cuts for LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) people and services. You can …

8th July 2016Read More »
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The government recently introduced a new Children and Social Work Bill. It is now working its way through parliament. This new piece of legislation will …

5th July 2016Read More »
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Many UNISON West Sussex members will be experiencing a dreadful ongoing service from privateer rail firm Southern Railway. At the heart of this atrocious service …

2nd July 2016Read More »
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The University and College Union (UCU) will be holding a one day strike to coincide with a day of strike action by the National Union …

2nd July 2016Read More »
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UNISON’s national conferences took place in Brighton this year. The Branch sent a delegation (including Karen Daubney, Deputy Branch Secretary (left) and Young Members Officer …

28th June 2016Read More »
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As a branch, we would like to hear your views about the UNISON West Sussex Annual General Meeting (AGM). Take part in the survey here. …

23rd June 2016Read More »
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On behalf of West Sussex branch members who may have children educated in Brighton and Hove, the Campaign for Education in Brighton and Hove and ‘Hands Off Our Schools’ have convened a public meeting to oppose the pre-privatisation of schools. It takes place at the Friends Meeting House, Ship Street, …

23rd June 2016Read More »
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The 2016 school uniform grant scheme is now available. You can find an application form below. Please ensure UNISON receives this by 15 July 2016. …

27th May 2016Read More »
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The Department for Education is currently in the process of introducing a new assessment and accreditation scheme for children and family social workers. This scheme will represent a significant change for the profession. There is the possibility that in the future participation in the scheme will become mandatory for adult …

27th May 2016Read More »
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The Spring 2016 edition of Branch Lines is out now: Download your copy here! It includes two special features: one on developments in West Sussex …

23rd May 2016Read More »
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