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Southampton City Council planning wholesale privatisation of public services, local MP claims

November 12, 2011 by


The leaders of Southampton City Council are planning a “wholesale privatisation” of local services in order to become an infamous ‘Virtual Council’, which local MP Alan Whitehead claims will be “a disaster for Southampton”. The accusation comes following the publishing of the Council’s “Change Agenda” written by Council Leader Royston Smith and Chief Executive Alastair […]

Public Sector Unions to take to the streets over Coalition Cuts

September 26, 2010 by


On Wednesday 29th Public Sector Union members are set to take to the streets to demonstrate against the Coalitions broad cuts in Public Services.  The rally is taking place between 17:00 and 18:00 at the Bargate. Instigated by the Southampton UNISON branch, all the major public sector trade unions in Southampton – UNISON, Unite, GMB, […]