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Union slams City Council cuts as ‘devastating’

November 23, 2010 by


The Southampton branch of the public sector UNISON have released details of the scale of cutbacks Southampton City Council is proposing, slamming them as ‘devastating’ and that “The effects of the cuts proposed will disproportionately hit low paid women workers and carers that rely on these services”. The City’s Youth Service in particular were highlighted, […]

Monday Afternoon of Discontent: Unions to take to the streets this Monday over Library and University Cuts

June 19, 2010 by


Southampton will see Public Sector Union members and campaigners taking to the streets this coming Monday 21st over proposed cuts in both the Cities Libraries and the University of Southampton.  The upsurge in Industrial unrest comes as cuts in Public Services from Central and Local Government approach and their proposed severity increases. Southampton’s Libraries have […]