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The Librarians Strike Back

July 14, 2010 by


Following the librarians’ strike on the 21st June, which opposed the cuts facing Southampton’s libraries, senior members of the region’s UNISON union branch have met with Southampton City Council to negotiate the cuts. The aim was to oppose the Councils plans for the libraries: 7 librarian posts are to be replaced by volunteers- who may […]

Freezing out in the cold – Flashmobbers strike again

December 13, 2009 by


Flashmobbers once again took to the streets of Southampton yesterday, with over 100 people ‘freezing’ for 5 minutes outside West Quay shopping centre. This is the 4th such flashmob in the last year in Southampton, but the first to be organised not specifically by Southampton University students.  Although over 3000 claimed to be intending to […]