Brighton and Hove binmen call off all action from midnight

Binmen and drivers in Brighton and Hove will be working as normal from tomorrow (Friday 7 November). They will end their work to rule after a long-running dispute with Brighton and Hove City Council. The council said on its website today (Thursday 6 November): “Industrial action...
Posted On 06 Nov 2014 at 2:07 pm

Labour hopefuls pledge to make Brighton and Hove a Living Wage city

Labour’s Brighton and Hove candidates at the next general election and the party’s local leader have pledged to make Brighton and Hove a Living Wage city. The move follows an announcement on Monday (3 November) that the living wage was rising from £7.65 an hour to £7.85. The four...
Posted On 06 Nov 2014 at 2:02 pm

Brighton credit union offers debt lifeline

A Brighton-based credit union is holding an information afternoon to offer people a financial lifeline and an alternative to loan sharks. The event is being held to help people learn about the low-cost loans available from the East Sussex Credit Union, which has its offices in...
Posted On 06 Nov 2014 at 1:48 pm