Monthly Archives: May 2013

Pop Up Union in Trade Dispute

Practically day for day a year ago, Sussex management announced plans to outsource 235 members of staff covering an extensive majority of the campus services. Today, a new single issue union announced a trade dispute over the outsourcing. This follows … Continue reading

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May 2013 – One year on: new union, better pensions, a symbol of resistance

This month has marked a year of struggle against the privatisation of Sussex University. Things have inevitably slowed down on the public and student side of the campaign. But work has been ongoing behind the scenes, especially for the trade … Continue reading

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It’s official: the Pop-Up Union is a listed trade union!

Since the Pop-Up Union was formed in March this year, we have been in discussions with the Certification Officer regarding being entered onto the official list of active trade unions. We are pleased to announce we have now been entered … Continue reading

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Leftover Property from Occupation and Quick Update

There is a lot of leftover items (heaters, bedding, clothing, etc.) from the occupation which has been waiting for collection in Falmer House for a few weeks now. If not collected by 5pm today, these items will be donated to … Continue reading

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