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About Birmingham Against The Cuts

Birmingham Against The Cuts is a group formed by Trade Unions, Service Groups, User Groups and Campaign Groups in Birmingham to oppose the cuts being made by the Conservative/Liberal Democrat coalitions both nationally and locally. If you are a Birmingham or West Midlands group, please get in touch with us to collaborate with fighting against the cuts. If you would like to get more involved with anti-cuts action in Birmingham, come along to one of our open meetings, or contact us by facebook message or e-mail to be put in contact with a group working in your area or employment/benefit sector

Bin workers strike support group launch meeting Tue 3 Oct 7pm Council House

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by | September 25, 2017 · 2:24 pm

Transfer of Council Early Years staff to new employers – Union recognition refused by two providers

On Thursday 14 September the Joint Trade Unions GMB and Unison held an update meeting with management over the proposed transfer of BCC staff to the winning contractor Birmingham City Healthcare Trust (BCHT). .

Both unions have now lodged disputes with the council over how the contract was awarded and how no safeguards for members were considered as part of the bidding process.  Continue reading

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Scrap the Pay Cap – public meeting with Mark Serwotka and Len McCluskey, Wed 20 Sept 6pm Birmingham

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by | September 14, 2017 · 7:37 am

Support the Bin Strike – Demonstration Sunday 17 September 11am Victoria Sq

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by | September 11, 2017 · 6:13 pm

Solidarity with Birmingham Bins Strikers

Having agreed a deal to save the jobs of over 100 Birmingham bin workers the council reneged and sent out redundancy notices at the weekend. As a result the bin workers walked back out on strike. Birmingham People’s Assembly supports the strikers.  Continue reading

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#Birminghambinstrike: cabinet DID support Clancy deal, here’s the count

Bins piling high in Birmingham – but where does blame lie? Continue reading

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BHAM COUNCIL MUST NOT BE ALLOWED TO SCAPEGOAT CLANCY TO RENEGE ON BIN DEAL

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