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The High Court has ruled in favour of refuse workers fighting for their jobs 

20 Sep 17

The Unite Union took Birmingham City Council to the High Court to challenge the 106 redundancy notices sent out to staff – 2 weeks after a deal was allegedly made through ACAS by the former leader of Birmingham City Council Cllr John Clancy to take…


News
Birmingham bin strike halted after court ruling 

20 Sep 17

A full trial will take place to determine if council bosses acted unlawfully in issuing redundancy notices.


Rugby
Birmingham’s bin strike suspended after dustmen win legal battle 

20 Sep 17

Injunction granted blocking proposed 106 redundancies ahead of full court hearing in November…


News
Birmingham’s bin strike suspended after dustmen win legal battle 

20 Sep 17

Injunction granted blocking proposed 106 redundancies ahead of full court hearing in November…


Rugby
Union in bid to stop Birmingham bin workers losing jobs 

18 Sep 17

The redundancy notices were due to take effect on October 1, but the council has agreed to extend the deadline to October 4…


News
Social care redundancies will leave service on brink of collapse warns union 

15 Sep 17

4 million cuts to city’s home care service include 150 care workers jobs…


FOI
Restructure of Neighbourhood Services, Regulatory Services and Environmental Services – approval of redundancies 

15 Sep 17

Response by Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council to Phil Kershaw on 15 September 2017 .


FOI
Restructure of Neighbourhood Services, Regulatory Services and Environmental Services – approval of redundancies 

14 Sep 17

Request sent to Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council by Phil Kershaw on 14 September 2017 .


Rugby
Where we stand now on the Birmingham bins crisis 

9 Sep 17

Bin staff rejoined picket lines last Friday after Birmingham City Council began issuing redundancy notices on some of its waste staff…


Blog comment
Solidarity with Birmingham Bins Strikers 

7 Sep 17

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.


Blog arts
A Dog Without Purpose 

5 Sep 17

FAITHFUL RUSLAN Belgrade Theatre, Coventry, Tuesday 5 th September, 2017   If George Orwell had written Lassie Come Home it might have turned out something like this: heavy with political allegory and mired in the harshness of life.


Rugby
Birmingham bins strike returns – and is set to rumble into 2018 

4 Sep 17

Chilling warning from unions after Birmingham City Council announced it was issuing redundancy notices to dustmen last night…


Blog feature
The Great Dorset Maize Maze 

4 Sep 17

Ten years ago, just after being made redundant, we spent three weeks camping in Dorset in order to save money.


Rugby
Union leaders threaten winter of discontent as bin strike row escalates 

1 Sep 17

Bin staff rejoined picket lines on Friday after Birmingham City Council began issuing redundancy notices on some of its waste staff…


News
Bin strike resumes as Birmingham City Council issues redundancy notices. 

1 Sep 17

The long-running Birmingham bin strike, which started in June and is costing taxpayers around £40,000 a day, has resumed today (01/09) after Birmingham City Council announced it was issuing redundancy notices to workers.


Local news
Man charged after shooting in Wishaw Lane, Minworth in Sutton… 

1 Sep 17

A MAN has been charged following a shooting in Sutton Coldfield.


Local news
#BrumBins strike back on as redundancy notices issued 

1 Sep 17

Birmingham’s refuse collectors are back on strike today after  Birmingham City Council announced yesterday (Thursday 31st August) that it was to go ahead with plans to change the current Grade 3 Leading Hand refuse collector role to a Grade 2 …


Rugby
Birmingham bins strike returns – and is set to rumble into 2018 

1 Sep 17

Chilling warning from unions after Birmingham City Council announced it was issuing redundancy notices to dustmen last night…


News
Birmingham bin strike: Redundancy notices for refuse workers 

31 Aug 17

The Unite union says there is a “very strong likelihood the strikes will resume” in Birmingham.


Local news
#BrumBins Council to go ahead with refuse collector redundancies 

31 Aug 17

Birmingham City Council has this evening (Thursday 31st August) announced that it will go ahead with plans to change the current Grade 3 Leading Hand refuse collector role to a Grade 2 position, making those currently in the role redundant.


Council
Waste collection service update – August 31 

31 Aug 17

In order to protect its legal and financial position, the council is issuing redundancy notices to the Grade 3 Leading Hands in the refuse service – as approved by Cabinet on 27 June.


Local news
#BrumBins strike SUSPENDED as council agree to keep threatened posts 

16 Aug 17

Industrial action by Birmingham’s refuse collectors has been SUSPENDED following progress in talks.


News
West Midlands unemployment rise 

16 Aug 17

The Office for National Statistics said the number of people in work nationally rose by 125,000 to 32.07 million in the three months to June, with the employment rate climbing by 0.3 per cent to a record 75.1 per cent.


News
Man set to appear in court charged with murder of pensioner 

14 Aug 17

A BIRMINGHAM man will appear at court this morning (Monday 14 August) in connection with the death of his elderly mother.


Local news
Darren Hammond charged with murder of Beryl Hammond after body… 

14 Aug 17

A MAN will appear at court this morning (Monday, August 14) in connection with the death of his elderly mother.