Brighton & Hove City Council apologises to residents for strike disruption

A week-long strike by Brighton and Hove's refuse collectors continues. Binmen held a demonstration through the city streets on Saturday. The industrial action is over a change to allowances which coud see some workers pay cut by thousands of pounds.

The City Council and union officials are due to meet later today.

Brighton & Hove City Council has apologised to residents for the disruption and has advised people to take their rubbish to recycling centres.

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We are very sorry that our service is being affected during the dispute and will keep you up to date with developments

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If you can please take rubbish and recycing to a recycling centre. Extended opening hours start today http://t.co/Cxfbm5vg6W #Brighton #Hove

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