The city of Brighton and Hove could face a second bin strike within the space of two weeks.
Talks between the GMB Union and the council broke down last night in the ongoing dispute over councillors' plans to streamline it's allowances system.
Today is the fifth day of refuse workers' current strike. It's now believed they will walk out again, after briefly returning to work over the weekend, on Monday.
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