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ALL MEMBERS: Please update your own Unison membership details….

Did you know you can create your own account and update your own personal details with My UNISON? Access member-only content, including unrestricted access to UNISON Knowledge Manage your subscriptions Access favourite articles Rate […]

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UNISON ADVICE SUPPLEMENTARY TO THE TMBC NJC PAY AWARD 2019-2020 INFORMATION BOOKLET

UNISON ADVICE SUPPLEMENTARY TO THE TMBC NJC PAY AWARD 2019-2020 INFORMATION BOOKLET To: All UNISON members who fall under Local Authority Terms & Conditions (NJC Pay: Green Book)   Re: […]

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Immigration advice as Brexit approaches:

If you’re a member and worried about your status after the UK’s scheduled departure from the European Union, we can help With less than a month to go until the […]

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Don’t be hoodwinked by PM’s promises on workers’ rights, warns UNISON:

Commenting on the government’s announcement about workers’ rights, UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said: “Any guarantees about protecting existing and ensuring future employment rights must be in the Prime Minister’s […]

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INTRODUCTION TO THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT PENSION SCHEME (Free to all Unison Members)

1 DAY – 7th March At Unison Regional Centre, Arena Point, Hunts Bank, Manchester M3 1UN This course will help you understand :  Your State Pensions Your Pension Options Your […]

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UNISON has almost one million women members – more than two thirds of our union.

Women still earn a lot less than men and face sex discrimination and harassment at work. Our members also juggle work and home commitments. Many have caring responsibilities and almost […]

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Is Social Work A Profession Still Worth Fighting For?…..

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School Uniform Assistance for members

UNISON There for You will be looking to assist UNISON members with school uniform grants again in 2018.  Do you know a member who is struggling to make ends meet […]

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NJC Pay Offer 2018/20: Consultation

NJC Pay Offer 2018-20 Member Consultation Briefing UNISON North West *NJC Pay Offer 2018-20 Recommendation To Members Your Branch, your North West Regional Service Group and your NJC Committee recommend […]

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Women in Unison: The Abortion Act – 50 Years On

Today marks 50 years of the Abortion Act.  Below is a copy of a card which has been sent to all North West MPs from the North West Women’s Committee […]

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BLACK HISTORY MONTH: – TEN TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR ‘THE SUITCASE’ …..

NORTH WEST REGIONAL BLACK MEMBERS COMMITTEE INVITE UNISON MEMBERS TO JOIN IN THEIR CHOSEN EVENTS FOR BLACK HISTORY MONTH OCTOBER 2017 NWRBMC have purchased 10 tickets for THE SUITCASE , […]

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UNISON VICTORY ON TRIBUNAL FEES AT SUPREME COURT

A welcome message from UNISON`s General Secretary, Dave Prentis.   “I am delighted to tell you that UNISON Legal Services has been successful in its challenge to Employment Tribunal Fees. […]

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UNISON Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) Briefing

This briefing informs UNISON members of the new LGPS regulations and guidance and the issues related to it. The regulations are instructions to the LGPS administration authorities on how to invest […]

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2016 and 2017 NJC Payscales & Allowances

Agreement has been reached with the NJC Trade Union Side on these rates, (with UNISON and GMB voting to accept). Payscales from 1st April 2016 & 1st April 2017 More…

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Local Government in Crisis

Here we go again… 200 more jobs to go, pay and conditions cut for those who stay. The latest U Tameside Newsletter. U-Tameside-Issue49-Nov-2015

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North West Unison Newsletter

Keep our neighbourhoods safe, Stop TTIP, Yes to worker’s rights. NW Unison Newsletter

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Conferences and events

Unison hold many conferences and events throughout the year. Full information and details of who can attend are given on Unison’s events page. If you are interested in any of […]

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The Trade Union Bill – unfair, unnecessary and undemocratic

The Trade Union Bill currently before Parliament is unfair, unnecessary and undemocratic. MPs need to focus on the real problems the country faces and talk to us about how we can […]

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Latest Issue of E-Quality

E-Quality is a regular e-bulletin for branch officers with an equality role. The bulletin gives an overview of equality developments in UNISON, in parliament and in the wider world. E-Quality […]

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No more cuts, Tory councils tell George Osborne

Conservative-led Local Government Association warns that fresh round of cuts would devastate local services and communities Tory council leaders across England and Wales have presented a united front with Labour […]

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