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Local Governmet Conference & National Delegate Conference 2017

The Local Government Conference takes place 18-19th June 2017 in Brighton The National Delegate Conference takes place 20th-23rd June 2017 in Brighton If any members would like to attend either […]

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Membership Development Programme – Course Catalogue 2017

Unison North West have various courses that are FREE to our members. Please look at the catalogue and complete the attached application form and send to the branch office to […]

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AGM – Regional Retired Members Committee – 20 January 2017

Retired Members are invited to attend the AGM of the Regional Retired Members. It is held at 10.30 on Fri 20th Jan 2017 at County Hall Preston. If anyone wished […]

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National Unison Women’s Conference February 2017

The National Unison Women’s Conference takes place from Thursday 16th February 2017 – Saturday 18th February 2017 in Brighton. If anybody would like to attend and represent the branch please […]

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Council Budget Proposals 2017/2018 – Proposed extension of mandatory unpaid leave

Council Budget Proposals 2017/2018 – Proposed extension of mandatory unpaid leave As part of its budget proposals for 2017/2018, the Council has proposed an extension of the temporary arrangement whereby […]

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Justice for Colombia

Following motions passed at UNISON’s National Delegate Conference in June and discussions at Regional Council in October, Branch Committee resolved on the 3rd November 2016 to affiliate to Justice for […]

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Community Conference and Seminar 2017

As a branch we are entitled to send a delegation to Community Conference and Seminar in Bournemouth, on 3-5 March 2017. The annual conference and seminar are a key focus […]

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Black Members Conference 2017

The black members conference takes place in Brighton on Friday 20th January 2017 to Sunday 22nd January 2017. If any members would like to attend please inform the branch by […]

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Exit Payments in the Public Sector

As part of its attack on public sector workers, the Government is introducing further reforms to exit payments ( including redundancy payments) in the public sector. There are three main […]

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National Demonstration – Tory Party Conference 2nd October 2016

The branch has a number of spare train tickets for members wishing to attend the People’s Assembly national demonstration (“Tories Out, Austerity Has Failed”) at the Conservative Party Conference in […]

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Additional UNISON NJC Pay Claim for 2017-18: Branch consultation

The branch is currently consulting with all NJC members Trafford Council and School Staff on Unison’s proposal of an additional pay claim for 2017-18. Please read the attached information and […]

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Mandatory Unpaid Leave / Additional Voluntary Leave Scheme

Last November Trafford Council had a consultation where it was proposed to extend the mandatory leave. The idea was put forward by Trafford Unison about the possibility of offering an […]

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Health and Safety Rep – Trafford Housing Trust

Do you work for Trafford Housing Trust? We are looking for a member to become a Health and Safety rep for Trafford Housing Trust. Training in this role will be […]

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Government Proposals to force Local Government Pension funds to invest in infrastructure projects

We request your help with a Parliamentary petition we set up about the Local Government Pension Scheme. What’s the problem? The government has announced plans to force individual Local Government […]

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DISABLED MEMBERS CONFERENCE

The Disabled Members’ Conference 2016 will be held at the Brighton Centre from 2pm on Saturday 29 October 2016 to 12.30pm on Monday 31 October 2016 inclusive. If any Trafford […]

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MANCHESTER GOES TO EMERGENCY NATIONAL DEMO: NO TO AUSTERITY, NO TO RACISM, TORIES OUT

On the 16th July there will be an emergency national demonstration in London, organised by the People’s Assembly and Stand Up To Racism. After the Referendum result the call to […]

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The Tories are divided, but at this crucial time, Labour should not be

Last summer, our union nominated Jeremy Corbyn for Labour leader, and a great number of our members voted for him in the Labour leadership contest. Support for Jeremy remains the […]

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UNISON statement on the EU referendum result

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School Uniform Grants are available now!!

SCHOOL UNIFORM GRANT What are UNISON There for You School Uniform Grants? In addition to our normal range of services and in response to the growing difficulties many members on […]

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Convoy to Calais

UNISON branches and regions are providing practical support and donations for the Calais Convoy Saturday 18th June to demonstrate UNISONs solidarity with refugees from the people of this country. Regions […]

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