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Public Sector pay gap – scrapped

The government has announced that the public sector pay cap has been scrapped, following pressure from UNISON. The £95k cap on exit payments would have impacted significantly on low earners, as it would have included pension payments. UNISON was due to bring a Judicial Review to the High Court later this month, but the government […]

Winter Fuel Grant

There for You Winter has a limited to fund to offer grants of up to £200 to UNISON members struggling to pay fuel bills this winter. Members whose income is less than £18,200 (if living alone) or £26,000 (for a family) can apply. Applications will also be accepted from members in receipt of either housing […]

General Secretary Results

Following the recent election for UNISON’s new General Secretary, please follow the link to find out the results

General Secretary elections

As a UNISON member you should soon be receiving your ballot paper in regard to the upcoming elections for UNISON’s next General Secretary (if eligible to at the time the election was announced) With your voting slip there will be candidate addresses. We would urge you to read the addresses before making your vote. There […]

International Women’s Day – 8th March

https://www.internationalwomensday.com/ IWM 8th March 2020

AGM Season

We are collecting long life milk and juice, tinned products, coffee and toiletries for the Trussell Trust.  Please bring along whatever you can, thank you. WYCA AGM   CRT AGM

Last call for Wizard of Oz tickets

We’re off to see the wizard, the wonderful wizard of Oz! Soar over the rainbow, follow the yellow brick road and skip into the Emerald City to fulfil your heart’s desire, as Leeds Playhouse whisks you away on an unforgettable journey inside our newly refurbished theatre. Join Dorothy, Scarecrow, Tin Man and Lion as the […]

There for You – Winter Fuel Grant

The Winter Fuel Grant Programme is run by UNISON’s charity, There for You. It is a limited fund to help UNISON members who are on a low income with their heating costs over the winter. Winter_Fuel_Grant_2019_20_Poster Winter_Fuel_Grant_2019_20_Q_and_A Winter_Fuel_Grant_2019_20_Application_Form

International Mens Day – 19 November 2019

The 19th November became the date to mark International Men’s Day  since the project was reinitialised in 1999 in Trinidad and Tobago. The date was chosen by Jerome  Teelucksingh, to honour both his Father’s birthday and how  on that date in 1989 Trinidad and Tobago’s football team had united the country with their endeavours to […]

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