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Latest news - 25 Sept 19

Latest News Headlines 25 Sept 2019

Menopause Matters - UNISON event 25th Sept County Hall
Amazing meeting at County Hall for our Lunch & Learn event - Understanding the Menopause. Over 40 women members in attendance. Really positive Q&A. We will be rolling this session out across the county, watch out for further dates!

Autumn Schools Newsletter includes details of TTO pay issue

Pay Claim 2020 - PAY UP NOW! Bulletin No.2

PAY UP NOW Bulletin No.1

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Further Education College news....

Government should heed report and fund Local councils properly

Blog: Our union fighting and winning for working people in the courts

Staff at Bradford Hospitals Trust strike over privatisation plans

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PAY CLAIM - UNISON calls for the bottom NJC pay point to be £10 per hour and a 10% pay rise on other pay points PAY UP NOW Bulletin No.1

UNISON, GMB and Unite today lodged the following pay claim for all council and school workers employed on NJC pay in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.  The claim is for:

  • A real living wage of £10 per hour to be introduced for NJC scp 1 and a 10% increase on all other NJC/GLPC pay points
  • A one day increase to the minimum paid annual leave entitlement set out in the Green Book
  • A two hour reduction in the standard working week as set out in the Green Book
  • A comprehensive joint national review of the workplace causes of stress and mental health throughout local authorities

    PAY UP NOW Bulletin No1.


Nottingham PRIDE Saturday 27th July

Nottinghamshire Pride is taking place on Saturday 27th July and is now fast-approaching! UNISON East Midlands LGBT+ will be marching and holding a stall. Everybody is welcome to join UNISON on the march – or help out on the stall if you want to! We will be gathering at 10.00am at Lister Gate in Nottingham City Centre, outside Marks and Spencer’s. The march will last for an hour or so and ends in Hockley, where there will be live entertainment and information stalls. Notts Live Pride Website

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