Daily Archives: 19/09/2012

Join the TUC National Demo on 20 October. Only 5 weeks to go!......

The Government’s economic plan – cutting hundreds of thousands of jobs, slashing vital public services, an ongoing pay freeze and attacks on the welfare state – is making the economy worse not better and the demonstration on Saturday 20 October under the banner ‘march for a future that works’ will demand an alternative. Continue reading

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Support the Miami 5......

The annual vigil for the Miami Five was held outside the American Embassy last night and was addressed by various trade union leaders and Aleida Guevara (Che’s daughter) . The Cuba Solidarity Campaign is asking all trade unionists to support an Early Day Motion in Parliament to press the American government to allow proper visitation rights for the wives of the 5. Amnesty International and many other humanitarian groups around the world are supporting the campaign. Continue reading

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Branch Agrees UNISON Pay Claim......

UNISON in Waltham Forest members who were consulted by email and gave their opinion to the branch office voted unanimously to support the UNISON national proposal to submit a pay claim for a “substantial flat rate increase on all scale points”. Continue reading

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