Daily Archives: 09/03/2016

Your View on the EU......

All UNISON members are to be consulted with regard to Your View on the EU.   A survey is being emailed to all members.  Click here to read more information.

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Result of Branch Secretary Election 2016......

Janet Walker was duly elected Branch Secretary for Waltham Forest UNISON Local Government Branch for the period of 2016 until the 2017 Branch Annual General Meeting.  The ballot count took place on Monday 7th March 2016 at the UNISON Greater London Region Office.  The candidates nominated for the election were Jonathan Savage and Janet Walker.

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Old shoes for Workers’ Memorial Day – 28th April......

shoesLast year as the local authority was in the process of being prosecuted for failing to manage asbestos in the Town Hall basement the branch decided to make a statement by some attendees wearing boiler suits and face masks. This year we would like to use the theme of “empty shoes” to demonstrate that people are still dying in Waltham Forest because of their work.  If Continue reading

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Kill the Housing Bill 13th March national demo......

downloadJoin us!  We are meeting at 11am at Walthamstow Central with the branch banner

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CSC Obama renews state of emergency against Cuba......

President Obama renewed a 20-year-old state of national emergency to enforce the blockade against Cuba in February, even as he plans a trip to the island nation this month to continue talks on normalising relations between the two countries. Continue reading

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Stand up to racism national demo 19th March......

stand up to racism demoAssemble 12 noon, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA.  March followed by a rally in Trafalgar Square.

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PSC Ongoing attacks on Palestinians......

Daily tragedies – ongoing occupation.  Click here to read more.

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More than a million Britons have been to see GPs over rent worries, says Shelter......

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