Monthly Archives: April 2014
May Day 2014......
Thursday 1st May – London May Day honours Bob Crow and Tony Benn. Full details are on this flyer
The London Labour Festival opens next Monday. Full details are here: http://londonlabourfilmfest.com/ There are some great films showing.
Self catering cottages and suites in stunning North Devon – only £125 per cottage or suite! Continue reading
Monday 28th April is the International Workers Memorial Day, a day when the trade union movement remembers those who have died as a result of their work and renews its commitment to fight for better health and safety for those still working.
This year, the day has particular resonance as deaths at work are rising at the same time as regulations are being weakened and enforcement of health and safety rules and regulations is being seriously reduced. Continue reading
Reminder – the closing date for the return of ballot papers is Thursday 17 April at 12 noon. All local government members should have received a ballot paper. Please ensure you return yours!
A Tale of Bob in Barnet......
This “A Tale of Bob in Barnet” video provides an insight into the challenges facing Barnet UNISON and their members. Continue reading
The Regulations changing the LGPS came into force with effect from 1 April 2014.
1. Below is an important update (that was on the UNISON website News section), covering where we are on the Transitional Regulations that will set out the protections on benefits earned before April Continue reading
Please find attached Protect Our Pensions LGPS Campaign Issue 29 and a briefing for members highlighting the main points of the Local Government Pension Scheme (England and Wales), which started on 1st April 2014.
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LV= is delighted to be repeating its offer to UNISON members for a chance to catch some of the LV= CC cricketing action during the 2014 season. Continue reading