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

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London Labour Film Festival......

The London Labour Festival opens next Monday.  Full details are here: http://londonlabourfilmfest.com/  There are some great films showing.

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Croyde Bay UNISON- Half Price Self Catering Sale!......

Self catering cottages and suites in stunning North Devon – only £125 per cottage or suite! Continue reading

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Remember the dead and fight for the living......

wmd logoMonday 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

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Vote to reject the paltry pay rise offer!......

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!

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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

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Support Palestinian prisoner rights – protest G4S......

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Urgent update on LGPS 2014 England and Wales – Rule of 85 and AVC’s......

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

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Protect Our Pensions – LGPS Campaigns Issue 29......

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 = County Championship Free Ticket Offer for UNISON Members......

Howzat for a great giveaway!  Apply now while stocks last!!

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

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