Daily Archives: 17/06/2015
There is an anti-austerity march this Saturday organised by the People’s Assembly. The march leaves the Bank of England, Threadneedle Street at 12.00 and is organised by the People’s Assembly. If anyone is going they can take the branch banner. Contact the office on 0208 496 4703.
Delegate opens debate on training needs for activists. Click here to read more
On 8th July the government will present a new Budget to the House of Commons, setting out further detail on the scale of public service and social security spending cuts it is planning over the years ahead. But how should those who want to challenge the government’s programme best make their case? This event will provide a chance to hear expert economic analysis and to debate and discuss the implications of the election for a progressive response. Continue reading
UNISON delegates in Glasgow today committed the union to keeping inequality at the forefront of political and economic debate. Continue reading
Heavy workloads are leaving more than nine in ten (90 per cent) social workers without enough time to prepare for court cases involving vulnerable children and families, a new report from UNISON reveals today (Wednesday).
Half the social workers questioned (49 per cent) admitted they were not confident when appearing before a judge. Continue reading
Friday 26 June, 6.30pm Tickets: £5 – Like an Open Sky Continue reading
Croyde Bay Summer Offer......
It’s an offer so good it means that a complete family of four can stay in one of the Summer Chalets, in peak summer for under £250 for 3 nights. It’s 15% less if you are a UNISON member! And we are giving everyone in the family a sizzling FREE breakfast every day that they stay! Continue reading