Daily Archives: 15/07/2015

Lunch time talk by Eric Lee of Labourstart – 8 September......

Two lunchtime talks have been arranged for the 8th September, these will be held in Committee Room 2 at the Town Hall between 12-1pm and 1-2pm. The subject of the talks will be “Workers of the world,Unite? How a 21st century technology may be turning a 19th century vision into reality”. Continue reading

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Dave Knight......

A couple of pictures from Dave Knight’s farewell work do last Friday. We wish him all the best for the future and a happy retirement.
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Liberty Festival 26 July......

This year’s Liberty Festival will take place on Sunday 26 July in Queen Elizabeth Park Stratford, 1pm-6.30pm. The GLA website describes the event as ‘The Mayor’s trailblazing festival of deaf and disability arts features a packed line-up of live music, DJs, outdoor dance, aerial theatre, art installations’.  The Liberty Festival is part of National Paralympic Day so there will be lots of activity in the Park and it should be an interesting day. If you do attend, look out for the UNISON stall and go along and show your support and send any photos from the day to admin@unisonwalthamforest.org.uk  Continue reading

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Protocol re: naming of Staff in court judgements......

UNISON is in the process of negotiating a joint protocol with the Director of Children’s Services and the Head of Legal Services.  Click here to read more

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TUC Courses......

Free diploma courses are available to all Branch reps.  Please book via the Branch Office and click here to read more

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TUC march and rally......

he TUC will organise a national demonstration in Manchester this autumn against the government’s austerity agenda and attacks on trade unions. It will take place on Sunday 4 October and will begin with a march through central Manchester, culminating in a rally close to the Conservative Party Conference.  https://www.tuc.org.uk/about-tuc/regions/tuc-organise-national-demonstration-during-conservative-party-conference

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Staying Active in UNISON June 2015......

Greater London Region Retired Members’ Newsletter

Staying Active in UNISON June 2015 Newsletter

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US archive of radical posters......

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Trade Union Bill will shift the balance of power in the workplace, warns TUC......

Commenting on today’s  (Wednesday) publication of the Trade Union Bill, TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady said: “This Bill is an unnecessary attack on workers’ rights and civil liberties that… Continue reading

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