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