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Category Archives: Events
The number of additional winter deaths of older people, due to cold related illnesses will be announced on Friday 26 November 2021.
On that day London Region National Pensioners Convention (NPC) will be protesting at the government’s failure to prevent fuel poverty deaths.
JOIN THE PROTEST – Friday 26 November 2021, Midday
Assemble by George V’s statue at Old Palace Yard Westminster, opposite the House of Lords. Then march to 10 Downing Street Continue reading
Online webinar, click here to find out more.
Black history event......
You can register for the event here: https://forms.office.com/r/1xHXtyqKiw
JOIN UNISON’s Green Week lunchtime webinar, with speakers:
- Camille Barbagallo – Cop26 Coalition
- Allison Roche – UNISON Policy Officer lead for Climate Change;
- Stephen Smellie – UNISON Scotland Deputy Convenor and NEC PDCC member
- Chair: Karen Reissmann UNISON NEC PDCC Vice Chair
UNISON has joined communities and workplaces across the UK for the Great Big Green Week.
Click here to read more and register.
This free 1-hour webinar hosted by UNISON’s charity There for You is delivered by The Money Charity. It’s designed to help UNISON members manage their money better, stay on top of their finances and plan for the future. It also offers the latest in money saving tips. Click here to read more.
Climate Emergency – Building a Waltham Forest COP26 Coalition zoom event
Speakers include :
- Asad Rehman, Director War on Want, and UK COP26 Coalition
- Delia Mattis BLM, Edmonton Incinerator campaign
- Local XR Abigail and Alex
- Matt Wrack, General Secretary Fire Brigades Union
Waltham Forest Trades Council, unions, NHS workers and campaigners protest at Whipps X Hospital on NHS anniversary......
One hundred people gathered at Whipps Cross Hospital, Waltham Forest on Saturday to mark the 73rd anniversary of the formation of the NHS and to call for an end to privatisation and for a proper, decent pay rise for all NHS staff in recognition of their massive efforts during the pandemic. The event was called by Waltham Forest Trades Council and supported by Unite, Unison, Unite Community, NEU, NUJ, GMB, NHS Emergency, Keep Our NHS Public, Save our NHS, local Labour Party and the Socialist Party.