Category Archives: Retired Members

This must not be beginning of the end for pensioners’ right to their Freedom Pass......

TRANSPORT chiefs have been warned the suspension of free travel for elderly passengers in rush hour must not become a permanent measure.

Thousands of Freedom Pass passengers were told this week that the dispensation was being scrapped as the government announced a bailout deal for Transport for London (TfL). The move followed a 90 per cent drop in revenue on the buses and trains during the coronavirus crisis and direct advice not to use the network unless journeys are essential.

Measures attached to the £1.6billion deal, however, have included an end to fare freezes and increased congestion charges. And in a bid to also reduce overcrowding, there is also a suspension to free travel for children and, in peak times, for pensioners.  Click here to read more.

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TUC LESE Pensioners’ Network Annual Seminar 2020......

Housing for the Older Person, Tuesday 7 April 2020, 10.30am to 3.30pm  @ TUC Congress House  

POSTPONED – NEW 2020 DATE TO BE RESCHEDULED   Continue reading

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TUC LESE Pensioners’ Network Annual Seminar 2020......

The event will be held on Tuesday 07 Apr 2020 – 10:00 to 15:30 at TUC Congress House,23-28 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LS.  Free admission (registration essential).  Click here to read more.
 
 
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Staying Active in UNISON – Winter newsletter 2019......

Greater London Region Retired Members’ Newsletter

Staying Active in UNISON Winter Newsletter 2019

 

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Age UK General Election Rally......

Thursday 21 November 2019, 10.30 – 3.30pm, Queen Elizabeth II Centre, Broad Sanctuary, London SW1P 3EE.  Click here to read more.

 

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Protest – Halt deaths of pensioners from cold related illnesses......

Wednesday 27th November at 12 noon, Trafalgar Square, Pensioners’ Network supports Greater London Region NPC campaigning: Protest Halt deaths of pensioners from cold related illnesses – full event details here

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TUC LESE Pensioners’ Network Annual Seminar: Loneliness and Isolation......

Date
Tue 3 Sep 2019 – 10:00 to 15:30.  FREE admission, registration essential.  Click here to read more.
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Staying Active in UNISON – Spring Newsletter 2019......

Greater London Region Retired Members’ Newsletter

Staying Active in UNISON Spring Newsletter 2019

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TUC LESE Pensioners’ Network meeting on Brexit......

TUC LESE Pensioners’ Network meeting on Brexit                

Tuesday 26 March 2019 @ 1-3pm       

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TUC LESE Pensioners’ Network Seminar – Tuesday 9 April 2019......

TUC LESE Pensioners’ Network Annual Seminar: Isolation and Loneliness, – THIS SEMINAR IS POSTPONED (Rescheduled 2019 date to be confirmed)

 

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