Branch Christmas Raffle 2019 Now Open

Following the massive success of last year’s Christmas Raffle we’re running it again this year, with even more amazing prizes to be won! Please click on the posters below to find out more… Items Needed for Donation Tinned food including, but not...

Vote YES for strike action in the UNISON HE Pay Offer Ballot

Stand up for decent pay and decent jobs The UNISON HE pay offer ballot is currently open. You have until 30th October 2019 to vote YES for strike action to demand an improved pay offer. Your employer’s pay offer isn’t good enough. Most staff would see a pay increase...

Branch Education Fund now open for Sept-Dec 2019!

We’re pleased to announce that the Branch Education Fund has now been re-opened for part-time courses running from September to December 2019. The course you choose can be almost anything – photography, learning a language, acting, dancing, art, writing, yoga,...

Use Your Vote in the UNISON HE Pay Offer Ballot

The UNISON HE pay offer ballot opens on 9th September (closing on 22nd October) – please use your vote after reading this article. Your employer’s pay offer isn’t good enough. Most staff would see a pay increase of just 1.8% – well below inflation. Over two...

Is it true? Have you moved without telling us?

Is it true? Have you moved without telling us? Or have any of your other contact details changed? Please let us know or you could miss out on your chance to vote in the pay campaign ballot, as well as miss important members’ information, meetings, trips, socials...

Free Trip to Durham Miners’ Gala

The 135th Durham Miners’ Gala will be held on Saturday, 13th July 2019. Our branch will be sharing a coach with Kirklees UNISON, giving our members and families the chance to visit this amazing event free of charge. The coach, provided by Kirklees UNISON, will depart...