Local News Archive

February 7th, 2016

The author Alice McDermott once asked "The day and time itself: late afternoon in February, was there a moment of the year better suited for despair?"

 

Obviously she wasn't one for the February branch newsletter:

 

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January 13th, 2016

 

 

UNISON stewards visited a junior doctors' picket yesterday in a show of...

January 13th, 2016

The latest edition of our women focused branch newsletter, Woman's Sense, is out now, courtesy of Branch Equalities Officer Jane.

 

Follow the link below.

 

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January 3rd, 2016

Happy New Year to all our members, with special mention to all of you who worked over the festive period.

 

With ever increasing pressure on the NHS for patients, carers and staff, 2016 promises to be another year of stress and strain on our vital public service, as the full...

December 24th, 2015

WORRIED ABOUT PAYING YOUR WINTER...

October 23rd, 2015

Gun's n' Roses famously sang "It's hard to hold a candle in the cold November rain."

 

That may well be true but holding our November branch newsletter couldn't be easier. So get your hands on one here:

 

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October 23rd, 2015

The fight against the governments terrible Trade Union Bill was boosted last night when Hastings council approved the following resolution on the Trade Union Bill:

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October 8th, 2015

Welcome to the latest branch news courtesy of our Branch Secretary Peter Atkinson.

 

Trade Union Bill
This Bill will undermine employees’ ability to make their voice heard at work. It may just seem like another bit of boring legislation but...

September 14th, 2015

The TUC has organised a national demonstration in Manchester this autumn against the government’s austerity agenda and attacks on trade unions. Under the banner "No to Austerity; Yes To Workers' Rights" it will take place on Sunday 4th October and will begin with a march through central...

September 14th, 2015

Nick McMaster, Communications Officer writes: Last week Colm Donaghy, Chief Executive announced that the Admin Service Review has been "paused" following feedback from staff. Please find below the response from Branch; a slightly ammended version of a letter sent to Colm today.

 

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