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Unemployment edges lower towards 2m
Six ways to tackle living crisis
High-skilled workforce missing in England
Twenty-five executives on £1m or more
UNISON has been attempting to engage the Council in “meaningful consultation” around the ending of the 4 year salary protection UNISON negotiated as part of the single status agreement implemented in September 2010.
An extract from UNISON's manifesto.
UNISON has called on the Labour party to commit itself to carrying out a full audit of asbestos in schools if it forms the next government.
Tribunal orders Bromley Council to compensate workers offered cash to sign away rights.
Factory output up, but running out of steam
Executive pay - another 26 on £1m plus
CDC pension schemes
Money is there for firefighters' pensions
Stronger safeguards needed on silica dust
Carr review hits political barriers
London council's costly employment offer
This issue of the branch newsletter includes:
Local Government pay dispute and proposed 2nd day’s strike on 14th October
The impact of the introduction of tribunal fees
Social worker professional registration guidance
YHN / NCC review update
Single Status protection ending update
“People’s March for the NHS” – 16th August
TUC “Britain Needs a Pay Rise” – 18th October
“I think my favourite moment would be when I first arrived off the coach, and the feeling I had when I looked around to see the scale of Glastonbury, and knowing that was to be home for five days. It was electric!”
Check out the latest training opportunities for members and reps.
Deadlines for delegate nominations and submission of motions.
As usual UNISON will be supporting Newcastle Mela this year and we and are looking for volunteers to tend a stall on Sunday 24 August from 12 noon – 6 pm.
Earnings and top executive pay
Only now is economy above 2008 peak
Union safety concerns over Network Rail
ESA not fit for purpose, say MPs
Priced out of justice
Workers in the heat
Young hit hardest by recession
Labour disputes in 2013
Boost for union political funds
Network Rail faces equal pay claim
Tories ramp up rhetoric on strikes
Fall in unemployment
Weak earnings growth
Executive pay gap
Acas in demand
Doncaster Race Day on 2 August will be an enjoyable day out for members and their families.
Winners for June 2014.
Newcastle Tenants and Residents Federation [NTRF] is working with the support of LGBT Federation North East and Tyne Trans Group to identify the housing needs and issues of LGBT people.
Pay-off 'value for money' or 'obscene'?
Smaller increase in manufacturing output
Executive pay — 35 on £1m or more
Guidance on working from home
Car industry expands
Scottish referendum campaign money
Jarrow to London, 16 August - 6 September.
Newsletters and agenda for the meeting on 15 July.