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Unison to visit workplaces

Our membership officer Martin Carroll will be out and about visiting the following places with our Unison stall. Come along and visit, to join, learn more about what Unison can do for you or discuss work matters, which we may be able to help you with. Please see upcoming UNISON stall Dates. (10.30-2pm) Lifford House […]

Young Members Meeting and Interview Skills Training

Young Members meeting with Interview Skills training provided by Union Learning Fund Co-ordinator Donald McCombie.

Rouse Ye Women – International Women’s Day Event

The Branch’s Women’s Group recently attended Rouse Ye Women for International Women’s Day at The Mac. The event was opened by poet and performance artist Tannyy Tizzle who performed 4 pieces. Ann Wackett from Momentum spoke among other things in support of the Birmingham Homecare Workers. She felt their story was so inspired by their […]

Calling Notice – LGBT AGM

The LGBT SOG AGM has been arranged for Wednesday 27th March 2019 at 5.30pm.

Young members in UNISON

UNISON has around 63,000 young members. If you are a UNISON member and under 27 years of age you are automatically entitled to participate as a young member. Why not get involved and help us campaign for the issues affecting young workers.

Birmingham Branch Disabled Members’ meeting

Calling Notice   Birmingham Branch Disabled Members’ meeting   Date: Monday March 11th     Venue:  UNISON Birmingham Branch 19th Floor McLaren Building Priory Queensway   Time: 17.30-19.30     UNISON Disabled Members are welcome to attend the above meeting. If you have any specific access requirements please contact:   Philippa Hands: 464 1048 or […]

Members invited to the A.G.M.

Dear Member We are inviting you to attend the UNISON Birmingham Branch’s Annual General Meeting.  The meeting is to take place on Tuesday 5th March at 5.30pm at the UNISON branch office, 19th Floor, McLaren Building, 46 The Priory Queensway, Birmingham B4 7LR.  The agenda will be as follows: Branch Officer Reports Directorate Officer Reports Branch […]

BCC Announces Job Losses

  Birmingham City Council job loss stories appeared in the local media yesterday (25/02/19). The figure at the moment is 1,095 jobs to go. The jobs to go have not yet been identified but the losses will happen over the next financial year. There has recently been a VR trawl but very few people have […]

Women’s Group Meetings 2019

Below are the dates for your diaries, for the Women’s SOG meetings in 2019 – Wednesday 30th January – 5-6pm – At this meeting there will be  debate on the emergency motion for Women’s conference on the threat that is faced by the withdrawal of the free TV licence on retired women members. Wednesday 27th […]

“Scrooge” card delivered to Council Leader

Striking Home Care workers declared Council leader Ian Ward a “Scrooge” for his attitude to Home Care workers who are continuing to try to get the message over that they are being treated badly by a Council who wants to cut their pay and hours. They marched to the Council House today (11/12/18) to deliver […]