Disabled Members SOG Meeting – November 2023

Calling Notice Birmingham Branch Disabled Members meeting Date: Monday 13th November 2023 Time: 17.45-19.15 Zoom virtual meeting If you would like to attend the meeting, please email: Philippa Hands at Philippa.hands@birminghamunison.co.uk by Friday 10th November 2023 for the Zoom link, ID and password to join the meeting.

Birmingham UNISON stand in solidarity with our sister trade unions in Palestine.

Birmingham UNISON is shocked at the death and injury of many thousands of civilians in Gaza, the West Bank and Israel.   Birmingham UNISON have a long history of support for the Palestinian people and are affiliated to the Palestine Solidarity Campaign.   The Palestinian Trade Unions have made an urgent call for solidarity. They […]

Women’s SOG Meeting – November 2023

Birmingham UNISON Branch Women’s Self-Organised Group Meeting Date: Wednesday 1st November 2023 Time: 17:00 to 19:00 Venue: Unison Birmingham Branch Office 19th Floor, Mclean Building 46 Priory Queensway Birmingham B4 7LR ( Entrance will be at Dale End side of the building through Reception ) Please come and join us refreshments will be provided on the […]

Solidarity With Members in Ash Field Academy, Leicester

UNISON Members in Ash Field Academy school within Leicester City Branch remain in a pay dispute with their employer and are striking again over the coming weeks. Some progress has been made to date and members are showing great resolve during the action, but the employer at this stage continues to refuse to offer a […]

Update – Women’s & Black Members Trip to Liverpool

On Saturday 30th September, Birmingham Branch Women’s and Black Members SOG’s held a joint group trip to Liverpool  to celebrate the Year of Black Workers. The trip was to attend the International Slavery Museum, with some free time afterward. Despite the bad weather, all 56 people who attended said they had a great time. Tracey […]

NJC Pay Update

Explaining the delay with your pay Since the start of this year, UNISON has been working on securing a fair pay increase for council and school workers in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. We appreciate that the wait to receive that increase has been challenging, and we want to thank you for your patience as […]

Unite in Solidarity: Joint Union Rally on September 25th

Dear Birmingham Unison Members, I trust this message finds you well. As you know, Birmingham City Council is facing unprecedented challenges, including Tory government commissioners taking over for up to 5 years. This could result in a fire sale of valuable assets, including iconic institutions like the Library of Birmingham and Birmingham Museum and Art […]

Protest the Tory Party Conference

Birmingham UNISON are supporting the National demonstration, protesting the Tory Party conference on Sunday 1st October 2023. With that, we we have 10 seats on a coach to Manchester: places available for UNISON members on a first come first served basis, please email info@birminghamunison.co.uk info@birminghamunison.co.uk  

UNISON Women & Black Members Joint Trip

UNISON Women & Black Member’s Self Organised Groups joint trip Liverpool for all Unison Members. Only £10 deposit to secure your place, this will be returned on the day of the trip. Places are limited and non refundable if you do not turn up. Please book now! This trip is FREE to members. Unison Birmingham […]