SOG’s News

Women’s Self Organised Group – Aromatherapy Workshop

Unison Birmingham Branch Women’s Self Organised Group are hosting an Aromatherapy workshop. 19th February 2020 5.30pm-7pm The McLaren Building, 46 The Priory Queensway, Birmingham B4 7LR Aromatherapy has an array of benefits and can improve your mood and help you relax and even sleep. It is also great for stress relief pain management, and mental health. Join […]

Women’s Officer Election

UNISON women campaign in a self-organised group for equality in the workplace and for improvements to women’s rights in the workplace and in the wider community. Our women’s group meet once a month to plan activities and to support members with issues. Election’s for the Women’s Officer Post will take place on: Wednesday 19th February […]

Stand Up to Racism Trade Union Conference

Building on the success of the last couple of years’ trade union conferences, the event will bring together trade unionists from across different industries and sectors to discuss and organise how we can raise anti racism in our unions and workplaces.   The Stand Up to Racism Trade Union conference is taking place on: Saturday […]

Womens Group Meetings 2020

The Women’s Self Organised Group meet once a month to plan activities and to support members with issues. Meetings are open to all women members and take place at the branch office. If you are passionate about women’s issues please join us. The meetings take place from 5.30pm till 7pm at the Branch office. Dates […]

Disability focus in theatre production

At the beginning of the month the Disabled Members engaged a theatre group to put on a play at the studio theatre at the Birmingham Rep/Library of Birmingham. The production, titled “Reasonable Adjustments”, involved a series of scenarios that were dramatized.  These were then discussed by the audience as to what they thought the individuals […]

New Disabled Members’ meeting

Calling Notice Birmingham Branch Disabled Members’ meeting Date: Monday December 9th     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 200 7107  

Black History Month 2019

October is Black History Month in the UK.  During October members of the Black Members Self Organised group went on a trip to London, and had celebrations at the Branch. Birmingham Branch’s Black Members Self Organised Group went to London on 18th October to visit UNISON Centre where Thompsons talked about how they are working […]

“Unreasonable Adjustments!” production is coming to Brum

“Unreasonable Adjustments!” A UNISON event in collaboration with Hubbub and Face Up Theatre to celebrate the International Day of Persons with Disabilities on Monday December 2nd 1.00-4.00 At the Studio Theatre in the Library of Birmingham With funding from UNISON’s General Political Fund and in collaboration with Hubbub and Face Up Theatre UNISON Birmingham Branch […]

Calling Notice   Birmingham Branch Disabled Members’ meeting   Date: Monday November 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 200 […]

New Retired Members magazine out!

You can get your copy of the new retired members magazine – BRUM, click the link to download it. The retired Members meet regularly and have a number of events coming up. Are you a retired member of UNISON and live in or near Birmingham? If so, come along and meet the Birmingham Retired Members […]