the city's most effective trade union

“Equality Matters” – Issue 3 now available

Welcome to the third issue of our new quarterly SOG newsletter, “Equality Matters”, which aims to bring you the latest news and views from across all the self-organised groups within Manchester Branch. You can view it online here or download a copy to your PC to view later or print out at home. For more […]

Read More »

FE members urged to vote YES in industrial action ballot

Members working in further education are being urged to ‘Vote Yes’ in their industrial action ballot which started this week. The ballot follows a consultation which saw UNISON members reject the employers’ “pay offer” of 0%. We need members to respond to the ballot and send a clear message to the employers that they need […]

Read More »

UNISON There for You – Winter Fuel Grants Programme 2016

WORRIED ABOUT PAYING YOUR WINTER FUEL BILL? With rising fuel costs and another cold winter looming many members on low income are worried about how they’re going to pay their winter fuel bills. Help is on hand ‘There for You’ has set up a limited fund to help UNISON members on low income by way […]

Read More »

Evening Classes on Radical Women

An evening class entitled Radical Women 1914-1979 will begin on Monday 4 January 2016 and run for 10 weeks (8 weeks in college and 2 Saturday walks) at Aquinas College, Stockport. This will study some of the key movements and events which changed women’s lives in the C20th. It will include the following: Women’s anti-war […]

Read More »

North West UNISON – Winter Golf Event

The UNISON North West Sports & Social Committee have arranged a Christmas Golf Day to be played on the 16 Dec 2015 at Mottram Hall. The flyer and registration form for this event are embedded below. If you wish to attend please return the paperwork by the deadline of the 7 Dec 2015. Event Flyer […]

Read More »

UNISON General Secretary Election

The election for UNISON General Secretary is well underway. Manchester UNISON Branch overwhelmingly agreed to nominate John Burgess for the post. Unfortunately in the past there have been low levels of turnout in the elections and given the threats of five more years of pay cuts, the slashing of tax credits, attacks on our pension […]

Read More »

Show Racism the Red Card – Manchester 8th December

UNISON is sponsoring a film event in Manchester’s National Football Museum (opposite Printworks) with support from Show Racism The Red Card and the PFA (Professional Footballers Association). This is a free event open to members who can book their place via the Branch ‎by 24th November so that catering and drinks can be organised. Please […]

Read More »

UNISON MoneyTalk Newsletter Autumn 2015

Read on below for the Autumn issue of UNISONMoneyTalk, the personal finance newsletter for UNISON members. In this issue you can read about: Tax-free savings don’t end with ISAs: ISAs are a well known option when it comes to making the most of your tax-free savings, but did you know that these aren’t the only […]

Read More »

Trade Unions Fight To Stop Attacks on Freedom

The TUC have produced a detailed briefing on the Government attacks on trade unions aimed at undermining recruiting and retaining membership. Trade Unions are one of the few social movements left to challenge attacks on working people and also the assault on public services, the NHS, the poor and the vulnerable. Even though most unions […]

Read More »

UNISON North West LGBT Meetings 2016

The UNISON North West LGBT Committee is pleased to announce that our open meetings for 2016 will take place on the following dates: Saturday 23rd January – 1100 hours to 1600 hours Thursday 26th May – 1800 hours to 2000 hours Saturday 10th September (AGM) – 1100 hours to 1600 hours In addition, a training […]

Read More »

  • UNISON Manchester Gallery

  • Update your details

    Update your details - Members login here
  • Join UNISON

    Join UNISON now
  • Celebrate the Stars in our Schools

    Celebrate the Stars in our Schools
  • Twitter

    UNISON Manchester

    • “Equality Matters” – Issue 3 now available
      about 3 weeks ago
    • RT @clizanne: First AGM of the season @UnisonMcr with @Paulabarker1 speaking
      about 3 weeks ago
    • After a consultation our members in #FE are urged to vote YES in their industrial action ballot
      about 4 weeks ago
    • RT @MaxThoburn: @UnisonMcr @manchesterfire @konpmcr @ManchesterMed Please support striking doctors on Tuesday!
      about 1 month ago
    • RT @nixon_tod: FurtherEducation, government cuts & 'reviews' while staff keep it going. We deserve a pay rise! #loveFE @unisonmcr https://t…
      about 1 month ago

Social Widgets powered by