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ROCHDALE CARERS TO TAKE FURTHER STRIKE ACTION

UNISON members working for Future Direction CIC will stage a second round of industrial action this week over changes that have been made to their pay and conditions.

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NUT and NASUWT Industrial Action – Advice for UNISON members

The NUT and NASUWT have announced that they intend to have a programme of regional strike action as part of their campaign against government proposals on teacher’s pay. The first set of action will take place on 27 June in the North West Region.

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RALLY TO SUPPORT STRIKING ROCHDALE CARE WORKERS – SATURDAY 8th JUNE

A rally is to be held on the Butts in Rochdale Town Centre from 11 am to 12pm on Saturday 8th June 2013 and branches are invited to attend to show their support for care workers striking over cuts to terms and conditions.

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CARERS TO STRIKE OVER PAY AND CONDITION CUTS

UNISON members working as carers for Future Directions in Rochdale, have voted overwhelmingly in favour of taking strike action over cuts to their pay and conditions. The action, by 114 […]

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Young Members report on May Day delegation to Cuba

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A number of UNISON North West young members were part of the delegation on the Cuba Solidarity Young Trade Unionist May Day Brigade. One of the delegates, Ian Sutcliffe, has written a […]

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Action Mesothelioma Day – Friday 5th July

Each year in Manchester, families affected by asbestos disease release doves as a public act of remembrance of all those who have died from mesothelioma and attend a public meeting.

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Future Directions UNISON members determined to continue fight against pay cuts

UNISON Rally in Rochdale Town Centre

25 May 2013: A well attended rally in Rochdale Town Centre today was left in no doubt about the determination of over 110 care workers to continue their industrial dispute […]

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Future Directions Dispute – Strike Action Called Off

As of 24 May 2013, following a court decision this evening to grant an interim injunction, the industrial action planned for this weekend at Future Directions in Rochdale will not now […]

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Further details of tomorrow’s Rally in support of striking care workers in Rochdale

A Rally will take place in Rochdale Town Centre tomorrow in support of 114 UNISON members working for Future Directions who plan to take industrial action over changes to their […]

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Rally in support of Rochdale Disability Support Workers this Saturday

A rally is to be held on the Butts in Rochdale Town Centre from 11 am and 1 pm on Saturday 25th May, in support of UNISON members working as carers for Future Directions in Rochdale, who have voted overwhelmingly in favor of taking strike action over cuts to their pay and conditions.

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