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Manchester Arena Bombing

Our thoughts remain with the victims of the bombing and their families and friends.


Mayoral Candidates Agree to Implement Greater Manchester Ethical Care Charter

GM Citizens Assembly hears positive responses from mayoral candidates on key issues



Mayoral candidates asked to sign up to commitments on education and skills

“Opportunities must be affordable and available to everybody - wherever we live and throughout our lives.” 



Workers’ Memorial Day 28 April 2017

Remember the dead: fight for the living


Greater Manchester Citizens Assembly


The biggest event of the Greater Manchester mayoral election process takes place on bank holiday Monday, May 1st, at the Lowry Theatre in Salford. 

International Zone at Manchester May Day Festival, 29 April

May Day is an opportunity to learn about and support workers' struggles around the world.


Post-16 Skills and Education: Event in Manchester, Fri 12 May

The skills landscape is changing fast.  Members in FE, sixth form colleges and HE can register now for this important event.



Pennine Care Sign Up to the Dying to Work Charter


Pennine Care UNISON branch have been working with the Pennine Care NHS Trust to gain their support for the Dying to Work Charter which protects employees who are terminally ill. 

Unions accuse Cheshire colleges of "reckless behaviour" putting 90 jobs at risk


UCU and UNISON highlight the failure of Mid Cheshire College and Warrington Collegiate to access government funding for a sustainable future.

UNISON's Public Meeting to Stop School Funding Cuts in Cheshire East

UNISON's Public Meeting to Stop School Funding Cuts in Cheshire East


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