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Latin & Central America 2017: Achievements and Threats

Day school and film screening in Manchester on 18 February.  Film Screening in Liverpool, on 19 February



Pensioners’ Parliament: 6th-8th June, Blackpool

Registration is now open.  Topics to be discussed include social care, pensions and the NHS.    


UNISON and Labour Working Together Against Cuts in North West Schools


Shadow Secretary of State for Education Angela Rayner addressed the UNISON North West Schools Forum today (Monday).

I, Daniel Blake: Free Screening, Friday 20 January


Ken Loach's award-winning film about the human cost of benefit cuts will be shown in Ashton.

Council Staff to Strike Over Mayor Starkie’s Refusal to Back-down on Cuts Plan


Copeland Council staff who work in services including Benefits, Revenues and Customer Services will be taking strike action next Thursday, 22 December. 

What a Starkie Contrast! - Council Staff Demonstrate Against Mayor's Cuts Plan


 “Mayor Starkie has his priorities upside-down, and he’s trying to ignore staff concerns about services and the Council’s future.”

Community Service Group Conference and Seminar 2017


If you work for a housing association, charity or voluntary organisation then you are Community member.

Cleaners and Porters Call for Fair Pay at Royal Bolton Hospital

“I’m sick of being the lowest paid and worst treated.  We are important and we should be paid properly.”



Celebrate the Stars in our Schools


School support staff across Tameside are to be recognised as part of a UK-wide celebration of the invaluable contribution they make to the education of pupils. 

'Son de la Zona' - Film and DJs from Venezuela

UNISON Regional Centre, Arena Point, 1 Hunts Bank, Manchester M3 1UN.  Tuesday 29 November, 7pm.   

Please note venue change. 


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