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Environmental events in the North West - Saturday 25 February

Anti-fracking rally near Preston and Friends of the Earth get-together in Liverpool


Building the Union in Tameside

Jeremy Corbyn and Angela Rayner drop in for Heart Unions week



Young Workers Oppose Undemocratic Trade Deal


A delegation of UNISON activists met North West MEP Theresa Griffin on Friday to urge her to vote against the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between the EU and Canada.

March for the NHS – National Demonstration, London, Saturday 4 March

No Cuts, No Closures, No Privatisation


Council Staff Set to Strike as Services Struggle to Cope


Copeland Council staff who work in services including Benefits, Revenues and Customer Services will be taking strike action on Thursday 16 February to highlight the growing pressure on services caused by Mayor Starkie’s cuts. 

North West Schools Face Funding Cuts


The Government’s proposed National Funding Formula for schools in England means that 98% of schools face a real terms reduction in funding for every pupil. 

Young Members' Political School


UNISON North West will be holding our first Young Members' Political School in Liverpool, 31 March - 1 April

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).

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