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The People's Plan for Greater Manchester


Opportunities for UNISON members to engage in campaign to shape devolution in Greater Manchester. 

Living Wage Campaign Event in Manchester


On Monday 31 October, the new 'real' living wage rate will be announced at an event at the Students' Union at the University of Manchester. 

Dying to Work Campaign

Securing employer commitment to workers with terminal illness


Young Members’ Event - Working Class Movement Library - Tuesday 22 November


November is Young Workers’ Month and UNISON North West Young Members’ Forum will be hosting an event at the Working Class Movement Library (WCML) in Salford

North West Labour Film Festival



The Festival runs from 6-9 October at the Picturehouse in Liverpool and the Plaza Community Cinema in Sefton.   

Invest in my university and invest in me

Vote Yes for Strike Action in the Higher Education Pay Ballot.  Ballot opens on 30th August.   


Steve Rotherham will be an Excellent Mayor for Liverpool City Region

UNISON North West response to the selection of Steve Rotherham as Labour candidate for Metro Mayor.    


Andy Burnham for a Labour Greater Manchester

UNISON North West response to the selection of Andy Burnham as the Labour Party candidate for Mayor of Greater Manchester.



People’s History of the NHS Project

The Project aims to collect the memories and experiences of NHS staff past and present.  Events in Manchester on Thursday 11 August and online survey. 


Tony Lloyd - On Your Side

UNISON is backing Tony Lloyd to be the Labour Party candidate for Greater Manchester Mayor. 


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