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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. 


Joe Anderson for Metro Mayor

UNISON is supporting Joe Anderson to be the Labour candidate for Mayor of the Liverpool City Region. 


Hospital Chiefs Under Pressure to Fulfil Commitment to Domestics and Porters


UNISON has launched a campaign for fair pay at Tameside Hospital after the Trust’s refusal to pay all of their portering and domestic staff the nationally-agreed NHS ‘Agenda for Change’ rate for their work.

Miami Five Freedom Tour is Coming to Manchester


Thursday 14 July, 6.30pm at Manchester Town Hall.  Hear first hand from René and Gerardo who spent 16 years in US jails for trying to stop terrorist attacks against Cuba.   

Joe for Metro Mayor

Trade union members from across the Liverpool City Region will be attending a rally on Tuesday evening in support of Joe Anderson’s campaign to become Metro Mayor. 



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