UNION REPRESENTATIVES STAGE 1 ten Mondays from 23rd September
HEALTH & SAFETY REPRESENTATIVES STAGE 1 ten Tuesdays from 24th September
Saturday 28th September, Football without Borders 8pm film & discussion with directors @ The Hive, Belmont, Shrewsbury.
Sunday 29th September mass national demo in support of NHS at Tory party conference, Manchester. Contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org or 07932 797139 to book a seat on our coach £5/seat or free if you can’t afford that.
(We did not book train tickets since the train station was not near start/finish)
BOOKING ESSENTIAL – coach leaves 9.30am Faulkland St Coach Park, Wolverhampton WV1 1JN returning 4.15pm after rally
If you are a UNISON member ring 01902 554096 to book on their coach which
leaves 8.30am from Faulkland St Coach Park
from 1stOctober 2013:
- adult hourly rate of the minimum wage increases from £6.19 to £6.31 another below inflation rise, making the NMW worth less
- development rate (which will cover workers aged 18-20 years) goes up 5p to £5.03
- rate for 16 to 17-year-olds will rise 4p to £3.72/hour
- apprentice minimum wage rate will go up 3p to just £2.68 per hour – all apprentices under the age of 19 and those aged 19 and over in the first 12 months of their apprenticeship.
The Midlands TUC briefing on the effects of Welfare Reform and Universal Credit.
FOR FULL-TIME OFFICERS AND SENIOR CONVENORS
Tuesday 8 October 10am to 1pm Lunch provided
Thompsons Solicitors, The McLaren Building, 46 The Priory, Queensway, Birmingham B4 7LF
To reserve a place, contact Surjit Chohan at email@example.com.
A fundraising evening dedicated to MARY SEACOLE organised by UNISON
@ Heritage Centre, Clifford Street, Whitmore Reans, Wolverhampton, WV6 0AA
Friday 11th October 7.30pm til late speeches, buffet & dance
People’s Assembly dayschool with journalist/campaigner Owen Jones
Sat 12th October – see www.wolvestuc.org.uk
Defending our right to represent members organised by Midlands TUC
Thursday 24th October 5.30pm – 7.30pm
@ 24 Livery Street, Birmingham, B3 2PA registering NOW
How can unions respond to the attack on facility time? And defend the ability of reps to represent members individually and collectively? These facility time sessions are for all reps working in both the public and private sectors.
To guarantee your place please email Michelle Kesterton at firstname.lastname@example.org
Almost £3,000 was raised by 22 volunteers for our work/Morning Star at 3 festivals this summer.