UNISON has voted to take industrial action with a 1-day strike on 10th July 2014. This is the reaction to the Local Government Employers final offer of a 1% increase for this financial year. UNISON EXPECTS ALL OF IT’S MEMBERS IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT TO SUPPORT THIS ACTION.
Local reps will be talking to members about picketing. Please get involved. Further information to follow....
Vote “YES” today – ballot closes 10:00 Monday 23 June.
This is the last day for you to vote “YES” for strike action over pay. The ballot closes at 10:00 on Monday 23 June and any ballot papers received after that deadline will not be counted.
Dave Prentis speech at UNISON Conference 2014
UNISON have recently been advised that over 100 members of staff are at risk of redundancy at Burton and South Derbyshire College with the College leadership blaming dramatic and continued government cuts for the reason to axe significant staff over the past two years.