Category Archives: Unison

Branch AGMS February 2019

The branch has organised two AGMS as follows:

Tuesday 12 February 2019 at 12.30 pm, Tolkien Room, City Central Library, Hanley.  Buffet at 12 midday – must be pre-ordered by Friday 1 February 2019.

Wednesday 20 February 2019 at 12.30 pm, Windsor Room, Stoke Town Hall.  Buffet at 12.15pm – must be pre-ordered by Tuesday 12 February 2019.

Enclosed are promotional posters for displaying on your local notice board –

AGM City Central Library 12 February 2019

AGM Windsor Room 20 February 2019

If you would like to order food for one of the meetings please e-mail the branch at stating:

  • Date of meeting you wish to attend
  • Name
  • Workplace address
  • Any special requirements

by the required deadline.


Unison Branch Elections 2019-2020

The branch is now inviting nominations for anyone who is interested in becoming an officer, convenor, steward/health and safety rep for the branch for 2019/2020.

Posters have been produced detailing who to speak to in case of interest, what the job entails, how to apply and the deadline date for nominations.

Labour Link Officer – Labour Link Fund Election 2019-2020

All other posts – branch officers, convenors, stewards/health and safety reps  – Annual Elections Exec


There For You Winter Fuel Grant 2018-2019

There For You, Unison’s Welfare Charity are now inviting applications from members who meet the required eligibility criteria for a £60 one off payment to help with fuel costs.

FAQS – including eligibility conditions – Winter Fuel Grant FAQS 2018-2019

Application form – which must be sent direct to There For You (not to the branch) – Winter Fuel Grant Application form 2018-2019

Promotional poster – Winter Fuel Grant Promotional Poster 2018-2019

Note – the closing date for forms to be received by There For You is no later than 15 February 2019.


Why Do You Need To Be A Unison Member?

Unison does a lot more on behalf of it’s members than first thought!!

Disabled Members Annual Report 2018 – Fighting For a Fairer Future

The 2018 Disabled Members Report – “Fighting For A Fairer Future” is a comprehensive report on the activities of Unison disabled members nationwide throughout the year and is well worth a read – Disabled Members Annual Report 2018

West Midlands Personal Injury Claims Paid To Unison Members Sept 2018

For September 2018 members in the West Midlands Region received £77248.75 in compensation payments for Personal Injury Claims.

It always pays to be a Unison member!!

Unison Retired Members Community Meal at YMCA 2 November 2018 12 midday

Unison Retired Members of this branch are hosting a free community meal at the YMCA Hanley on Friday 2 November at 12 midday – ymca community meal 2 november 2018.  Everyone welcome.