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Steward Course Stage One (Modular) 2 days

25 April 2019 9:00am–5:00pm

Middlesbrough Football Club

This course follows on from and builds upon the knowledge and skills developed in Stage One. The Stage Two course awards ERA (Employment Rights Act) Accreditation which is essential if you wish to take on the highly rewarding duty of representing UNISON members in matters of grievance, capability or disciplinary processes. This course will help […]

What’s going on in Nicaragua? An afternoon with Jose Antonio & the Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign

12 April 2019 1:45pm–4:10pm

Northern TUC

What’s going on in Nicaragua? What impact is it having on education? How can peace and reconciliation be achieved? How can the UK trade union movement show solidarity and support Nicaraguan trade unionists?  To help find the answers to these questions the Northern TUC International Forum are hosting an afternoon with Jose Antonio & the Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign. […]

International Women’s Day Event

8 March 2019 5:00pm–8:00pm

Hartlepool Borough Hall, Middlegate, Hartlepool TS24 0JD

Guest speakers, entertainment and food for International Women’s Day. IWD poster 2019 Outcome

March and rally against Universal Credit

15 December 2018 10:30am–1:00pm

Council offices Belmont House, Rectory Lane TS14 7FD

View Facebook event Assemble 10.30 am Council offices Belmont House, Rectory Lane TS14 7FD March through Westgate for rally at 12.00 mid-day, Prior Pursglove College, Church Walk, Guisborough, TS14 6BU Speakers: Anna Turley MP; Clare Williams (UNISON); Lauren Dingsdale (Labour Party PPC); Fran Heathcote (PCS); UNITE speaker. Rally chaired by Sue Jeffrey, leader of Redcar […]

Colombia Salsa Night 2018

30 November 2018 7:00pm–11:00pm

World Headquarters, Carliol Square, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6UF

Colombia remains the most dangerous country in the world to be a trade unionist or social movement leader. Despite the signing of the peace accord, 2017 was the deadliest year on record with more than 120 social leaders being murdered by contract killers and right-wing paramilitaries. The women sugarcane committee has helped a large number […]

Women and the Welfare State

8 October 2018 1:00pm–3:00pm

Sunderland Civic Centre

Workshop: Forward, still further to go? Outcome

Women and the Welfare State

8 October 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

Sunderland Civic Centre

Forward, still further to go? Outcome

Women’s Network Policy weekend

14 – 15 September 2018

Royal Station Hotel- Newcastle.

This year’s policy weekend is being held on Friday 14 and Saturday 15 September. Due to regional committee being held on the Friday, our policy weekend will commence at 1.30pm on Friday 14th and will run until approximately 3pm on the Saturday. The venue will be the Royal Station Hotel- Newcastle. Places MUST be booked […]

Regional LGBT Policy Day

1 September 2018 9:00am–4:00pm

UNISON Northern Regional Office

Our next Policy Away Day is Saturday 1 September. It will be held at the UNISON Northern Newcastle Office. Our main agenda item will be discussing amendments to motions for the National LGBT Conference. We are now accepting nominations for the National LGBT Rep (Woman’s Seat).  You can be nominated or self nominate by emailing […]

Suffrage flag event

17 August 2018 9:30am–11:30am

Newcastle Civic Centre

The Suffrage flag event is being held on Friday 17 August in recognition of 100 years of women’s suffrage. Clare Williams, UNISON Northern regional secretary will also be speaking at the event. You can register your attendance here: Outcome