LGBT history month

1 – 28 February 2018

February is LGBT history month – a chance to celebrate LGBT lives and culture in order to challenge prejudice and build equality

2018 Community Conference

2 – 4 March 2018

Southport Convention Centre

The national conference of UNISON’s community service group.

#March4Women 2018

4 March 2018 12:00pm–3:00pm

Trafalgar Square, London

2018 marks 100 years since the first women in the UK got the vote – mark the centenary, and International Women’s Day (8 March) by joining the #March4Women in London

#TECHOGNITION 5-9 March 2018

5 – 9 March 2018


This week long #TECHOGNITION event is to help raise the public profile of School Science Technicians.

UNISON LGBT branch officer and contact training

22 March 2018 10:30am–4:30pm

UNISON, 130 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

The course is appropriate for LGBT branch officers or contacts and for UNISON LGBT members who want to find out more about getting active in the branch and LGBT organisation in UNISON. The course aims to: define the role of a LGBT Branch officer or contact; establish how to access resources, make useful links and […]

Nursing Times Careers Live Bristol

24 March 2018 10:00am–4:00pm

Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel Broad Street Bristol BS1 2EL

Take the next step on the ladder to your dream career Whether you’re searching for your first placement or researching options for the next step in your career, Nursing Times Careers Live Bristol provides the perfect opportunity to make a great first impression with employers and work on yourself both professionally and personally. Meet employers […]

UNISON international seminar 2018

23 – 25 March 2018

Newcastle Crowne Plaza Hotel, Stevenson Quarter, Hawthorn House, Forth Banks, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3SA

The annual seminar for branch international relations officers (BIROs) to discuss implementing UNISON international policies as well as receive training. UNISON’s annual international seminar event for branch international relations officers (BIROs) to discuss implementing UNISON international policies as well as receive training. The international seminar is a great opportunity to discuss implementing UNISON international policies […]

Rodney Bickerstaffe memorial

12 April 2018 1:00pm–4:00pm

Central Hall Westminster, Storey's Gate, London

Rodney was a giant of the trade union movement and he is greatly missed – UNISON is organising a memorial event to celebrate his life, his humour, his work, his achievements and his comradeship

2018 Health Conference

16 – 18 April 2018

Brighton Centre

The national conference of UNISON’s health care service group, to discuss issues and set policy affecting members working in the health sector.

National Further Education and Sixth Form Seminar

20 – 21 April 2018

UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY

Will you join us at this year’s FE seminar? Top speakers, great venue, networking opportunities Hear from the experts and put your questions to: Richard Atkins, FE commissioner, England Tom Bennett, Managing behaviour expert – launching the UNISON guide Shakira Martin, NUS President and former FE student, campaigning for the sector Find out more about: […]

National school support staff seminar 2018

24 April 2018 10:00am–4:00pm

The Holiday Inn Brighton - Seafront 137 Kings Road, Brighton BN1 2JF

School Support Staff Seminar with Angela Rayner as key note speaker An opportunity to be updated on relevant issues affecting the sector   You will also have an opportunity to attend one of the many workshops that will be running on the day and net work with others in the sectors This is a member only […]

TUC national demonstration: A new deal for working people

12 May 2018


The TUC has called a national demonstration on Saturday 12 May in London.  The demonstration will form part of the TUC Great Jobs Agenda campaign, which sets out the key demands of the movement for how we win a new deal for working people. The TUC intends to run a well-organised, inclusive, family-friendly, non-sectarian and […]

National young members’ weekend

8 – 10 June 2018

Jury's Inn, Milton Keynes


UNISON’s young members’ weekend brings together more than 100 young members from across the UK to find out more about the union and, more importantly, how they can play a part in the union’s recruitment, organising and campaigning work

Pensioners’ Parliament 2018

12 – 14 June 2018

Blackpool Winter Gardens

Hundreds of older campaigners are expected to gather in Blackpool for the annual three day NPC Pensioners’ Parliament from 12-14 June 2018. The event always starts with a colourful and noisy march through the town centre followed by a rally with a number of well known speakers. Day two and three will include sessions on […]

2018 Water, Environment and Transport Conference

17 June 2018 10:00am–5:00pm

The Brighton Centre, Kings Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 2GR

The national conference of UNISON’s water, environment and transport service group, to discuss issues and set policy affecting members working in the water, environment and transport sector.