27 February – 1 March 2015
Cedar Court Hotel, Bradford
The national conference of UNISON’s community service group.
Registrations and enquiries
If you want to attend the conference, please contact your branch, who can register you as a delegate or visitor on the Online Conference System.
Venue and accommodation
Cedar Court Hotel, Rooley Lane, Bradford, BD5 8HW
One of the largest purpose-built and banqueting venues in the North. A warm Yorkshire welcome awaits you, and our facilities guarantee a comfortable, relaxing and enjoyable stay. More details: Cedar Court Hotel
Branches are asked to book all travel arrangements for conference through Stewart Corporate Travel. Travel application forms are attached to the conference guide.
Wherever possible, please ensure train tickets are delivered to you directly as collecting them from stations incurs an extra charge.
Travel costs for delegates will be funded nationally; travel costs for visitors must be paid for by the branch.
Branches are responsible for funding their delegates’ and visitors’ attendance at conference. Subsistence should cover the cost of accommodation, meals, childcare, dependent care and facilitation.
Branches are encouraged to arrange accommodation through VisitLeeds. Using the booking service supports the work of our members in local government and ensures our continuing ability, as a not-for-profit organisation, to secure preferential rates for our conference venues.
Bookings can be made online at the following link:
You can also telephone VisitLeeds on 0113 378 1163.
Hotel bookings for Premier Inn Bradford Central should be made directly via www.premierinn.com or telephone 0871 527 9306.
You can also contact VisitBradford on 01274 433678 or via www.visitbradford.com for general enquiries about accommodation in Bradford.
Who should attend
Full details on who can attend, branch representation, proportionality and fair representation are available in the conference bulletin (see “Documents” tab).
Contact the conference office
UNISON Conference Office, UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY
Tel: 020 7121 5123
Pensions in the Community and Voluntary Sector
Union Busting in the UK Housing Association and Charitable Sector
LGBT Austerity in the Community Sector
Organising for Equality in the Community Sector
Staffing Shortages in the Community & Voluntary Sector and the Impact on Young People
The Impact on Members of ‘Welfare Reform’
Living Wage for All
Carried as Amended
Terms and Conditions in the Community and Voluntary Sector
Carried as Amended