2019 Higher Education Conference

10 January 2019 9:30am–5:00pm

Crowne Plaza Hotel Wollaton Street Nottingham NG1 5RH

The annual conference for UNISON’s higher education service group.

Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) National Seminar

11 December 2018 10:30am–4:30pm

UNISON Centre – 130 Euston Road, London

The union is holding our annual seminar for all LGPS Board members, branches officers, activists and members on the governance and economics of the LGPS. There are major reforms being implemented England, Wales and Scotland and these will be discussed across the day. We will also be launching a major training programme for members and […]

Housing Summit – Safe, Secure Homes for All

8 December 2018 11:00am–5:00pm

Hamilton House, Mabledon Place, London, WC1H 9BD

A national Housing Summit to discuss how housing campaigners, trade unions and tenant groups can organise and campaign for safe and secure homes for all – and for fairness and justice in our housing system.   The Axe the Housing Act Campaign – Secure Homes for All, led by Defend Council Housing and supported by […]

Stars in Our Schools 2018

23 November 2018 8:00am–6:00pm

Stars In Our Schools take place in schools across the UK

2018 LGBT Conference

16 – 18 November 2018

Harrogate International Centre

Registration 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. If you are not out in your branch, it is still possible for you to attend conference, full details are in the conference bulletin below. If you […]

Private Contractors Seminar

10 – 11 November 2018

10-11 November 2018, Crowne Plaza, Nottingham

The seminar for UNISON activists in private contractors will be held this autumn in Nottingham and will provide the opportunity to network and participate in a number of workshops; learning new skills and sharing experiences of working in the private sector. Timetable Saturday 10 November 1.30pm            Registration and coffee 2pm                 Seminar opens 5.30pm            End of […]

Nursing Times Careers Live London

10 November 2018 11:00am–5:30pm

Park Plaza Victoria Hotel, London

Prioritise your development Contemplating your next career move? Looking to work on your skills? We’re returning to London for our final Nursing Times Careers Live job fair of 2018 on Saturday 10 November. Whether you’re a qualified nurse or student just getting started, our event is the perfect opportunity to take charge of your career […]

Higher Education Branch Seminar

7 – 8 November 2018

Jurys Inn Cardiff

Annual Branch Seminar Annual branch seminar with a range of workshops and speakers. This annual event is very popular with higher education support staff so please register early to avoid disappointment.  This is a member only event. Registration is required. Outcome

Occupational Therapy Stewards’ National Training Seminar

7 – 8 November 2018

Conference Aston Meeting Suites (CAMS), Aston University, Aston Triangle, Birmingham B4 7ET

The seminar provides an opportunity for BAOT/UNISON stewards from both health and local government to come together to discuss key employment relations and professional issues. The seminar will include presentations and practical workshops designed to assist OT stewards in their trade union role. It will also enable stewards to network in their regional groups. Registration […]

Brexit: the last mile citizens’ lobby

5 November 2018 11:00am–5:00pm

Parliament Square, Westminster

EU citizens in the UK and British citizens in the EU have been the bargaining chips of the Brexit negotiations since 24 June 2016. Time is running out as March 2019 draws closer. On 5 November, UNISON members will join the third and final mass lobby of Parliament to speak up for the rights of […]

National Demonstration to Save Libraries, Museums and Culture

3 November 2018 12:00pm–3:00pm

Central London

As the crisis in our public library service deepens and central Government slashes local council budgets, UNISON is calling a National Demonstration in support of Libraries, Museums and Culture. The demo and rally, supported by PCS and UNITE will march through central London. Details: Date: Saturday 3 November Rally in Parliament Square 1.15pm Finish by […]

2018 Disabled Members’ Conference

27 – 29 October 2018

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

The national conference of UNISON’s disabled members’ service group. Registration 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.  If you have any queries about the conference, contact our conference office (see details below). Please help us […]

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Nursing Times Careers Live: Birmingham

20 October 2018 11:00am–5:30pm

Birmingham Conference & Events Centre, Birmingham

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UNISON celebrates Black Trade Unionism and the history and impact of music

19 October 2018 11:00am–7:00pm

UNISON Centre 130 Euston Road London NW1 2AY

Black History Month offers a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the shared history of Black people across the many shores of the world. The theme of this year’s event is ’Black Trade Unionism and the history and impact of music’. Please click here to sign up on Eventbrite As UNISON continues to lead the way in […]

Love Our Colleges: march, rally and lobby for FE funding

17 October 2018 1:30pm–6:30pm

Waterloo Place, London, SW1Y 4

Colleges are important – to their students, their staff and their local communities. But for too long the vital work they do has been overlooked and underfunded. This situation is not sustainable and ultimately impacts on college students and staff, businesses, communities and the wider economy. That is why trade unions, students and colleges are […]