Morrisons Data Services Pay Offer overwhelmingly accepted

Thanks goes out to all members who took part in the recent ballot which closed on 7th March 2023. This resulted in an overwhelming acceptance of the offers for both Meter Reps and Managers within MDS. Grey Book employees accepting the offer 96% said yes Ex Eon employees accepting the offer 89% said yes Ex […]

Derby’s Tories find money to help themselves but not for workers facing the axe, says UNISON

Following the Conservative group’s failure to get approval for the 2023-24 budget at a full council meeting on Monday night, Leader of Derby City Council Chris Poulter said: “We can make available a sum of money for priorities to be negotiated and discussed with group leaders in relation to being able to formulate an acceptable […]

Solo pay talks could have serious consequences for the NHS

The government’s failure to hold pay talks with every organisation representing striking NHS workers in England is unacceptable, ill-considered, and has potentially perilous consequences, health unions warn today (Monday). The chair and secretary of the union side of the NHS staff council have written to Steve Barclay on behalf of health unions, raising concerns about the government’s […]

AGM: East Midlands Gas (Southern) Branch

Dear member, Please find below the February 2023 branch newsletter which includes notices of relevant Annual General Meetings. UNISON Voice Southern Gas Feb 2023

UNISON Morrison Data Services Pay Update 23/24

This updates provides you with the latest on the pay negotiations and gives you the opportunity to have your say on pay. It is addressed to all UNISON members within Morrison Data Services who are covered by collective bargaining. Pay Offer 2023 Following the pay claim submitted by UNISON on behalf of its members the […]

East Midlands Ambulance workers vote to strike

The growing NHS dispute over pay and staffing will now cover ambulance staff across the East Midlands for the first time. Announcing its re-ballot results of thousands more health workers, UNISON says staff at another four English ambulance services and five NHS organisations, including NHS Blood and Transplant, will now be able to strike. This […]

Regional Council election results

UNISON East Midlands’ regional council annual general meeting took place on Saturday 4 February in Nottingham. Below are the results of the elections for the Regional Posts and Committees. REGIONAL CONVENOR – 1 SEAT  ELECTED – 39 votes BOOTH, Lynn North Derbyshire Healthcare TANSLEY, Chris Dukeries (Nth Notts) Health (Job share) NOT ELECTED – 26 […]

Branch of the Year Awards 2023

On Friday 3 February, members from across the East Midlands came together to celebrate their work at UNISON’s annual Branch of the Year Awards 2023. The evening began with remarks from the regional secretary Chris Jenkinson and UNISON’s deputy head of health Helga Pile. The awards ceremony was compered by regional manager Louisa Wass Griffiths […]

East Midlands Gas Branch – UNISON College opportunities

In the past the Branch has helped organise excel training for members which proved to be very popular and we believe that many members will now want to take advantage of the extensive range of courses which are on offer. Whether it’s for enhancing your career or for your own personal development, there’s much from […]

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UNISON Energy branches AGM notices

It’s that time already! Please find the 2023 AGM notices for the following Energy branches: UNISON Utility Services UNISON in Cadent UNISON East Midlands Gas (Southern)