Election time – make sure your voice is heard!

Our union is proud to be a member-led, democratic union. Members are being encouraged to take part in elections to the National Executive Council, with ballot papers out now.


Recruit a Friend Returns!

Increased prize fund for our popular ‘Recruit a Friend’ campaign, which includes a prize draw fund of £875 plus a £20 voucher for the recruiter.

AGMs are on!

Our Annual General Meetings (AGMs) are always great events and are well attended by members across North Yorkshire. This year will be rather different.

Christina McAnea elected our new General Secretary

Christina McAnea has been elected as general secretary of UNISON, the UK’s largest union.


Use your vote!

Branch members are being reminded to use their vote as UNISON seeks to elect a new General Secretary.

Branch Statement on General Secretary Election

Our branch has nominated Christina McAnea to be the next general Secretary of UNISON.

NJC Pay Award for Local Government Workers Confirmed

Local government members vote to accept the 2020/21 pay award of 2.75% back dated to 1 April 2020.


Huge rise in membership, and a TV advert too!

More than 90,000 people have joined UNISON across the UK this year up to the end of May. Our branch has seen an amazing 648 new members this year so far.