UNISON Doncaster Raceday – Saturday 3rd August 2024: Discounted Ticket Offer for UNISON Members

We are delighted to confirm that the Region’s biggest annual campaigning and social event, will be held this year at Doncaster Racecourse on Saturday 3rd August 2024. UNISON Doncaster Raceday Saturday 3rd August 2024 We have secured a discounted ticket offer for UNISON members, family, and friends. Ticket offers are: 2 Grandstand tickets for £15 2 […]

Dear Members   Please find the link below for details for webinar sessions for Retirement & Pensions.  The sessions are Free for members to attend. 2024 Feb 1st and 13th March 6th Unison Yorks & Humber region Retirement and Pensions Explained Webinar Invitation   1 February at 10.00am – 11.00am 13 February at 12.30pm – 1.30pm 6 March […]

Courses for members

These courses are free to UNISON members to attend. Our Spring brochure will be out in the new year with the full range of courses available. Get Active in UNISON on 8 February at 1.00pm – 2.00pm via Teams

Local Government Pension Scheme rule change

When the Government reformed public service pension schemes in 2014 and 2015, older members were protected from the changes. In December 2018, the Courts ruled that younger members of the judges’ and firefighters’ pension schemes had been discriminated against because the protections did not apply to them.   This ruling is called the McCloud judgment […]

Stars in Our Schools Stars in Our Schools is an annual celebration of school support staff. This year the event will take place on Friday 24 November 2023 – but we encourage schools to join in whenever suits them! It takes a whole team to make a school a safe and happy place for all […]

Wendy Nichols – Nominated by North Yorkshire LG Branch for National Labour Link Committee

  UNISON National Labour Link Elections Please use your vote in the Labour Link Committee Elections! Ballot papers will be sent to your home address and also if Unison have an email address for you, you will be sent ballot codes to enable you to vote online. Voting starts on 18 September and ends at […]

2023 Pay Offer Confirmed for Council and School Workers

Employers respond with flat rate increase for local government and school workers.

UNISON issues warning to North Yorkshire councils over senior staff pay-offs

UNISON local government branches in North Yorkshire issue a warning to district councils thinking about offering enhanced packages to senior staff.

Temporary Covid vaccination exemption could save hundreds of jobs

Under pressure due to the crisis in social care, the government has announced that staff can self-certify if they believe they have a medical exemption or if they are pregnant,