Transgender Remembrance Day

20 November 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

Online course

Transgender Remembrance Day is an annual observance on November 20 that honours the memory of the transgender people whose lives were lost in acts of anti-transgender violence. This year, UNISON South East’s LGBT+ committee is organising a two hour online training event aimed at supporting activists representing trans members in the workplace. We will look […]

World Menopause Day

18 October 2020

This Sunday, 18 October, is World Menopause Day. This day is to raise awareness of the health issues women face when approaching, during and beyond the menopause. UNISON has over a million women members working in public services. So we take the menopause seriously. It’s a workplace issue – nearly 8 out of 10 menopausal […]

Regional Council | September 2020

15 September 2020 10:30am–12:00pm

Online meeting

All registered delegates to the South East Regional Council are invited to a special meeting to decide the region’s nominee for the post of UNISON General Secretary Election 2020. The meeting will be held in accordance with UNISON’s General Secretary 2020 election procedures. The event will have a hustings and all candidates have been invited […]

Keep Canterbury Labour – canvassing session

17 November 2019 2:00pm–4:30pm

Canterbury West Station, Canterbury, Kent

Join UNISON General Secretary, Dave Prentis and Political Commentator and Campaigner, Ayesha Hazarika at a mass canvassing session in Canterbury, supporting Labour candidate Rosie Duffield. Let’s keep Canterbury Labour! Outcome

Regional Council Meeting (22 May 2019)

22 May 2019 10:30am–3:30pm

UNISON Centre, Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Outcome

Regional Council AGM (23 February 2019)

23 February 2019 11:00am–4:00pm

Friends House, 173 Euston Road, London NW1 2BJ

The Regional Council is the governing body of the region and all branches are invited to participate. We run on an annual cycle, meeting three times a year to develop regional policies and determine the region’s objectives and priorities.

UNISON South East Suffragette Tour

24 November 2018 10:15am–3:00pm

Museum of London Docklands

Continuing our celebrations of 100 years since the vote for women, we have organised a brilliant opportunity for women members to learn more about the history of the suffragette movement with a guided bus tour of suffragette London. If you wish to attend please fill in the application form below, if you need more information […]

Regional Council | November 2018

22 November 2018 10:00am–11:00am

UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Our Regional Council meets three times a year and is the main democratic forum in the region. All branches are invited to send delegates to the council an this is where key strategic decisions about the union’s work in the region are taken. Please note that November 2018’s Regional Council will be shorter than normal […]

Slough Women Leading Women

17 November 2018 11:30am–2:00pm

The Curve, Slough

Showcasing the women of Slough, past, present, and future. Please note this is an external event The event will include an opportunity to network over lunch with inspirational women and girls from across Slough. And for you to select one of the 100 inspiring Women Leading Women portrait exhibition. This is a great way to […]

Equal Pay Day 2018

10 November 2018

Equal Pay Day comes around once a year because but despite the Equal Pay Act in 1970, women still earn less than men in Britain today. The current Gender Pay Gap means women effectively stop earning relative to men on a day in November. This day is referred to as ‘Equal Pay Day’ and the […]

Black History Month Launch Event (external organisations)

27 September 2018 11:00am–2:00pm

St. Marys Fire Station, Brinton's Road, Southampton

Black History Month South in association with Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service and Positive Message Ltd, are holding a launch event for this year’s Black History Month on Thursday 27 September 2018 from 11am – 2pm at St Mary’s Fire Station, 22 Brinton’s Rd, Southampton SO14 0DB To reserve your place at this event, please […]

Sylvia: an Old Vic, Sadler’s Wells, Zoonation, Kate Prince Company production

3 – 22 September 2018

The Old Vic, London

Votes for Women and a fractured family at a momentous hour in British history. 100 years after the first women in Britain were granted the vote, Kate Prince combines dance, hip hop, soul and funk to shed new light on a remarkable story at the heart of the Suffragette movement. Co-written by Kate Prince and […]

Love Music Hate Racism | Oxford Fundraiser

1 September 2018 7:00pm–11:55pm

Isis Farmhouse, Tow Path

Love Music Hate Racism live music fundraiser event supported by UNISON Oxfordshire Health Branch. Featuring live music from: Brickwork Lizards Basil Gabbidon band (founder Steele Pulse) Steve White and the Protest Family Raouf Adear Jen Berkova Simon Davies Plus DJs John and Butters – Witney Soul Club Bar and food stalls Cost: £5 waged / […]

Day of Memory – Honour Based Abuse

13 July 2018 9:15am–1:00pm

Surrey Police and charity Karma Nirvana are hosting an event to support the annual Day of Memory for victims of honour based abuse. The annual commemoration falls on 14 July, the birthday of Shafilea Ahmed, who was aged 17 when she was murdered by her parents in 2003 for refusing a forced marriage and being ‘too […]

#OURNHS70 – National Demonstration

30 June 2018 12:00pm–4:00pm

Portland Place, London, W1A 1AA

UNISON is supporting the national demonstration in London on 30 June 2018 in defence of our NHS, called by the People’s Assembly and Health Campaigns Together. This is part of our NHS 70th anniversary celebrations. Assemble 12pm, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA (nearest tubes: Oxford Circus / Great Portland St) March to Downing Street, Whitehall The […]