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 […]

Local Government Conference & AGM 2018

16 – 17 November 2018

Holiday Inn, Portsmouth, PO1 2TA

As well as the chance to network and socialise we have a great programme, including the MP for Portsmouth South, Stephen Morgan, as a speaker on the Friday evening. On the Saturday we have a documentary about the impact of the decline in social housing, followed by workshops on housing policy in UNISON. This is […]

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 […]

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 […]

National Delegate Conference

19 – 22 June 2018

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

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Local Government Conference

17 – 18 June 2018

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

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National Young Members Weekend 2018

8 – 10 June 2018

Jurys Inn, Milton Keynes

UNISON’s young members’ weekend brings together more than 100 young members from across the UK to find out more about the union and, more importantly, how they can play a part in the union’s campaigning to defend public services. It will take place against a background of a Conservative government hell-bent on demolishing public services […]

TUC national demonstration: Step up for public services

12 May 2018 11:00am–4:00pm

London: Victoria Embankment to Hyde Park

The TUC has called a national demonstration on Saturday 12 May in London. This is going to be a key moment in the fight for public services.

Equality Conference

19 April 2018 10:00am–4:00pm

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

UNISON campaigns to raise awareness of and to progress equality in our branches, workplaces and society. The regional Equality Conference will give your branch the tools and resources to raise awareness of equality issues in the workplace and assist branches with meeting UNISON equality principles and objectives as set out in the union Rule Book. […]

Health Conference

16 – 18 April 2018

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

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A cup of LGBT history

22 February 2018 6:30pm–9:00pm

Surrey History Centre, 130 Goldsworth Road, Woking, GU21 6ND

Join Surrey Heritage and Outline, Surrey’s LGBT organisation for a cup of LGBT history to celebrate LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans) History Month. As well as free coffee and cake there will be talks about popular 1920s and 1930s music hall performers Gwen Farrar and Norah Blaney, Surrey History Centre and Outline. Surrey Heritage will […]

Free screening of Suffragette

5 February 2018 7:30pm–10:00pm

Harlequin Theatre, Redhill

Reigate & Banstead Branch would like to invite you to come and celebrate the 100 year anniversary of women beginning to have the right to vote. To celebrate, they will be hosting a free screening of the film Suffragette, featuring Meryl Streep and Helena Bonham-Carter and focusing on the life of Suffragette Emily Davison. For […]