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 […]

Regional Strategy Weekend 2018

5 – 6 October 2018

Arora Hotel Gatwick-Crawley

The Strategy Weekend brings together UNISON activists from Branches and Regional Committees and Groups to discuss the key challenges we face and to plan our activity for the year ahead.

Joint Regional International Relations Seminar 2018

27 September 2018 10:30am–3:30pm

UNISON Centre, London

The International Seminar is our annual joint event run by by UNISON’s South East and Eastern regions. During the day speakers will consider immediate issues affecting Trade Unions and workers in the global south, as well as the impact of Government policy on workers in the UK. Invited speakers/subjects include: Alison Roche – UNISON Policy […]

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 […]

Health and Safety Meeting

5 September 2018 9:00am–4:00pm

Ranger House, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4UL

Outcome

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 […]

Sleep in Payments | Home Counties Branch

24 May 2018 12:00pm–3:00pm

The Grange Moor Hotel 4-8 St Michael’s Road Maidstone ME16 8BS

Join representatives from UNISON’s Home Counties Community & Voluntary Sector branch for an information and discussion forum on Sleep in Payments. Discussions at the event will include: Understanding what people are paid at the moment What is the legal position? How this issue affects you as a worker. Do invite your colleagues that are non-members […]

Regional Council

22 May 2018 10:30am–3:30pm

UNISON Centre, Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Outcome

Surrey County Pay Up Now! Rally

7 April 2018 2:00pm–5:00pm

Runnymede constituency of Philip Hammond MP & Chancellor of the Exchequer

Pay Up Now! demonstration in the Runnymede constituency of Philip Hammond MP & Chancellor of the Exchequer

Stand Up To Racism – National Demonstration

17 March 2018 12:00pm–4:00pm

Portland Place, London, W1A 1AA

UNISON is supporting this national demonstration in London, and events on the same day in Cardiff and Glasgow.

Stand Up To Racism – Oxford Demonstration

1 March 2018 7:00pm–9:00pm

Outside Oxford Town Hall, OX1 1BX

Stand Up To Racism is organising a rally in Oxford on 1 March, gathering outside Oxford Town Hall. Speakers include UNISON Assistant General Secretary Roger McKenzie. Download the event flyer Outcome

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 […]