Covid-19 update – changes to branch office contact details

Hucclecote Library is closed to the public until further notice, and we only have limited access to our office so we will be working mainly from home. Calls to 01452 425719 may not be answered, and there may be a delay in picking up voicemail messages and post. The...

Lunch and Learn with UNISON

Our Union Learning Reps (ULRs) Eva Langrock-Bircher and Nicky Bree have arranged a series of “Lunch and Learn” sessions in Shire Hall, Gloucester. These short, informative courses are delivered by trained tutors, over a free buffet lunch, and there is...

Taking the sleep-ins fight to the Supreme Court

The UK Supreme Court has granted permission for an appeal against last summer’s Court of Appeal judgment affecting care workers on sleep-in shifts. This decision will offer hope to hundreds of UNISON members in the private care sector in Gloucestershire. The...

New Pay Scales for Local Authority Staff

New pay scales for local authority staff will come into effect in April this year. UNISON has been working with Gloucestershire County, Gloucester City, Tewkesbury Borough and Stroud District Councils to develop the new scales. We will be consulting members in these...

2019 Annual General Meetings

Dates for our Annual General Meetings have been added to our events and you will already have noticed our AGM banner at the top of our home page.  Please try and attend one of our meetings.  We want to meet you and hear your views on how you would like your branch to...