100 jobs at risk at Newcastle and Stafford College

Around 100 staff at Newcastle and Stafford College risk losing their jobs after the college announced plans to save £2m. The trade unions representing college staff said the college’s plans would have a devastating impact on educational opportunities in Staffordshire and called on the college to give full details of any outsourcing plans.

Report suggesting merger between Police and Fire “Dangerous Political Experiment” says UNISON.

Staffordshire UNISON Representing Support Staff at Staffordshire Fire & Rescue Service has claimed that the report titled Protecting and Enhancing Frontline Services “Is there a case for full integration” Is “fatally flawed”

Steve Elsey – Area Organiser, Staffordshire UNISON said:-

Stand Up for Labour - 29th October 2015

Our second Stand up for Labour® event at Keele promises a great night out for Labour Party and Trade Union members and supporters. It combines the best in comedy with inspiring speeches from leading Party figures and trade unionists, and is an opportunity for local activists to rally together and raise funds in the process.

International Workers Memorial Day 28th April 2015

International Workers' Memorial Day on 28th April 2015 is our day to remember the dead and fight for the living.  To mark International Workers’ Memorial Day the Branch will be placing a bench at Chasewater Country Park.