Report from Parliament by Steve Elsey, Branch Communications Officer

On Monday 19th July Jane Heath and I represented our membership in participating in the protest against the academies bill and removal of BSF funding. Following the Rally and a march to Westminster we met with Stafford’s MP Jeremy Lefroy, and addressed a number of our concerns regarding the academies bill and the implications it could have for our members and staff working within his constituency. 

Academies Bill – Save our Schools – Rally and Lobby – 19th July 2010

Representatives from Staffordshire Branch of UNISON travelled to London to join with the other Education Trade Unions – NASUWT, NUT, UNITE and GMB to press the coalition Government to reconsi

Save Sakineh

Last week, an Iranian woman, Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, was saved by global protests from being stoned to death. 

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Save Sakineh

Last week, an Iranian woman, Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, was saved by global protests from being stoned to death. 

Anti-fascism: Leafleting Dates in Bilston

Facists Threaten Bilston

Bilston North by-election on Thursday 29th July will be contested by Labour, Liberal Democrats, Tory, UKIP and the fascist BNP.

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