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Annual Pay Claim 2017

A joint agreement on the 2017/18 pay review was reached, which will be effective in July.   Throughout the talks, the backdrop of a challenging AMP6 efficiency plan and a changing external environment was recognised and […]

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ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 09/02/17

Thursday – 09 February 2017 at Edgbaston Starting at 6.30pm, refreshments from 5.30pm All members are urged to attend. Expenses will be reimbursed (please share cars) Main items of business:- To consider any motions submitted. (See […]

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Long commutes up by a quarter

Long commutes in the West Midlands up by a quarter, finds TUC   The number of employees in the West Midlands with daily commutes of two hours or more has shot up by a quarter (25.6%) […]

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2016 WE&T Health & Safety Seminar report 07/07/16

The Seminar was opened by Ruth Davis the WE&T Chair outlining the challenges ahead with Health and Safety and the uncertainty after the Brexit vote. One really interesting fact is that 63% of Health & Safety […]

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Unison National Delegate Conference 2016

Brighton, 21st – 24th June 2016 Tuesday Our President’s Address started proceedings as usual, highlighting the difficult year it’s been under this government. Even more difficult than the amount of motions ruled out of order this […]

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Water, Environment & Transport Conference 2016

Brighton, Sunday 19th June 2016 Controversy!  It appeared we were all taken a little by surprise when we were asked to vote for a referral back to the standing orders committee on an emergency motion previously […]

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Letter from #customer

Hello again. With last weekend’s glorious sunshine arriving not a moment too soon and Easter a distant memory on the chilly horizon I’m mindful that it’s been a while since my previous update. (I’m hoping the […]

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Message from #customer & Business Support

Hello. My name’s Steve Pilkington. I’m the joint chair of the #customer & Business Support forum. I also happen to be the current Chair of Unison within Severn Trent Water. Welcome to the first of my […]

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ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 02/03/16

AGM 2016 Notice for Wednesday 02 March 2016 Wednesday – 02 March 2016 at Edgbaston Starting at 6.30pm, refreshments from 5.30pm All members are urged to attend. Expenses will be reimbursed (please share cars) Main items […]

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Branch Secretary Report 11/05/15

Hi All Hopefully you will all have received your Ballot forms to your home address to complete after the pay talks. The pay talks this year were ran over 2 days, after the first day no […]

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