21 February 2020
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GMB TRADE UNION EQUALITIES GROUP CELEBRATE LBGT+ HISTORY MONTH

GMB union celebrates LGBT+ History Month

GMB union celebrates LGBT+ History Month

GMB Union LGBT+ History Month event Feb 2020

An event organised by the Regional Equalities Group was held at Bill Smith House in Liverpool on Friday Feb 14th. A day to celebrate LGBT+ History Month and the progress the region is making supporting equality for members.

Christian Owens, Detective Sargent on the Merseyside Police, was first to share his story. Christian only recently completed the final stages of his surgery late in 2019, after a 10 year journey transforming from female to male. He undertook this journey as an active police officer, bravely pushing forward through al the challenges.



19 February 2020
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Consultation document of the Framework Agreement endorsed by the Minister of Health Robin Swann MLA

GMB trade union members consultation

GMB trade union is consulting with our members about these proposals

Framework Document: This consultation document supplements the content of the Framework Agreement endorsed by the Minister of Health Robin Swann MLA and the factual content has been verified by the Department of Health & Trade Unions. It forms a reference point for all stakeholders to the proposals in the framework agreement.



7 February 2020
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5 February 2020
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PHUTI LEKOLOANE BECOMES A PATRON OF JUST A BALL GAME?

GMB trade union Equalities Group

Phuti Lekoloane becomes a patron

South African full-time goalkeeper Phuti Lekoloane becomes a patron of JUST A BALL GAME?

As LGBT History Month 2020 kicks off, here at JUST A BALL GAME? (JBG?) we are happy to announce that the only ‘out’ gay South African full-time footballer, Makapanstad Romans’ goalkeeper Phuti Lekoloane joins us as a patron.



4 February 2020
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GMB MEMBERS AT KNOWSLEY BOROUGH COUNCIL WASTE SERVICES NEW TASK AND FINISH AGREEMENT

COUNCIL WASTE SERVICES NEW TASK AND FINISH AGREEMENT

We will discuss this draft agreement during our meeting scheduled for Thursday 6th February 2020, Large Conference Room, Stretton Way at 6.30 A.M.

For some time now, The GMB and colleagues from Unite have been in discussions with management to try and resolve outstanding issues & concerns raised by our members in the waste services on the Task and Finish agreement, One of the main issues for our members and myself was 'forced overtime'.



15 January 2020
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GMB UNION WANTS YOUR OPINION ON WHO SHOULD BE THE NEXT LABOUR PARTY LEADERS

Labour Party Leadership Election 2020

Candidates for the 2020 Labour Party Leadership Election

The GMB is looking at taking on board our members' thoughts on who we believe will make the best Leader and Deputy Leader.

The timetable for the above two posts has now been finalised and is a very tight schedule, with trade unions nominating no later than 14th February.



5 January 2020
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