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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10 December 2019
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28 November 2019
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ASDA MEMBERS IF YOU ARE NOT CONTRACTED TO WORK THIS CHRISTMAS DO NOT WORK

GMB union members holiday pay at ASDA

If you are contracted to work and do not work, you would have normally been paid on either of the above festive Bank Holidays.

For this year only, if you are scheduled to work any of the above festive Bank Holidays this year and do not wish to work but would still like to be paid, there will be a process in place to make sure you are paid for full contracted hours at your holiday rate of pay.

The festive Holidays this year are:-

26th December

1st January



20 November 2019
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GMB UNION EQUALITIES, JUST A BALL GAME?

GMB union equalities

Barbara Plant, GMB union National President

& Lindsay England, Just a Ball Game?

Lindsay English from Just a Ball Game & Barbara Plant GMB National President

JUST A BALL GAME? would like to bring to your attention that despite advancement and acceptance in certain social contexts homophobic, biphobic and transphobic (HBT) bullying and abuse still occurs for many lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people within a sporting environment. This discrimination often becomes hate crime and affects athletes, managers, club staff, match day casual workers and public alike.



19 November 2019
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15 November 2019
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TIM ROACHE RE-ELECTED GMB UNION GENERAL SECRETARY

GMB North West & Irish Region

Union leader receives overwhelming backing in all-member poll

Current GMB General Secretary Tim Roache has been re-elected for second term after an all member ballot, the union announced today.

The sitting General Secretary, first elected in 2015, was re-elected by a decisive margin,

He received 61% of valid votes cast, defeating challenger Kathleen Walker Shaw, who received 39% of valid votes cast.

The election was independently conducted by Electoral Reform Services. 

Tim Roache, GMB General Secretary said:



13 November 2019
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GMB UNION MANUFACTURING SECTION CONFERENCE 2019

GMB union Manufacturing Section Conference 2019

MANUFACTURING SECTION CONFERENCE 2019

TITANIC HOTEL, BELFAST

The GMB National Manufacturing Section Conference was held at the Titanic Hotel in Belfast on 5-6th November 2019. The North West & Irish region sent a delegation of 12 to the conference as well as our 4 national Manufacturing Committee members and the National Manufacturing Section Acting President Bob Gunn. The Conference was the first to be held since section



12 November 2019
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