9 November 2020
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JUST A BALL GAME THE SURVEY 2020 HOMOPHOBIA, BIPHOBIA AND TRANSPHOBIA IN SPORT

JUST A BALL GAME? survey

Report is a valuable tool that highlights the necessity to continue fighting for inclusion in football.

LGBT+ campaign organisation JUST A BALL GAME? (JBG?) work to raise awareness around inclusion and visibility for LGBT+ people in football and other sports. As part of our 10th birthday celebrations we have released our report from the survey we conducted earlier this year.



6 November 2020
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GMB UNION APPOINT WARREN KENNY AS ACTING GENERAL SECRETARY

Warren Kenny appointed acting general secretary GMB union

GMB union Central Executive Council appoint acting General Secretary

Warren Kenny appointed as acting General Secretary for GMB union

The Central Executive Council (CEC) met today, 5th November 2020, and discussed the position of a replacement Acting General Secretary following the announcement of John Phillips' retirement on 31st December 2020.

Nominations for the position of Acting General Secretary were sought from CEC members.



28 October 2020
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GMB TRADE UNION CAMPAIGNING FOR PAY JUSTICE ACROSS THE NHS

GMB union NHS Pay Campaign

GMB union want to make sure you have a say on your pay.

GMB union is gearing up for the NHS Pay campaign and we want to make sure you have a say on your pay.

NHS staff have worked above and beyond during the coronavirus pandemic and we want to thank you for everything you are doing to look after us.



27 October 2020
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MANCHESTER FAYRE URGENT UPDATE

GMB union update Manchester fayre

SAVE MANCHESTER FAYRE

GMB union update on Manchester Fayre Update

We have been informed that members working within Manchester Fayre (Manchester City Council school meals provider) have been told that the council is going to consider at Executive Committee on the 11th of November no longer providing a School Meals Service from September 2021.

In a nutshell this means that all staff will be either TUPED to their individual school or the school would have to choose their own provider.



23 October 2020
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GMB UNION LEADING HEALTH & SAFETY FIGHT AGAINST COVID-19

GMB union fight COVID-19

It is a health and safety issue, a matter of life or death in some cases and we don’t apologise for demanding that employers take every precaution to provide control measures to deal with this deadly pandemic.

GMB union is leading the Health & Safety fight against COVID-19

The GMB union is leading the way in tackling the Coronavirus impact on working people. Right from the off we have taken steps to protect our members, particularly those in the most vulnerable jobs. It is a health and safety issue, a matter of life or death in some cases and we don’t apologise for demanding that employers take every precaution to provide control measures to deal with this deadly pandemic.



20 October 2020
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LOCAL GOVERNMENT WORKERS CONSULTATION SURVEY GMB TRADE UNION

GMB union public service pay survey

Please complete the GMB union survey. Union strength is in its numbers so the more people who join GMB, the more power we have to challenge employers and make a real difference for you in your work.

GMB UNION LOCAL GOVERNMENT PAY CLAIM SURVEY(2021/22)

GMB trade union will be meeting shortly to agree the Local Government Pay Claim for 2021/22 across England, Wales & Northern Ireland. The pay claim will then be submitted to the employers in the next few months and discussions will start on your pay.



19 October 2020
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DEVASTATING IMPACT OF CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC ON BAME POPULATION

Black History month GMB trade union equalities campaign

Research by University College London scientists found that people from black, Asian and minority ethnic communities in the UK are two to three times more likely to die from Coronavirus

How will a future Black History Month record the devastating impact of the Coronavirus pandemic on the BAME population?

October is Black History Month. But this year it is being celebrated under the harrowing shadow of the Coronavirus pandemic raging around the world.



12 October 2020
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25 September 2020
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MASKS ARE NOW MANDATORY GMB UNION ADVISES ASDA MEMBERS

Masks are mandatory at ASDA union advises

Sadly, we have already lost colleagues to this virus

Masks are now MANDATORY, GMB union advises ASDA members

At the start of the pandemic we were overwhelmed with calls from members concerned at the lack of PPE/ screens masks etc, no monitoring of social distancing & excessive numbers of customers in stores

We pushed the Company to provide everything you needed to minimize the risks& whilst they were a bit slow off the mark at the beginning, they have done what they needed to do under Government guidelines



22 September 2020
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GMB UNION COVID 19 REDUNDANCY SUPPORT

GMB union Reachout Sept 2020

Access to the GMB Union Redundancy Toolkit – A useful tool available to all members that guides you through some of the important things to consider

GMB union, North West and Irish Region, Covid-19 and Redundancy Support

The following support is available to all GMB members in the North West and Irish Region. Working alongside the ReachOut project and a number of partners across the region support has been established for GMB members to access whenever you need it.

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