Category: News

Workload Wins at Newcastle College!!

Vicky Knight, President-Elect of UCU spent a day with Newcastle College UCU Branch meeting members, hosting Tea and Cake events, meeting with management and celebrating the latest win with the members of the Workload Working Group and Assistant Principal, Lisa Hamilton-Murray. The branch reps with the Workload Working Group have managed to secure a limit…


Protest at Darlington College in row over pay cuts

    News update : 3rd July During Friday’s UCU branch meeting members rejected the latest offer from the employer, which would still mean significant pay reductions, and voted to register a failure to disagree and invoke the disputes procedure with the College.   News update : 21st June, 4pm News update: 21st June, 11am…


Durham Miners’ Gala 2017 : TUC request for stewards

Message from the TUC re Durham Miners’ Gala: Unison Northern Region have kindly agreed to coordinate the field stewards for the Durham Miners’ Gala which takes place on Saturday 8th July 2017. To that end it would be greatly appreciated if your union could identify volunteers to assist with the stewarding. We are asking that…