Monthly Archives: October 2017

Great film night – Dennis Skinner documentary!

Published on October 20, 2017 at 12:27 pm

On Wednesday 11 October, UNISON, in conjunction with the Blackburn and District TUC, organised a free screening of the film Nature of the Beast, a sympathetic film on the career of Dennis Skinner MP, affectionately known as the Beast of Bolsover.

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Health & Wellbeing Week 2017 – 23-27 October 2017

Published on October 20, 2017 at 12:06 pm

UNISON will be encouraging all members to take part in the activities on offer from Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council during Health & Wellbeing Week.

23 – 27th October 2017.

Please find attached a list of activities taking place.



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Blackburn Foodbank 5th Birthday Open Day – 9th November

Published on October 20, 2017 at 11:50 am

Blackburn Foodbank will be celebrating its 5th Birthday
9th November

Long term partners.
New/Just looking Partners.
Potential Volunteers
Members of the public.
Anyone who cares about the wellbeing of others, be it a family member,
neighbour or friend.

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Pay: Join the lobby on 17 October

Published on October 10, 2017 at 1:34 pm

Our Pay Up Now! campaign is putting real pressure on MPs and the government in Westminster to end the pay cap for all public sector workers, and give everyone the pay rises they need and deserve.

That is why UNISON is calling on as many members as possible to join the UNISON / TUC joint lobby of Parliament on 17 October.

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