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Branch Meeting

Posted: 10th August 2020

Next Branch Meeting is on:  Friday 4th September 2020 at 10:00 am

Due to the on-going Covid situation, the meeting will a virtual one by either Teams or Zoom, we will update you with the information once it has been organised.

All members welcome

Please would you confirm your attendance to Pat West via email…

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Contributions Rates

Posted: 31st July 2020

GMB Central Executive Council (CEC) 2020 has agreed under rule 10(6) to increase contributions rates for 2020-2021, to be implemented from 1st October 2020. The new rates will be as follows:-

Grade 1 (full time) to increase by 10 pence to £3.35 per week (£14.57 per month) Grade 2 (part time, i.e. for those working 20…

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Low Paid Means Low Priority

Posted: 12th May 2020

Low Paid Means Low Priority

It’s official – it’s the low paid who are dying most from Covid-19, according to new ONS figures released yesterday. Low-skilled jobs – security guards, bus drivers, chefs, retail workers, and people working in social care – have all been heaviest hit and once again, it’s the working poor who…

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