Welcome to UNISON Hull City

Welcome to UNISON, our Trade Union. We support and protect almost 1.3 million working people and offer a huge range of benefits to our members. We represent over 5,500 members in the Hull City Branch of UNISON and those employees engaged in delivering public services allied to the Council, in addition we have members in Further Education Colleges and the Community and Voluntary Sector within the East Riding of Yorkshire.

Hull City Branch marching to end austerity

London demo

Hull City Branch taking part in the protest march in London on 1st July 2017.

Durham Miners Gala - Gallery (11/07/17)

The 133rd Durham Miners’ Gala was held on Saturday 8th July 2017. UNISON Hull City Branch were proud to march with fellow trade unionists through the packed streets of Durham.

Jeremy Corbyn applauds the Hull City Banner as we make our way past.

 

Latest news

Branch Office Closure on Tuesday 29th August 2017 (16/08/17)

The UNISON Hull City Branch Office will be closed on Tuesday 29 August 2017 and reopening on Wednesday 30 August 2017.

 

Hull City Branch proud sponsors of Disability Sports Humber (14/07/17)

Hull Coty sponsorship

UNISON Hull Branch, proud sponsors of Disability Sports Humber, displaying the cheque for £6100 raised by those, including me, Nikki Osborne who ran the Jane Tomlinson 10K in June. Here we are doing the obligatory giant cheque thingy with Adrian Kennett and Daryl Jones.

 

Congratulations to the 15 to 1 winner on 21st June! (11/07/17)

Big congratulations to Branch Treasure Dave Harding for winning 15 to 1 on the 21.6.17!

 

Members' Lottery: In support of Hull & East Yorkshire Credit Union (05/07/17)

Hull City Lottery

Members’ Lottery: In support of Hull & East Yorkshire Credit Union

For just £1 a ticket, our fair and fantastic Members’ Lottery (run by Friendly Folk) offers you the chance to win valuable prizes every month.

Join the monthly Lottery - download the joining form here

Join our monthly Lottery!

  • Tickets cost £1 each per month. Maximum 10 tickets per member.
  • Lottery drawn on the 2nd Wednesday of each month.
  • Cash prizes and gifts. Super Christmas draws.
  • Just complete this form to give us permission to make deductions from your savings account (for your tickets) and we will do the rest.
  • Remember you must have funds in your Membership account to be eligible for entry.

If you win, we will notify you by post. A list of all winners also appears on the HEYCU website.

Fantastic monthly prizes
At least 50% paid out - plus equivalent of two extra draws for our super Christmas Draw with lots more prizes.

  • First prize monthly of at least £250.
  • Lots of other great prizes to win.

After paying out our prize winners, all Lottery proceeds are donated to your Credit Union to help it provide you, its’ members, with even better services.

Join the monthly Lottery - download the joining form here

 

Get help with school uniform costs - deadline 21 July 2017 (23/05/17)

School uniform grant 2017

School Uniform Grant - Application form pdf
School Uniform Grant - Questions & Answers pdf

If you have any problem with filling in the form please don't hesitate to get in touch with the branch

 

NEC elections - Have your say (11/02/17)

UNISON HULL CITY BRANCH
NATIONAL EXECUTIVE COUNCIL
2017-2019 ELECTION PROCEDURES

The candidates that Hull City Branch of UNISON has nominated are as follows:

  1. ADRIAN KENNETT – YORKSHIRE & HUMBERSIDE MALE SEAT.
  2. SARAH LITTLEWOOD – YORKSHIRE & HUMBERSIDE FEMALE SEAT.
  3.  GRETA HOLMES – YORKSHIRE & HUMBERSIDE FEMALE SEAT.
  4.  VICKY PERRIN – YORKSHIRE & HUMBERSIDE RESERVED SEAT
  5. PAUL GILROY – LOCAL GOVERNMENT MALE SEAT.
  6. PAUL HOLMES – LOCAL GOVERNMENT GENERAL SEAT.
  7. JANE DOOLAN – LOCAL GOVERNMENT FEMALE SEAT.
  8. ANDREA EGAN – LOCAL GOVERNMENT FEMALE SEAT.
  9. APRIL ASHLEY – BLACK MEMBERS FEMALE SEAT.
  10. HUGO PIERRE – BLACK MEMBERS MALE SEAT.
  11. ROGER LEWIS – DISABLED MEMBER GENERAL SEAT.

Dear Colleagues
The ballots are due to take place for contested seats on the National Executive Council elections for 2017-2019 and below is listed the timetable for your information.
ENTITLEMENT TO VOTE
All eligible members who are included on our membership system three months before the date the ballot papers are sent out will be entitled to vote in the appropriate election.   Members who are not on the membership system on the date set out in the timetable will not be entitled to vote.

BALLOT PAPERS
Ballot papers will be sent to members’ home or (any other address they have given in writing) as shown on the Regional Membership System.   Members will be provided with a prepaid envelope for the return of the ballot paper to the independent scrutiniser.   All voting will be by post.
Ballot papers will start to be despatched to individual members on 3 April 2017 where members have previously requested (via the RMS) materials in a special format, such as large print, they will automatically receive the ballot pack in that format, any additional requests should be made to the ballot helpline.

BALLOT HELPLINE
If any members have not received a paper by 11 April 2017, they should contact the ballot helpline operated by UNISON Direct on 0800 0 857 857.   Members with hearing difficulties can use text phone 0800 0 967 968 the latest point at which members can request a ballot paper is 25 APRIL 2017.

CLOSE OF BALLOT AND RESULT
The deadline for receipt of ballot papers by the independent scrutiniser is 28 APRIL 2017.
The deadline for written complaints and supporting evidence to be sent to the Returning Officer by 5pm on Friday 5 May 2017.

The deadline for the Returning Officer to investigate and respond to complaints is
19 MAY 2017.

The results will be published on 23 MAY 2017.
Regards
HULL CITY BRANCH OF UNISON

 

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Hull City UNISON Marching Banner

Hull city Banner

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