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  • 4 Million auto-enrolled into workplace pension schemes

    20 August 2014

    Commenting on the news last week that 4 million people have now been auto-enrolled to workplace pensions, TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady, said:

  • Ten Tips to make sure that you don't lose track of your pension.

    15 August 2014

    It was recently reported in the press that a pension scheme member had discovered by chance that he had £21,000 in a pension pot he’d paid into and then forgotten about. This has prompted a guide to be written for members.

  • Annual Delegate Meeting – Changes to Administrative Timetable

    28 July 2014

    The Executive Council have endorsed a recommendation that the previous custom and practice for the consideration of whether propositions are out of order, will now take place at their December meeting, instead of the Executive Council meeting in January.

  • Keep me Posted

    28 July 2014

    Usdaw is supporting a new initiative which aims to persuade banks, energy providers, mobile phone companies and others to give customers a choice about whether or not they receive paper bills.

  • Pensions scams - a lifetime's savings lost in a moment

    25 July 2014

    Pension scams are on the increase in the UK. Check the facts before you make an irreversible decision. A lifetime's savings can be lost in a moment.

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    25th National Hazards Conference

    29 August 2014 - 31 August 2014

    Keele University
    The Annual Hazards Conference is the UK biggest educational and organising event for Trade Union Safety Reps and activists. For further information visit

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    Usdaw First Series Summer School

    6 September 2014 - 13 September 2014

    Wortley Hall, Sheffield
    0161 224 2804
    Usdaw's First Series Summer School has been designed for members who have already shown some commitment to the Union and are keen to play a more active part in Union affairs in the future.

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    Austerity Wrecks Lives - March & Rally

    6 September 2014

    Castlefield Arena, Manchester
    Join the march and rally in Manchester and share your views on what you think of the Governments austerity policies.

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    TUC Conference

    7 September 2014 - 10 September 2014

    BT Convention Centre, Kings Dock, Liverpool L3 4FP
    020 7636 4030
    Further information is available at

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    Usdaw Second Series Summer School

    20 September 2014 - 27 September 2014

    Wortley Hall, Sheffield
    0161 224 2804
    Usdaw's Second Series Summer School is intended for experienced and active members who play a leading role in Union activities at their branch and workplace.

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