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  • 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.

  • Commonwealth Games

    25 July 2014

    The Commonwealth Games have started in Glasgow. This means that for 2 weeks hundreds of athletes and thousands of visitors will be going to Scotland.

  • Usdaw again wins justice for redundant Barratt’s workers

    25 July 2014

    Shopworkers trade union leader John Hannett has welcomed an Employment Tribunal decision in favour of former Barrett’s workers who were made redundant without the legally required consultation by management and administrators.

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    Glasgow Pride Festival

    19 July 2014 - 3 August 2014

    Pride Glasgow is Glasgow and the West of Scotland LGBT Pride Festival held in Glasgow.

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    Belfast Pride Festival

    25 July 2014 - 2 August 2014

    028 9089 0207
    Belfast Pride is Ireland’s largest Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans festival appealing to audiences of over 15,000 people in the summer of each year.

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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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    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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