UNISON General Secretary Election – Tower Hamlets nominate Paul Holmes

Tower Hamlets UNISON has nominated Paul Holmes for UNISON General Secretary because: Paul has the best record of leadership and fighting for members; Paul is the members’ candidate, from the shop floor; Paul will take the job on his current wage of £32,000, declining the £100,000 available; Paul will massively increase funding to branches so […]

Statement: hands off Adult Day Care Centres

Unison members across Adult Day Care Centres in Tower Hamlets have written a number of statements and are petitioning against the shocking decision to close this key service during the pandemic. Read the East London Advertiser article on the impact the proposed closures will have on vulnerable residents Sign our petition: https://forms.gle/dBGAq7UqVYTsBMTR6 Statement on the […]

Say no to £650k cuts for SEND children • Sign the petition and join the meeting

Online Rally: Say no to SEND cuts • Wednesday 21st October, 6pm via Zoom Meeting ID: 880 1048 3942 Password: THNEU Link: https://zoom.us/j/88010483942 Sign the petition here: https://bit.ly/SEND_cuts_petition Tower Hamlets Council is planning to support provided to children with SEND by up to £650,000. The proposals will see 13.5 of the current 28.5 posts deleted […]

September+ Hardship Claim

HARDSHIP CLAIMS ARE NOW CLOSED, PLEASE CALL THE BRANCH IF YOU HAVE A QUERY. 020 7364 5302/6515.   We will continue to process hardship payments for those people whose deductions have occurred later. We ONLY require your September/October payslip. Please DO NOT submit more than one application, if you make an error contact the branch […]

August Hardship Claim Form

Please use September link when live.  

July Hardship Claim Form

Please use September link when live.  

Tower Power Strike Special #2

Read our Tower Power Strike Special #2 • Three Days of Striking Defiance Download Here: Tower Power Strike Special #2 Complete our Strike Review #3 here: https://bit.ly/2Q5DZjI

Further Strike Dates. Thursday 13 August, Friday 14 August, Monday 17 August

Read & Share: Dave Prentis’ letter to John Biggs regarding Tower Rewards

Ahead of our next round of action, our General Secretary Dave Prentis, has written to Mayor John Biggs regarding Tower Rewards. You can download a .pdf copy of the letter here: Dave Prentis Letter to Mayor John Biggs The text of the letter, dated 5 August 2020, reads: “Dear John, “I am making the unusual […]

Consultation on NJC national pay offer