Transplant Christmas Working Agreement

October 24, 2014

Title: TransPlant Operational Staff Christmas Working Arrangements: Financial Year 2014/15   Hi Everyone,   Although Summer is not quite finished I find ourselves already deep into planning for the Winter and more specifically for the expected blockade over the forthcoming Christmas period. I therefore need to establish whether we have volunteers who are willing to …

AUTISM IN THE WORKPLACE BRIEFING DAY

October 24, 2014

TO: THE SECRETARY ALL BRANCHES & REGIONAL COUNCILS REGIONAL ORGANISERS AND OFFICES       Dear Colleague,   AUTISM IN THE WORKPLACE BRIEFING DAY   There is an “Autism in the Workplace” briefing day on 4 November 2015.  This is to be held at the Workers Education Association, 4 Luke Street, London EC2A 4XW.   …

NO TO VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

October 24, 2014

TO: THE SECRETARY ALL BRANCHES & REGIONAL COUNCILS REGIONAL ORGANISERS AND OFFICES   Dear Colleague,   ETF POSTER COMPETITION – NO TO VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN   The European Transport Federation (ETF) Women’s Committee have launched a poster contest amongst its affiliates centred on a clear ‘no!’ to workplace violence. The contest will stand as ETF’s …

EX-METRONET GRADES

October 23, 2014

BREAKDOWN IN INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS, EX-METRONET GRADES – LONDON UNDERGROUND (LUL/14/2)   Further to my previous Circular No. IR/42/14, 30th January 2014, talks aimed at resolving a range of issues affecting our ex-Metronet grades members have taken place at ACAS. These talks were positive and the General Grades Committee has noted the correspondence on file and …

Xmas Payment Tubelines

October 21, 2014

Below is the tube lines offer for working the christmas and new years period fopr 2014 and 2015   Christmas New Year Leave Payment Arrangments 2014 2015 – Tube Lines – LUL 7 2

Jackie D'Arby Retires

October 20, 2014

The Branch would like to thank Jackie for all the hard work that she has put into the Trade Union movement over the years. She has worked tirelessly to support her work colleagues and often represented people through the most appalling harassment and bullying possible. She has been a role model for many people in …

Driverless Trains

October 18, 2014

EVERY JOB MATTERS – DEFENDING JOBS ON LONDON UNDERGROUND (LUL/14/5)   Further to my last circular, a resolution has been received from our Central Line East Branch concerning the  Every Job Matters Campaign and highlighting the issue of Driverless Trains. Just last week London Underground unveiled the design of automatic trains which they believe will …