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GMB EXTRA

Posted: 15th June 2022

Your GMB membership means you always have someone on your side in the workplace, but did you know that there are lots more member benefits too!

Visit GMB Extra today to check out your great membership discounts

 

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NJC Pay Claim Update 2022/2023

Posted: 10th June 2022

The final pay claim has now been submitted:

Thank you to all GMB members who responded to recent surveys regarding your aspirations for pay this year. All of the results were collated and considered by your GMB teams of Officers and Reps and the GMBs National Local Government and Schools Committees.

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Demand better – join the TUC march

Posted: 10th June 2022

On Saturday 18 June, GMB will be joining trade unions across the country to demand action on the cost of living – a new deal for working people – and a pay rise for all workers.

 

Working people have had enough.

The price of everything is going up – but key workers’ wages aren’t.…

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Win for Leisure Centres workers in Sandwell

Posted: 16th May 2022

There is strength in Unity!

After a lengthy dispute with their employer regarding fairness at work which resulted in Industrial Action across seven leisure centres last week (Tuesday 10th May 2022) GMB, Unison and Unite members working at Sandwell Leisure Trust have won their fight for fairness and a return to nationally agreed terms &…

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LGBT+ History Month

Posted: 11th February 2022

February is LGBT+ history month.

A time to reflect on the struggles that LGBT+ people have fought and won and to educate everyone on the reason solidarity is so important.

Why is LGBT+ equality important?

Despite huge strides in LGBT+ equality in the last few years, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT+) workers still face…

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NJC ballot now closed

Posted: 14th December 2021

THANK YOU!Thank you to all GMB members for taking the time to vote in the recent Indicative Industrial Action Ballot. Your participation really matters. Over 100,000 plus GMB members across Local Authorities, Councils, Schools and Academies in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland were included, so it going to take some time to collate…

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