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Your Bristol UCU Newsflash, 27th April 2016

1) Pay Ballot Please vote! A returned ballot paper equals a stronger union. Not received your ballot? Please complete this form asap: https://www.ucu.org.uk/no-HE-ballot-paper Social Media. Go to UCU’s Facebook page; share our campaign material with colleagues. Add a Twibbon to your social media profile picture to let everyone know you’ve voted. Encourage colleagues to vote. […]

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Your Bristol Pay Newsflash, 20th April 2016

1) Pay Ballot: Vote Early, Vote Now You should have received your ballot paper. UCU is recommending you vote yes, for strike action and for action short of a strike. Voting for both forms of action gives our negotiators the strongest possible mandate in our present pay negotiations. If you haven’t received your ballot paper […]

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Annual General Meeting, 13:00-14:00, Wednesday, 11th May 2016, LT3, Arts Complex, Woodland Road

Agenda 1) Minutes of the previous AGM 15th May 2015 2) UCU Pay Campaign and Industrial Action 3) President’s Report 4) Discussion of Congress Motions (PDF slide) and Bristol UCU Amendment to Model Local Branch Rules (Quorum) 5) Treasurer’s Report – 2014/2015 Accounts 6) Election of Officers and Local Association Committee members for 2016-2017 7) AOB

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Your Bristol UCU Newsflash, 9th March

1) New Professional Services Staff Group Are you in Professional Services? Think Bristol UCU could be doing more to represent the interests of Professional Services’ staff? Then join our new Professional Services’ Staff Group. You should have received an email from your Professional Services’ reps this week asking for your views: this group is intended […]

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Your Bristol UCU Newsflash, 2nd March 2016

1) General Meeting, 1pm-2pm, TODAY, LT3 Arts Complex, 17 Woodland Road We have two items on the agenda: Pay Campaign & Pay Claim 2016-17 (Guest Speaker: Michael Carley, Bath UCU and UCU South West Regional Chair) University Vision & Strategy A copy of the agenda is on our website: https://bristolucu.blogs.bristol.ac.uk/files/2016/02/02.03.16-GM-Agenda.pdf — 2) Close the HE […]

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Your Bristol UCU Newsflash, 24th February 2016

1) General Meeting, 1pm-2pm, Wednesday 2nd March, LT3 Arts Complex, 17 Woodland Road We have two items on the agenda: Pay Campaign & Pay Claim 2016-17 (Guest Speaker Michael Carley, Bath UCU and UCU South West Regional Chair) University Vision & Strategy A copy of the agenda is on our website: https://bristolucu.blogs.bristol.ac.uk/files/2016/02/02.03.16-GM-Agenda.pdf — 2) Pay […]

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Your Bristol UCU Newsflash, 17th February 2016

1) General Meeting, 2nd March, 1pm-2pm, LT3, Arts Complex Date for the diary. Provisional agenda items include pay campaign (see below) and guest speakers. — 2) The Prevent Duty at Bristol As you may have seen, the Prevent Compliance Group circulated their Prevent Consultation last week. The Consultation closes 25th February. Some of the proposed […]

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Your Bristol UCU Newsflash, 10th February 2016

1) Events, Dear Boy, Events Quite a few events for your diaries: #HEARTUNIONS Week, University of Bristol Big Workplace Meeting, TODAY and Tomorrow, 12:00-14:00, Outside Senate House Organised by our UoB Unison comrades, part of the national TUC #HEARTUNIONS week of events celebrating the great work done by trade union reps and members, come along […]

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Your Bristol UCU Newsflash, 4th February 2016

1) Meet UCU For Lunch, Monday 22 February 2016, 12:00– 13:30, 7G1, 7 Priory Road As part of UCU’s Recruitment Week, Bristol UCU hosts ‘Meet UCU For Lunch’ on Monday, 22nd February. Members and non-members are all welcome at this lunch-time, drop-in event. Come find out more about what UCU does and what the union […]

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