Accidents At Work
  In the last 6 month's members of Unison Birmingham Branch have been...
Thu, 24 May 2018
Unison Workplace Visits
In June our Membership Officer will be visiting the below with a stall: Woodcoc...
Thu, 24 May 2018
New July Courses to help membe...
UNISON Birmingham Branch 25 years of Learning at Work July 2018 UNISON Birmin...
Tue, 22 May 2018
Branch wins for school staff
 Following recent meetings Birmingham Branch have won some improvements for...
Tue, 08 May 2018
Book club coming soon!
Passionate about reading? Are you a history buff or, is there a topic that exci...
Tue, 15 May 2018
Bins councillor gets the sack!...
In a post election re-shuffle Council leader Ian Ward is reported to have "binne...
Tue, 15 May 2018
Unison on the march in London
Birmingham Branch  members took part in the big  TUC march and demo on...
Tue, 15 May 2018
School cuts an election issue...
Protestors turned up on a rainy Saturday lunchtime last weekend to vent their an...
Tue, 17 April 2018
bin strikers

In a post election re-shuffle Council leader Ian Ward is reported to have "binned" Lisa Trickett, the councillor who was responsible for trying to push through the changes which started the long strike action and cost the city miillions in hiring agency staff to cover the strike.

She will be replaced by Coun Majid Mahmood (Hodge Hill).who will also have repsonsibility for pollution charges on vehicles as part of the city centre air quality programme.

In other posts will be :

Brigid Jones (Bournbrook and Selly Park)- stays as Deputy Leader

Coun Brett O'Reilly (Longbridge and West Heath) will now head up a resources portfolio - monitoring council finances after a series of budget overspends in recent years.

Coun Waseem Zaffar (Lozells) -Transport

Coun Kate Booth (Quinton) - Children's Services

Jayne Francis (Harborne)- Education

Paulette Hamilton (Holyhead) - Health and Adult Social Care

Tristan Chatifeld (Weoley & Selly Oak) - Social Inclusion

Sharon Thompson (North Edgbaston) - Homes and Neighbourhoods



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