Conference News

Branch to the fore at both local government and national delegate conferences.

Kathleen Kennedy
Kathleen makes her maiden speech

Branch delegates were active at the podium at both UNISON’s Local Government Service Group Conference and the union’s National Delegate Conference (NDC) in June 2016.

Branch Secretary, Inez Teece and Branch Chair, Kate Ramsden both spoke at this year’s Local Government Conference – Inez in her role as Regional Delegate and Kate as branch delegate.

Click here to see the report of the Local Government Conference on the Branch website

Kate Ramsden then made two speeches at National Delegate Conference, whilst Branch Equalities Officer, Kathleen Kennedy made her maiden speech at NDC.

Kate spoke in the first debate of the week on poverty then on Palestine during the international debates. Kathleen spoke on combatting bullying, especially amongst young workers.

Click here to see the NDC report on the Branch website