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Archive: Nov 2017

  1. DERBY WOMEN’S CENTRE DONATION FROM GMB

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    GMB Union D44 Branch, and Midland and East Coast Region, presented Derby Women’s Centre with a cheque for £500 to support them in their campaign to prevent closure.

    The much used and vital organisation is desperately short of funding and GMB Union is assisting in the drive to prevent it from closing (more…)

  2. Nottingham City Branch Raise Funds for Hayward House

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    Nottingham City Branch with Nottingham City Homes recently hosted a Halloween Dance to raise funds for Hayward House, which is based at the City Hospital Nottingham, part of the Nottinghamshire University Hospitals NHS trust. (more…)

  3. COLLECTIVE YOUTH FESTIVAL

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    This was a concept brought up by unions wanting to be involved in the city of culture through the Trade Council. Hull City of Culture was not very helpful so the Trade Council with various unions went it alone.

    The GMB Hull No1 branch was involved with two of the members Lloyd Dobbs organising the bands and arranging the erection of the stage and sound system. Mick McGarry with the band the Hill Billy Troupe was also a prominent person with the Hill Billy’s starting the event off.

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