Workers Memorial Day 2020


International Workers Memorial Day commemorates those people who have tragically lost their lives at work. Each year the trade union movement comes together to remember the dead whilst at the same time, continue their fight for the living.

This year, we have produced a video to mark the day.

Coventry City Council – UNISON Negotiations Update


This week UNISON reps are engaging in several meetings on behalf of members.

Corporate Joint Trade Union meetings X2
LATU (Local Authority Education forum)
Adult Services Trade Union meeting
Children’s services Trade Union meeting
Joint Safety Forum (held at UNISON’s request)

As a branch we were proud to host our first virtual meeting last Wednesday which was well attended and raised some important issues. Please ensure we have an up to date email address so we can invite you to the next meeting – email to

We will be raising the issue of the tax relief allowance with the employer following the Easter break

> Annual Leave <
Updated information will shortly be issued by the employer regarding annual leave which considers changes in legislation to allow staff to carry leave over for up to 2 years. If you have a question or concern about annual leave, please get in touch.

Coronavirus: Learning for members with Skills Academy — Coventry Unison – Learning and Education


Coronavirus: Learning for members with Skills Academy Training for our members –Online learning for UNISON members During this difficult and worrying time we all need something positive and constructive to focus on. UNISON is keen to ensure that members still have access to the high-quality training that the union provides during the current coronavirus crisis. […]

Coronavirus: Learning for members with Skills Academy — Coventry Unison – Learning and Education