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  • Len McCluskey’s Officers Conference speech 2018

    Good morning, colleagues,   Let me join the Chair in also welcoming you to Birmingham   A city many of you will be seeing a lot more of in the future, when we open our new education and conference centre – in 2019.   It will be a symbol of Unite investing in the future, […]

  • Weight of evidence from Gerard Coyne leads Certification Officer to appoint a retired High Court Judge to investigate Len McCluskeys narrowly won election

    The Certification Officer supported by retired High Court Judge Jeffery Burke will soon be holding a hearing into the complaints against Len McCluskey’s election as General Secretary in 2017 with a ruling expected by the end of March 2018. If the Certification Officer upholds any of the 10 complaints the complainants have asked for Len […]

  • EC Report – December 2017

    Unite Alliance EC report from December 2017 Executive Council meeting Dec 2017 Unite Alliance report

  • Unite Alliance welcomes UniteNow

    Unite Alliance welcomes the news that Unite Now will be joining Unite Alliance. UniteNow has for many years been the only home for progressive independent unite members and activists within Unite. At all levels of the union UniteNow have represented the views of ordinary hard working unite members whilst challenging the cultist practices of the […]

  • EC Report – September 2017

    Unite Alliance EC report from September 2017 Executive Council meeting September EC Report click here to read

  • EC Report – June 2017

    Unite Alliance EC report from June 2017 Executive Council meeting June 2017 Unite EC report click here to read

  • EC Report – May 2017

    SPECIAL MEETING OF THE EXECUTIVE COUNCIL Unite Now EC Report 1pm Monday 8th May 2017. 1. Apologies & Leave of Absence requests. There was a reasonable turn out for a special EC meeting with most of the newly elected delegates in attendance. 2. Election of the Chair. Tony Woodhouse was elected as Chair of the council. 3. Report on […]

  • State of the Union

    Unite the Union EC results have been declared today and it is clear from the results that members have sent a very strong signal that they seek change to the way our union is being run by rejecting the factional and divisive (politically based) control of the United Left grouping.  Members elected a record number of […]

  • EC Report – March 2017

    Unite Alliance EC report from March 2017 Executive Council meeting Read the latest Unitenow Executive Council Report from March 2017

  • Unitenow statement on General Secretary Election 2017

    After extensive debate at a national meeting, Unitenow have decided that at this present time, we will not endorse any of the candidates in the upcoming General Secretary Election of Unite the Union. We believe that the election of the Executive Council of the Union is of more importance, this is something that appears to […]

  • EC report – December 2016

    Read the latest UniteNow Executive Council report from December 2016

  • Len McCluskey submits his resignation as General Secretary of Unite

    Len McCluskey the General Secretary of Unite the Union submitted his resignation to the Unite Executive Council this afternoon. The resignation will take effect after the requisite notice period which means the resignation takes effect from 28th April 2017. The General Secretary Election timetable will follow the Executive Council timetable. Gail Cartmail the Assistant General […]