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  • EC Report – Unite Alliance 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 – Unite Alliance 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 – Unite Alliance 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 […]

  • Unite Alliance a new reps alliance

    Unite rep Alliance is exactly that an Alliance of ordinary Industrial based, left thinking reps who are either standing for election, or who are considering standing for a seat on our Unite Executive Council. We are leading reps who work in every region, industry and sector within Unite which together form the diverse heart of […]

  • Unite Executive Council Elections 2017

    Unite Alliance will be providing comprehensive information and commentary on all independent candidates for the Unite Executive Council elections 2017.

  • EC election key dates and information

    EC election key dates and guidance W/C 31st October 2016 All Unite branches and workplace reps will be sent communications inviting members who are interested in standing in the EC elections to submit a campaign statement (150 words max) which asks branches or workplaces to nominate them as a candidate during the nomination period. This […]

  • Executive Council Elections 2017

    Executive Council Elections 2017 – Guidance and Timetable 

  • EC Report – Unite Alliance Sept 2016

    Read the latest Executive Council report September 2016

  • Policy Conference 2016

    The report of the 4th Unite Policy conference is available on the Unite conferences website. The report contains the full text all of the Executive Statements and motions agreed at the conference. An up to date policy manual is being prepared by the Research Department which will be posted on the Unite Website due course.