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Annual General Meeting 2018 (17/10/17)

AGM 2018

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The Branch AGM is held in March each year and, as usual, we will be holding an aggregate meeting over a number of days and at different locations and times – see panel opposite.

Tuesday 13 March at 12.30pm
Sullivan Room, Leeds Town Hall,
The Headrow, Leeds LS1 3AD

Thursday 15 March at 12.30pm
Conference Rooms 2 & 2A
LCC Highways, Ring Road,
Middleton, Leeds LS10 4AX

Tuesday 20 March at 12.30pm
Hough Top Court, LS13 4QP

Thursday 22 March at 5.15pm
UNISON Branch Office, LS2 9EN

The Branch Officer posts to be elected by the AGM are:

  • Branch Chair
  • Branch Vice Chair
  • Branch Secretary
  • Assistant Branch Secretary
  • Branch Treasurer
  • Assistant Branch Treasurer
  • Affiliated Political Fund Officer
  • Welfare Secretary
  • Education Co-ordinator
  • Health & Safety Officer
  • Equality Officer
  • Publicity Officer
  • Membership Services Officer
  • Young Members’ Officer
  • International Officer
  • Lifelong Learning Co-ordinator

In addition the AGM will appoint the following having received nominations submitted by the Branch Committee:

  • Branch Auditors (2)
  • Branch Superannuation Adviser

If you are interested in any of these positions please contact the Branch Office for further information including role descriptions and a nomination form.

British Sign Language interpreters will be available at the Town Hall meeting on 13th March 2018.

If you have any special requirements or require this information in an alternative format, please contact the Branch to arrange.

APF Agenda - for Tuesday 24th October 2017 (10/10/17)
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Foundation Consultation Ballot Result - What next? (14/08/17)
General Financial Surgeries - Thurs 17th Aug & Tues 14th Nov (01/08/17)
Home Insurance offer for members - £50 Love2Shop Reward (15/05/17)

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Buy a UIA Home Insurance policy online and
you will receive a £50 Love2shop Reward

UNISON members - our great value Home Insurance just got even better. When you buy a Home Insurance policy from us online, you’ll be eligible to receive a £50 Love2shop Reward. Love2shop Rewards are accepted online at many restaurants, attractions and shops such as John Lewis and Argos. Visit www.unisoninsurance.co.uk to get a quote!

With a UNISON Insurance policy, you’ll get all of these great benefits as standard:

  • Interest-free monthly payments
  • Up to £1million Buildings and £75,000 Contents Cover
  • 20% combined discount if you purchase a combined Buildings and Contents policy
  • New for old replacement^
  • No administration fees to amend your policy
  • Accidental damage to computers, TV and games consoles

You can also add low cost additional extras to your policy:

  • Home Emergency Cover
  • Personal Possessions Cover
  • Legal and Identity Theft Cover
  • Bicycle Cover

We aim to provide you with high quality levels of service

  • We are rated 9/10 on Trustpilot
  • 98% of our customers would recommend us*
  • 100% UK-based call centres
  • A dedicated, highly experienced Claims Team

Did you know we can also provide you with Travel and Pet Insurance?
Visit www.unisoninsurance.co.uk for more information.

^^To be eligible for this promotion, you need to purchase a new UIA Home Insurance policy online through our website. This promotion is not available to customers who purchase their insurance offline i.e. over the telephone. Full terms and conditions can be found by visiting UIA Terms and Conditions.

*Research carried out by UIA (Insurance) Ltd, March 2017
^Except clothing and household linen

UIA Mutual is a trading name of UIA (Insurance) Ltd. UIA Travel and Pet Insurance are provided by third parties, see UIA Terms and Conditions for details. UNISON is an Introducer Appointed Representative of UIA (Insurance) Ltd and UIA (Insurance Services) Ltd. UIA (Insurance) Ltd is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and Prudential Regulation Authority. UIA (Insurance Services) Ltd is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.


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