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Oppose the Tory attack on trade union democracy

May 31, 2014

This is the final report from the West Croydon branch on the branch’s involvement at the PCS national conference that ended last week. The branch moved an emergency motion, motion A474, that called on the union to campaign against Tory plans to introduce a 50% voter turnout threshold to industrial action ballots.  The purely...
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Vote ‘yes‘ in PCS ballot for fair pay

May 31, 2014

We are asking our civil service and public sector members to vote ‘Yes’ in a ballot to support our campaign for a fair pay rise, including a strike with other public sector unions on 10 July. On 12 June ballot papers will be sent out consulting members about potential coordinated strike action to break...
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PCS members balloted over shared service offshoring

May 31, 2014

PCS are balloting hundreds of members who work for Shared Services Connected Limited and Ministry of Justice for strike action against job losses, office closures and offshoring. Ballot papers went out on Friday 30 May to members in nine offices located in Blackpool, Newcastle, Cardiff, Sheffield, Leeds, York, Alnwick (all SSCL) and Bootle and...
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Blacklisting the blacklisters

May 27, 2014

Reports are emerging that the newly elected Labour led Croydon Council have pledged to ban those companies that have have blacklisted workers for their trade union activities and for speaking up for employee safety from obtaining commercial contracts with the Council. According to reports published earlier today on the industry website building.co.uk the Labour...
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PCS diary to be reinstated

May 26, 2014

The PCS diary which was withdrawn at the end of last year is to be reinstated following a motion to conference. Motion A55 noted the disappointment the decision taken by the national executive last year to discontinue the provision of free diaries to all members. The motion recognised the financial restraints placed upon PCS...
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Oppose racism wherever it is found

May 26, 2014

This year PCS conference passed motion A83 submitted by the Revenue and Customs East Midlands branch that opposed the stigmatisation of immigrants within all of the main political parties. The importance of this motion can be seen in the recent European elections results in which the UK Independence Party gained the largest share of...
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Rallying delegates for year ahead

May 25, 2014

In a rousing speech to conference, chair of our parliamentary group, John McDonnell rallied delegates for the important fight in the year ahead as we approach the general election. First however, he paid tribute to PCS general secretary Mark Serwotka who is unable to attend conference this year because of ill health John said:...
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HMPO in chaos

Members in HMPO will have seen the email from CEO Paul Pugh on 27th May 2014, and an email...
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PCS member consultation and Home Office leave restrictions imposed

Delegates to the PCS national conference last week voted overwhelmingly for a strategy with other public sector unions over pay based...
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Reasonable adjustments in the Home Office

Employers have a duty under the Equality Act to make reasonable adjustments to make sure staff are not disadvantaged...
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Non Payment of salary for PEO members

PCS have become aware of a number of members within PEO Croydon  who have for over two months not...
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GEC Election results published

Earlier today the results of the Group Executive Committee elections were announced. PCS Croydon congratulates all those members who...
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CODE OF BEHAVIOUR FORCED ON MEMBERS WITH IN TEMPORARY MIGRATION

Summary: Code of Behaviour with Draconian Dress code introduced in TM and steps taken by PCS Members in Temporary...
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Dual workplace tax changes

From 1st May 2014 the Home Office will be applying HMRC tax regulations as detailed on HMRC Notice 490...
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Equality and the PDR Process

Kevin White tells us that good performance management is built on regular, honest and timely two-way conversations, and the...
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Changes to Study Leave Policy

At the instigation of CSEP (Civil Service Employee Policy) the Home Office is now looking to change Special leave...
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Oppose racism wherever it is found

This year PCS conference passed motion A83 submitted by the Revenue and Customs East...

Defend our reps!

West Croydon branch secretary Richard Gillingham spoke on Wednesday afternoon on the need for...

Branch calls on NEC to support members at work

Wednesday afternoon was a busy afternoon for the West Croydon branch as the branch...

Non Payment of salary for PEO members

PCS have become aware of a number of members within PEO Croydon  who have...

West Croydon Chair calls on conference delegates to stop waffling

On Wednesday morning the Home Office West Croydon branch chair Jon Morgan called on...

West Croydon Mandate Meeting

The West Croydon branch will be holding a mandate meeting on Thursday 15 May,...

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