Crossing the line – the worrying rise of the volunteer police force

Time to Talk Curry and Chaat events Feb 2019

Thursday 7th February 2019 is National Time to Talk day. To show our support UNISON South Yorkshire Police Branch will be holding several Curry and Chaat days throughout the force. We will be providing all staff with a curry and rice and there will be UNISON representatives and welfare representatives there for people to come […]

30% off Croyde Bay Holidays!

Did you know that UNISON has a holiday park?! If you book by 2nd March 2019 you will receive an additional 30% discount! See the below link for details:   UNISON Double Discount  

UNISON Young Members Weekend 2019

2019 National Young Members’ Weekend Belfast , 10th – 12th May   Are you a UNISON member working for South Yorkshire Police under the age of 27? (under the age of 27 on Sunday, 12th May 2019) Would you like to be more active in the branch?   UNISON’s 2019 National Young Members’ Weekend is to […]

Proposed changes to Local Terms and Conditions

A message from Branch Secretary Emma Schofield:   Friends,   As you will all be aware the force is still facing financial challenges.   UNISON have been in consultation with HR for the past few months in relation to proposals made by the force for where savings can be made from our local terms and […]

PSC Pay Bulletin Dec 2018 Update

UNISON MEMBERS VOTE TO ACCEPT 2018 PAY OFFER UNISON police staff members in England and Wales have voted by a large majority to accept the Employers’ pay offer for 2018. 73% of members voted to accept the pay offer   27% of members voted to reject the pay offer with a willingness to take serious […]

2018 PSC Pay Offer – Trade Union Bulletin

At pay talks which took place at the Police Staff Council (PSC) on Monday 29 October, the Police Employers made a final pay offer for 2018 for police staff in England and Wales to the Police Staff Trade Union Side (UNISON, UNITE and GMB). See the below link for further details   2018 pay offer

Time-limited treats to welcome new members, and thank existing ones!

UNISON has turned November into Grovember. We’re welcoming new members to Britain’s biggest union – and thanking existing members – with exclusive money-saving offers. At a time when we might have expected to see a collapse in membership, UNISON has held steady. We did that by keeping our focus on what’s important to members, fighting […]

International Control Room Week

International Control Room Week is to recognise and celebrate emergency service control room employees that often go unnoticed and quietly deal with traumatic, life changing situations daily. The 22nd to 28th October 2018 is a week dedicated to celebrating the achievements of truly remarkable people who are at the end of the phone when we […]

Police and Justice Conference 2018

Branch Secretary Emma Schofield, Branch Chair Tony Whomersley and Vice Chair and Branch Communications Officer Kim O’Brien attended the Police and Justice Conference in Bournemouth from 10th-13th October. Tony put forward motions on behalf of the Yorkshire and Humberside Police and Justice Service Group and Kim spoke in support of motion 19: Police Resources, the […]