Category: Our Stories

Community wins inflation-busting wage increase for its members
Community - May 4th, 2018
Community's rep team have recently achieved a substantial pay increase above inflation for its members in Falck Security, as part of an agreement to ensure [...]
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Community’s Justice Sector Committee continue to tackle issues at work
Community - May 3rd, 2018
Whilst the world of work continues to change, Community's Justice Sector Committee comes together every quarter to discuss key issues and what the union can [...]
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Community’s young ambassadors attend TUC conference
Community - April 12th, 2018
Five young members have recently represented Community at the TUC's annual young workers conference, a meeting of young trade unionists that advise the TUC General Council [...]
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Community continues to invest in local homeless support projects
Community - April 11th, 2018
Community have donated £1200 to Northampton Hope Centre to pay for ground clearance that will facilitate an allotment space that grows produce to feed homeless [...]
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Roy Rickhuss visits Ty Hafan children’s hospice
Community - March 26th, 2018
While visiting Cardiff to meet with Community reps, Roy Rickhuss took time to visit the Ty Hafan centre with regional staff  to see how the [...]
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Community takes the stress out of studying for its members
Community - March 13th, 2018
Community has taken the stress out of studying for its members by granting successful applicants a bursary payment to cover certain costs during their first [...]
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Community continues to secure learning opportunities for its members
Community - March 12th, 2018
Community has secured a digital literacy learning opportunity for its members in Wales through its learning and support provider, Communitas. Community members in Wales were [...]
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Community signs new agreement with UK carers
Community - March 9th, 2018
Community have recently signed a new agreement with a care company in the UK. Shepshed Carers is a Home and Social Care provider cooperative based [...]
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Roy Rickhuss meets with members at new Scottish office
Community - March 8th, 2018
Roy Rickhuss, Community’s General Secretary, met with local reps in Glasgow today, to visit the union’s new regional office in the centre of Scotland’s biggest city. [...]
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Declan Mann – learning at the heart of the union
Community - March 7th, 2018
In National Apprenticeships Week, we are pleased to highlight the story of one of Community's new apprentices, Declan Mann, our new Apprentice Organiser for the [...]
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