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Posted: 10th May 2019

We have received some interest from members on how to get on the Email list to receive GMB correspondence directly. Such as the Communications sent out to DC based GMB Members yesterday from National GMB office.

If you give your email address details to one of the reps or contact the Regional office they will…

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Bulletin No 4 April 2019

Posted: 19th April 2019

Bulletin No 4 April 2019

WILKO PAY CLAIM UPDATE

Dear Colleagues

Further talks with Wilko took place on Thursday 11th April in Worksop.

Management gave GMB national reps a business update and during the latter stages of negotiations Wilko put forward an offer for those currently earning more than National Living Wage (NLW) and team…

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* Union Learning Update *

Posted: 16th April 2019

* Union Learning Update *

After considerable team member interest and consulting with Coleg Gwent, we have an update on the essential skill courses.

The Coleg Gwent team will be on site at DC2 on Wednesday 1st May for enrolment and then looking to start courses on Thursday 9th May. No times are confirmed as…

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* DC1 and DC2 Update 1/4/2019 *

Posted: 1st April 2019

* DC1 and DC2 Update 1/4/2019 *

Over the next few days you should start receiving DC specific GMB correspondence containing your indicative ballot paper and pre paid return envelope.

It is imperative that you have your say to give us a true and accurate reflection of the feeling amongst the DC membership.…

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* DC2 7 Day Working *

Posted: 8th March 2019

* DC2 7 Day Working *

Just to update as there has been a lot of en-queries, The flexible working panel are looking at the DC2 flexible requests next week.

There has been a slight delay due to members of the panel having pre booked holidays.

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*DC2 7 day working Update*

Posted: 6th March 2019

*DC2 7 day working Update*

Just to update as quite rightly and as expected the new rotas are causing a lot of upset and anger within the DC and also with our colleagues at DC1. This is due to the detrimental impact to work life balance and what some team members believe could be an…

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Posted: 4th March 2019

Please could all members check with Cardiff GMB office that their address is up to date.

This is critical to ensure members receive any future forms of ballot that may take place, pay claims and other correspondence.

CARDIFF GMB – 029 2049 1260

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*ULR UPDATE*

Posted: 15th February 2019

There will be an open event on Monday 18th February in the foyer at DC2 to gauge interest in essential skills courses.

This will be run by Helen Walley and will run from 9:30am – 2pm. Any DC nights or retail staff who may be interested can email Helen at helen.walley@wilko.com.

There will also be…

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