The PCS president blogs about the different ways you can get involved with your union and wider campaigns this month, with two very important elections underway.
Fran was elected national president for PCS this year. She was DWP group president for 7 years and is the Northern regional committee chair.
It must feel like déjà vu for members working in Whitehall.
Don’t allow apathy to win, get out and vote in the forthcoming general election and PCS General Secretary election, says PCS president Fran Heathcote
In her latest blog post Fran praises our brave ISS and Aramark members in the BEIS London South branch who took strike action to win the London Living Wage and calls on everyone to join in 2 important consultations
Fran, who addressed a major climate strike rally in Newcastle last week, explains why our union believes we need to make the case for radical action on climate change.
Fran writes about her speech at the People's Assembly demonstration against Prime Minister Boris Johnson's proroguing of parliament and how she believes the labour and trade union movement must not permit the rights and interests of working people to be trampled on.
Lots has been happening since my last blog. On return from my hols, I went straight to Durham to speak at a social security event hosted by Unite Community.
As newly elected national president I am planning to regularly blog to keep members updated with what I am up to.